Republican Mitch McConnell Slams Biden for Commuting Drug Offenders

Mitch McConnell, the Republican chief in the United States Senate, issued a sharp rebuke last week of the Biden administration’s selection to commute the sentences of dozens of persons incarcerated for non-violent drug offenses. In remarks designed on the Senate flooring very last Wednesday, McConnell bemoaned what he explained as a “crime spree” in his […]

Biden Issues First Pardons To Those With Federal Cannabis And Drug Convictions

By Jelena Martinovic President Joe Biden has finally granted clemency to dozens of persons with non-violent federal drug convictions and commuted the sentences of 75 people who were serving time at dwelling for the reason that of the pandemic. He also issued three pardons. The president’s move marks his 1st clemency motion soon after around a 12 months in the […]

Biden Administration Dodges Marijuana Decriminalization Question: Will Joe Legalize It?

By Jelena Martinovic The unofficial marijuana holiday 4/20 once again stirred up discussion amongst best lawmakers and officers in the U.S. about the drug’s legal status. While the aid for the legalization of marijuana on the federal amount arrives predominantly from the Democrats, President Joe Biden has not nevertheless supplied an “update” on development in fulfilling his decriminalization guarantee from the […]

Florida’s Top Democrat Suing Biden Admin. Over Rule Barring Medical Cannabis Users From Buying Guns

The optimum rating Democrat in Florida is having on the chief of her party—and the country—over weed and guns. Nikki Fried, the state’s agriculture commissioner and a Democratic applicant for governor, “plans to sue the Biden administration Wednesday to attempt to block a federal rule that prohibits medical marijuana buyers from obtaining guns or sustaining […]

Biden Probably Won’t Reject Senate-Approved Cannabis Legalization Bill Despite Unclear Stance

By Nina Zdinjak The House of Representatives approved the Marijuana Opportunity, Reinvestment, and Expungement (Far more) Act, H.R. 3617 on April 1, sending it to Senate. The Additional Act removes hashish from the federal Managed Substances Act, enabling states to legalize cannabis, its manufacturing and sale, cost-free from federal interference. What is upcoming? It is up to the Senate of […]

Why Is President Biden Blocking Washington DC From Legal Cannabis Sales?

By Maureen Meehan President Joe Biden has once once again moved to exclude Washington, D.C. from legalizing cannabis income as aspect of the spending plan proposal for Fiscal Calendar year 2023, which he despatched to Congress on Monday. Despite D.C. voters acquiring overwhelmingly accredited cannabis legalization in 2014, the district federal government has continuously been prevented […]

Oscar-Winner Pleads With President Biden For Brittney Griner Return In Acceptance Speech

By Maureen Meehan Ben Proudfoot’s ‘The Queen of Basketball,’ made with Shaquille O’Neal and Stephen Curry as govt producers, tells the story of Lucy Harris, the only woman to be drafted by the NBA and the initial Black lady inducted into the Basketball Corridor of Fame. On acquiring the Oscar, Proudfoot utilized the moment to contact on President Joe Biden and urge him to […]

Legalization More Popular Than Biden in Maryland

A higher percentage of Maryland voters assist legalizing hashish than approve the job functionality of President Joe Biden, according to a new poll out this 7 days.  The findings, which appear through the hottest Goucher University Poll, could present significant insight on each area and national politics, with a legalization referendum most likely heading to […]

Biden Signs Bill To Take On Rising Meth Abuse

President Joe Biden on Monday signed laws intended to handle the growing scourge of meth abuse in the United States. The new law, titled the Methamphetamine Response Act, “requires the authorities to declare methamphetamine an ‘emerging drug threat’ and to establish a response prepare particular to methamphetamine,” according to a press release. The bill experienced […]

Biden Administration Advises Applicants Not To Invest In Cannabis Companies, Is Federal Legalization Behind This?

By Nina Zdinjak The Biden administration not long ago expanded its personnel carry out guidelines to most likely decrease security clearance to individuals who have backed cannabis-connected business enterprise, reported Politico. “Eligibility might be negatively impacted if an particular person knowingly and instantly invests in shares or business enterprise ventures that precisely pertain to marijuana growers […]