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March 10, 2021

NORML Comments on Attorney General Merrick Garland’s Confirmation

in a bipartisan 70-30 vote, members of the US Senate approved Merrick Garland to be the next Attorney General of the United States.

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March 10, 2021

Hawaii: Senate Lawmakers Approve Measures to Legalize Marijuana Sales, Expand Decriminalization Law

The Senate voted 20 to 5 to advance Senate Bill 767, which would legalize and regulate the commercial marijuana market in the state.

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March 9, 2021

Legislation Introduced To No Longer Deny Citizenship Based on Cannabis Consumption

On Monday, March 8th, Representative Brenden Boyle (PA-02) introduced legislation (HR 1614) to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act by removing marijuana offenses as grounds of inadmissibility or consideration in a good moral character determination, among other legal changes.

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March 8, 2021

NORML Responds to Growing Calls to Re-Criminalize Higher Potency THC Products

Imposing such a blanket ban on higher-potency products will not eliminate demand for these products, but it will succeed in driving this market underground -- making it unregulated and unsafe.

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