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August 25, 2020

Pennsylvania: NORML Praises Governor’s Call to Legalize Adult-Use Marijuana Market, Restore Justice to Those with Past Convictions

"I'm calling on the legislature to to legalize recreational marijuana, with the revenue going to: small business grant funding [and] restorative justice programs."

The post Pennsylvania: NORML Praises Governor’s Call to Legalize Adult-Use Marijuana Market, Restore Justice to Those with Past Convictions appeared first on NORML.

August 24, 2020

Vote to legalize it!

Voters in several states will have the opportunity to decide at the ballot whether to legalize cannabis for either adult-use or for medical purposes. In addition, numerous local, state, and federal races involve candidates who have made marijuana legalization a key part of their platform.

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August 21, 2020

A Founder Looks at 50: The Concept of Responsible Marijuana Use

Just as the government makes a distinction between the responsible use of alcohol and alcohol abuse, we began to insist that they make that same distinction about marijuana use and abuse.

The post A Founder Looks at 50: The Concept of Responsible Marijuana Use appeared first on NORML.

August 20, 2020

New Jersey: Legalization Initiative Continues to Enjoy Broad Voter Support

"Sixty-six percent of respondents -- including 77 percent of Democrats, 58 percent of Independents, and 56 percent of Republicans -- said that they support adult-use legalization."

The post New Jersey: Legalization Initiative Continues to Enjoy Broad Voter Support appeared first on NORML.