Marijuana decriminalization bill passes Illinois state senate

SPRINGFIELD, Ill.  -- A marijuana decriminalization bill passed the Illinois State Senate Tuesday.It removes criminal penalties like jail time for pot possession and drops the number...
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DC Bans Private Marijuana Clubs, Making Legalization Even Murkier

The District’s cannabis legalization, already perhaps the most convoluted local drug-reform policy anywhere in the United States, became even more contorted Tuesday when the DC Council voted to...
Orlando Board decriminalizes marijuana

Orlando narrowly approves marijuana ordinance on first vote

Orlando police Chief John Mina and Dyer urged approval of the ordinance, which mirrors similar pot policies other governments have adopted recently, including Tampa...
Tennessee Marijuana

Marijuana decriminalization bill dies in Tennessee Legislature

NASHVILLE, Tennessee. (AP) – A bill that would have allowed Tennesseans to weigh in on whether to decriminalize possession of low-level amounts of marijuana...
The Campaign to Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol in Arizona has hit a new milestone in its quest to get on November's ballot. James St. John

Arizona Marijuana Legalization Campaign Close to Signature Goal

But the campaign is shooting for far more than it needs — at least 225,000 signatures — in case some are invalidated.“Voters want to...
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Rhode Island Lawmakers hold hearing on recreational marijuana legalization

 PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — A push to regulate and tax marijuana in Rhode Island has ramped up this year, as other New England states...
Massachusetts legal marijuana industry

Legal marijuana could be a $1.1 billion industry in Mass. by 2020

ArcView and New Frontier estimated the size of the Massachusetts medical marijuana market in 2015 at $7.9 million, but said they expect it to...
Tampa decriminalizes marijuana

Tampa votes to decriminalize marijuana

TAMPA, FL (WFLA) – The City of Tampa passed an ordinance Thursday that will lessen the punishment for possessing marijuana within city limits. The city...
Colorado Cannabis Clubs

Other communities mulling cannabis club conundrum faced by Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs isn't alone in banning cannabis clubs. Washington state did so last summer, and Portland, Ore., followed suit this month.Englewood, Colo., was set...
Mass legislators toured marijuana facility

Massachusetts State lawmakers wary of legalizing marijuana

A scathing Senate report to be released Tuesday says that if residents legalize recreational marijuana in Massachusetts this fall, the state should promptly temper...

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