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October 27, 2020

Virginia NORML Calls for Legalization to Protect Marijuana Consumers from Potentially Tainted Products

Virginia NORML today reiterated its call that state lawmakers expeditiously move forward in 2021 with legislation legalizing and regulating the adult-use marijuana market.

The post Virginia NORML Calls for Legalization to Protect Marijuana Consumers from Potentially Tainted Products appeared first on NORML.

October 26, 2020

Study: Seniors Report Using Cannabis Products to Mitigate Symptoms Associated with Older Age

"Most older adults in the sample initiated [their] cannabis use after the age of 60 years and used it primarily for medical purposes to treat pain, sleep disturbance, anxiety, and/or depression."

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October 26, 2020

South Dakota: Latest Polling Shows Medical Initiative Likely to Pass, Adult-Use Amendment in Tight Race

Among South Dakota Democrats, 73 percent expressed their intent to vote 'yes' for Amendment A, as do 58 percent of Independents. By contrast, only 34 percent of Republicans back the amendment.

The post South Dakota: Latest Polling Shows Medical Initiative Likely to Pass, Adult-Use Amendment in Tight Race appeared first on NORML.

October 23, 2020

Nevada: The Candidates to Watch this Election

Elections are happening across the nation on both the federal and state level that could have significant impacts on cannabis policy.

The post Nevada: The Candidates to Watch this Election appeared first on NORML.