State Lawmakers Call For Federal Marijuana Legalization And Banking Reform


By Joana Scopel The National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL) recently voted to undertake a revised policy directive expressing support for federal marijuana descheduling and hashish banking reform, reported Cannabis Second. The evaluate handed the organization’s 2022 legislative summit in a voice vote on Wednesday. A point out lawmaker current at the function advised Cannabis Second that most of the […]

Major Food Brands Call For Crackdown on THC Copycat Products


A group of a dozen important foodstuff corporations identified as on Congress final week to rein in the escalating variety of THC-infused copycat knockoffs.  These goods have become common in hashish businesses throughout The us. On the surface area, they merely appear like some of the country’s best-known junk food stuff these as Cheetos and […]

Democratic Party In Alabama Launches ‘Free Weed’ Site: Republicans Call It ‘A Stunt,’ Is It?


By Nina Zdinjak The Democratic Celebration in Alabama released a new web-site with the concept of accumulating far more assist for its marijuana legalization endeavours. The internet site, introduced on 4/20, is dubbed “Free Weed,” in accordance to AP via USNews. The web-site factors out that prosecutions for small amounts of cannabis are throwing away the state’s criminal […]

Activists in Illinois Call for Fairness in Dispensary License Process


Rally-goers this 7 days “called for a fairer course of action to get a cannabis dispensary license in Illinois,” according to area news reviews. Area tv station WLS noted that a team collected Tuesday at the Thompson Middle in Chicago to elevate objections soon after Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker introduced a lottery before this thirty […]

U.S. House Reps Call on United Nations to Deschedule Pot


U.S. Residence Reps. Nancy Mace, a Republican from South Carolina, and Barbara Lee, a Democrat from California, released a resolution on Friday “instructing the United Nations to deschedule hashish from Plan 1 of the Single Convention on Narcotic Medicine of 1961, and deal with hashish as a commodity related to other agricultural commodities,” according to […]

New York City’s Supervised Injection Sites Call for Biden’s Support |


Only a couple months immediately after opening, supervised injection websites in New York City have potentially saved dozens of lives, leading metropolis leaders to connect with on the Biden administration to authorize the use of related damage reduction plans nationwide. New York Mayor Bill de Blasio and the city’s overall health department declared on November […]

Democrats Call on Congress to Tackle Cannabis Reform in 2022 |


Congressional Democrats are focusing on next calendar year for a big overhaul of the nation’s hashish rules. In a memo sent previous week, Representatives Earl Blumenauer (D-OR) and Barbara Lee (D-CA), the co-chairs of the Congressional Cannabis Caucus, urged colleagues to create on the successes of 2021 hailed as a “a transformative yr for hashish […]

GOP Lawmakers Call On Biden And Harris To End Silence On Cannabis Legalization


By Nicolas Jose Rodriguez On Thursday, Republican lawmakers Dave Joyce (R-OH) and Don Young (R-AK), both co-chairs of the Congressional Hashish Caucus, sent a letter to President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris urging the administration to reschedule hashish less than federal legislation, reported Marijuana Minute. The letter discusses the limits brought about by marijuana’s Agenda I classification, to the therapy of a huge array […]

Industry and Activists Call On Western Governors to Explore Cannabis Interstate Commerce


A team representing hashish corporations and activists is contacting on the governors of 4 western states to take a look at receiving federal approval for interstate trade in cannabis, a move that could assistance established the stage for the eventual national legalization of cannabis.  In a letter posted on the internet, the Alliance for Wise […]

24 Governors Call On Congress to Pass Cannabis Banking Bill |


The governors of 24 states and U.S. territories sent a letter to congressional leaders on Thursday contacting on lawmakers to pass laws that would permit fiscal institutions to provide banking providers to the controlled cannabis market. The letter from the bipartisan team of two dozen governors seeks passage of the Secure and Reasonable Enforcement (Secure) […]