Thursday, April 22, 2021

Marijuana Legislation

Will Biden Approve A Federal Cannabis Legalization Bill If It Reaches His Desk?

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki refused to make clear whether or not President Biden would sign a bill to legalize cannabis on the federal level.

Filibuster Not Going Anywhere — What Does That Mean For Marijuana In 2021?

The stableness of the filibuster almost ensures that legal marijuana is going to be a huge failure in 2021.

State Cannabis Reform Is Putting Social Justice Front And Center

Any serious conversation about social and racial justice in America must include a conversation about our nation’s drug laws and the impact they have had on specific communities. By Sabina Morris, John Hudak, and Christine Stenglein The most recent wave of successful legalization...

Adult-Use Cannabis Is Now Legal In New Mexico

Following a legalization wave led by New York and Virginia, this approval now puts more than 43% of Americans living in legal cannabis jurisdictions.

President Biden Is Too Busy To Legalize Cannabis? That’s What VP Harris Claims

The Biden Administration is at odds with the rest of the world.

Federal Marijuana Legalization Could Mimic End Of Alcohol Prohibition

In 1933, President Roosevelt believed that legalizing low ABV booze would reduce unemployment and provide the nation with much-needed tax revenue.

Virginia Becomes First State In South To Legalize Adult Use Cannabis

On Wednesday, Virginia lawmakers approved a bill that will legalize, regulate, and tax cannabis sales for adults 21 and over.

How New York Cannabis Legalization Prioritizes Equity

As the nation’s third largest economy and fourth most populous state, New York has the opportunity to set the gold standard for state cannabis industries.

Biden’s Anti-Marijuana Stance Is Perfect For America Right Now

Considering the outpouring of support for legalization in the latest polls, Biden could be forced to change his tune — and fast.

Analyst Projects $7B New York Cannabis Market

New York became the 15th state in the U.S. to legalize recreational cannabis Wednesday with Gov. Andrew Cuomo's signature.

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