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Missouri Senate Bill 491 | MO’s Push for Weed Decriminalization

Missouri is now a legal state for medical marijuana, but six years ago, in 2014, the Missouri legislature passed an amended Uniform Penal Code that greatly reduces the legal consequences…

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Mississippi Senate Approves Alternate Medical Marijuana Program, Hours After Defeating It

Senate Mississippi approved an alternative bill for the medical marijuana program on Friday after failing to win a majority of three-fifths of the required votes early Thursday. The bill was…

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Senate Committee Holds Hearing on Cannabis Decriminalization Bill

The Senate panel met on Tuesday to consider a bill to non-criminalize cannabis at the federal level. It’s been less than a week since the bill was introduced by Senate…

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Republican Senators Forced to Rethink Their Views on Marijuana Reform Following Continued Voter Support Says Senate Chairman

Senate Finance Commission Chairman Ron Wyden (D-OR) told Yahoo Finance Live on Tuesday that Republican counterparts on the other side of the aisle have increased support from their own members…

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Senate Dems Ready To Introduce Cannabis Bill, Hearing Scheduled Next Week

As Congress is set to take a break for its traditional August recess, and as this year’s midterm elections approach, Senate Democrats are finally ready to submit a bill to…

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Bipartisan Senate Bill Would Give ‘Right to Try’ Protection to Psilocybin and MDMA

Senator Cory Booker of the Democratic Party of New Jersey and Senator Rand Paul of the Republican Party of Kentucky introduced bipartisan law on Wednesday, expanding their right to attempt…

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