legalization

Cannabis Legalization Hearing Held by Congressional Committee

of House Oversight Subcommittee on Civil Rights and Civil Liberties On November 8, it announced it would hold a public hearing to discuss the legalization of cannabis on November 15.…

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Jesse Ventura: Minnesota Gov. Promised Me Legalization Will Be Top of Agenda

Former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura said this week that current residents of the office are determined to get cannabis legalized on the line. Minnesota Governor Tim Waltz secured a second…

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Senator Introduces Bill To Set Up Framework for Federal Cannabis Legalization

Sen. John Hickenlooper on Thursday introduced a bill that would set the regulatory framework for when the federal government legalizes marijuana. Colorado Democrat Hickenlooper said effectively preparing regulators for the…

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German Health Minister Announces Details of Legalization Draft

German parliamentarians have officially laid out plans for the country to decriminalize the sale and possession of cannabis.according to Minister of Health Karl Lauterbach who spoke at Press conference in…

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Oklahoma Governor Sets March Special Election for Weed Legalization Initiative

Oklahoma Governor Kevin Stitt announced Tuesday that he will hold a special election in March to vote on an initiative to legalize recreational marijuana in the state. Voters will go…

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Early Draft of German Cannabis Legalization Plan Leaked

according to Politicodetails of Germany’s current cannabis legalization plans leaked Oct. 19 RND (Edited by Netzwerk Deutschland) newspaper groups. The draft now includes plans to decriminalize the sale and possession…

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Attorney Shimmy Posen Discusses Legalization, the Global Marketplace

Recently, President Joe Biden announced plans to pardon those convicted of simple cannabis possession. This has led many to question whether this could be the first step towards full legalization…

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Legalization Advocates Bear Down for Difficult Race in South Dakota

Two years ago, South Dakota symbolized a radical shift in attitudes toward marijuana use in America. This state was a red-hot, Trump-loving state that defied conventional wisdom and embraced weed.…

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Majority in Maryland Backs Legalization Weeks Before Vote

Weeks before Maryland voters head to the ballot to decide whether to legalize recreational marijuana, a new Investigation It suggests that the bill is ready to pass. Washington Post and…

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GOP Group Warns Weed Legalization Leads to ‘Violent Crime’ and ‘Suicide’

The Republican Research Committee (RSC) — a group of 156 Republican House members — announced family policy agenda It outlines 14 family-focused principles, including Dangers of Drugs, a section on…

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Committee in Colombia Approved Adult-Use Legalization Proposal

Colombian MP, Liberal MP Carlos Ardila, has proposed a cannabis bill passed by the House of Commons’ first committee. October 4“With 31 votes in favor and 2 against, @CamaraColombia’s #FirstCommission…

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From the Archives: The Steps to Legalization (1989)

Ed Rosenthal For a long time, activists have waited normal Start the political legalization movement. Years ago, California NORML had a functional organization. However, it is now in the hands…

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Arkansas Supreme Court Signs off on Legalization Ballot Measure

The Arkansas Supreme Court ruled late Thursday that state voters will have a chance to decide which recreational marijuana proposals will be included in this November ballot. The decision ends…

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Canadian Government To Review Cannabis Legalization

Canada’s Liberal government launched a review of the country’s cannabis legalization on Thursday, four years after the country became the second world country to legalize adult marijuana. Five years after…

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Activists Accuse North Dakota of Misleading Voters About Cannabis Legalization Initiative

Activists who support a voter initiative in North Dakota to legalize marijuana have countered the financial outlines included in the ballot measure, saying they were “incomplete” and “misleading” to voters.…

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Weed Legalization in Germany Hampered by EU Laws

Germany has delayed plans to legalize cannabis this year, and some officials have expressed concern that hastily drafted reform measures will be rejected by European Union courts. While plans to…

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Legalization Campaign Kicks Off in Maryland Ahead of November Vote

A campaign to bring legal cannabis into Maryland officially launched on Thursday as supporters seek to build support ahead of the initiative’s vote in November. The measure, which appears on…

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Retailers Count Down to Legalization in Vermont

It’s been a long time coming, but Vermont is finally poised to enjoy cannabis legalization, and retailers are gearing up to join the thriving new industry. The Cannabis Control Board…

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Oklahoma Supreme Court To Consider Whether Legalization Initiative Will Qualify For Ballot

On Tuesday, the Oklahoma Supreme Court agreed to settle a dispute over a recreational cannabis initiative that could be reflected in state votes this year, telling activists that the proposal…

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Legalization Opponents Sue To Block Initiative From Missouri Ballot

A coalition of groups opposed to drug reform efforts filed a lawsuit to block an initiative to legalize recreational cannabis from the ballot in Missouri, saying the measure failed to…

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