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December 16, 2020

States to Watch in 2021: New Mexico

According to statewide polling data, 72 percent of New Mexico residents said they favor a proposal to legalize, tax, and regulate cannabis sales.

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December 16, 2020

Senate Passes Bill Authorizing Attorney General to Increase Number of Federally Licensed Cannabis Providers

For over five decades, federal regulators have only authorized a single licensee – the University of Mississippi – to cultivate cannabis plants for use in FDA-approved clinical studies.

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December 15, 2020

Monitoring the Future Study: No Increase in Youth Marijuana Use Following Statewide Legalization

Year-over-year, “the use of marijuana in all forms … by adolescents [nationwide] did not significantly change in any of the three grades [8th grade, 10th grade, and 12th grade] for lifetime use, past 12-month use, past 30-day use, [or] daily use."

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December 14, 2020

Tell President-Elect Biden: It’s Time to Shut Down the Drug Czar’s Office

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