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September 25, 2020

Michigan: Lawmakers Approve Marijuana Expungement Legislation

HB 4982 explicitly permits those convicted of one or more misdemeanor marijuana offenses to file a petition with the court to have their criminal record set aside.

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September 24, 2020

Study: Use of Cannabis Long-Term Not Associated with Cognitive Differences in Older Adults

“In this sample of individuals with neuropathic pain, no significant differences were found in cognitive performance between non-MC [medical cannabis] licensed and licensed patients."

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September 23, 2020

Survey: Nearly One in Three Migraine Sufferers Have Used Cannabis for Symptom Management, Most Report It to Be Effective

Some 30 percent of migraine patients have used cannabis to mitigate migraine pain. Among these users, 82 percent reported it to be effective at providing migraine relief.

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September 22, 2020

NORML Registers Voters for National Voter Registration Day

NORML is excited to once again be part of a national effort to strengthen our democracy by registering voters on September 22, 2020, National Voter Registration Day.

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