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April 23, 2019

Maine: Regulators Moving Forward With Rules to Govern Retail Marijuana Sales

After multiple delays, regulators are finally moving forward with draft regulations to implement the state's 2016 voter-approved initiative legalizing the commercial production and retail sale of marijuana.
April 22, 2019

Alabama: Jefferson County Police To Cite, Rather Than Prosecute, Minor Marijuana Violators

A spokesperson for the Jefferson County (population: 658,000) Sheriff’s Office announced today that local law enforcement will begin citing, rather than arresting, low-level marijuana offenders.
April 20, 2019

Weekly Legislative Roundup 4/20/19

Welcome to the 4/20 edition of NORML's Weekly Legislative Roundup!
April 19, 2019

CBS Poll: Nationwide Support For Marijuana Legalization At All-Time High

Sixty-five percent of Americans believe that the use of marijuana by adults "should be legal," according to national polling data compiled by CBS News. That figure is six percentage points above last year's total, and is the highest percentage of support ever recorded in a CBS poll.