DRUG POLICY


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Following several other states in reforming laws regarding controlled substances other than cannabis, state representatives in Missouri have introduced a bill to allow Missouri residents with life-threatening and debilitating access to psychedelics under Missouri’s right-to-try law. What’s in Missouri’s Right-to-Try Drug Bill? Introduced by Kansas City representative Michael Davis (R), House Bill (HB) 1176 would […] The post Missouri Legislature Considers Adding LSD, MDMA, and Psilocybin Mushrooms to Right-to-Try Law appeared first on The Weed Blog. [...]
Tue, Mar 02, 2021
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North Dakota’s House of Representatives approved a legislative bill this Tuesday to legalize marijuana. House Bill (HB) 1420 would allow the sale and possession of cannabis for adults aged 21 and over; however, cultivation of marijuana for personal use remains illegal. Under the bill, legal sales of marijuana are scheduled to begin on July 1, […] The post North Dakota House Approves Marijuana Legalization Bill appeared first on The Weed Blog. [...]
Fri, Feb 26, 2021
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Celebrities in Play Recent news has broken about a $1.9 billion deal between the cannabis multi-state operator Parallel, and special purpose acquisition company Ceres. This move will allow the private entity to become public, and there are some interesting folks at the helm. First, we have the heir to the Wrigley Chewing Gum fortune, CEO […] The post Wrigley Chewing Gum Heir to Take Cannabis MSO Parallel Public via $1.9 Billion Deal appeared first on The Weed Blog. [...]
Fri, Feb 26, 2021
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Lawmakers in four states approved of marijuana legalization bills over the past week. At the committee level, marijuana legalization passed in Hawaii, Minnesota, New Mexico and North Dakota. These legislations coincide with other drug reforms occurring in California, New Jersey, Virginia, Washington State and Wisconsin. Marijuana Legalization in Hawaii The Hawaii Senate Committee on Public […] The post Lawmakers Voted to Approve Marijuana Legalization Bills in Four States This Week appeared first on The Weed Blog. [...]
Wed, Feb 24, 2021
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Among the legislation introduced in Massachusetts this past Friday was a proposal to end the criminalization of all drugs in the state. Under the proposed bill HD 3439, all criminal penalties for drug possession would be removed, and instead replaced with a civil fine of $50, with a chance to opt out after being screened […] The post New Massachusetts Bills Would Decriminalize All Drugs And Study Regulated Sales of Psychedelics appeared first on The Weed Blog. [...]
Wed, Feb 24, 2021
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While multiple state and local governments throughout the U.S. are considering decriminalization and other drug reforms, the government of Norway on Friday proposed a bill to end the criminalizing personal possession of illegal substances. Members of the country’s Liberal Party presented the decriminalization legislation, which would make low-level possession a civil offense instead of a […] The post Norway’s Government Moves To Decriminalize Drug Possession appeared first on The Weed Blog. [...]
Wed, Feb 24, 2021
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There is no excerpt because this is a protected post. The post Protected: Cannabis bill clears first committee in Minn. House appeared first on The Weed Blog. [...]
Mon, Feb 22, 2021
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There is no excerpt because this is a protected post. The post Protected: Cory Booker Tells Biden Nominee That Marijuana Convictions Shouldn’t Disqualify People From Federal Aid appeared first on The Weed Blog. [...]
Mon, Feb 22, 2021
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Wisconsin Governor Tony Evers (D) planned to legalize marijuana as a part of his forthcoming budget proposal, which also included a plan to raise the minimum wage and improve the state’s juvenile correctional system. The Republican leaders of the legislature’s budget committee said Thursday that they would throw out the central parts of Evers’ budget […] The post Republicans Plan To Throw Out Evers’ Efforts To Legalize Marijuana And Raise Minimum Wage appeared first on The Weed Blog. [...]
Mon, Feb 22, 2021
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Despite marijuana legislation initiatives receiving enough popular support in Mississippi, Montana, and South Dakota, opponents of legalization have begun taking steps in thwarting these legislations. Further troubles in marijuana legalization can also be seen in Nebraska and Idaho. Among the threats to these legalization efforts include delaying if not outright stopping marijuana legalization in their […] The post Marijuana Foes Deploy New ‘Playbook’ to Thwart State Legalization, Upend Election Results appeared first on The Weed Blog. [...]
Mon, Feb 22, 2021
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