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December 3, 2020

Tomorrow: Federal Marijuana Vote

Tomorrow, members of the US House of Representatives are anticipated to take up the Marijuana Opportunity,…

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December 2, 2020

MORE Act Approved by House Rules Committee

Members of the House Rules Committee have advanced the Marijuana Opportunity, Reinvestment, and Expungement (MORE) Act, HR 3884, which removes marijuana from the federal Controlled Substances Act -- thereby eliminating the existing conflict between state and federal marijuana laws. The legislation is expected to be considered on the floor of the House of Representatives later this week.

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December 2, 2020

“No Evidence” that Adult-Use Marijuana Laws Influence Cannabis Use by Teens

Authors “found no evidence that RML [recreational marijuana legalization] was associated with [an] increased likelihood or level of marijuana use among adolescents. Rather, among adolescents who reported any use of marijuana in the past month, the frequency of use declined by 16 percent after RML.”

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November 30, 2020

Arizona: Prop. 207 Legalization Measure Officially Takes Effect

Provisions legalizing marijuana possession, use, and personal cultivation take immediate effect.

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