Connecticut Governor Signs Legislation Cracking Down on Cannabis ‘Gifting’


A further state with lawful weed is cracking down on unregulated hashish retailers. This time, it is lawmakers in Connecticut who are taking on the apply of “gifting,” by means of which illicit weed outlets sell a merchandise (say, a T-shirt) that comes with a hashish “gift.” Now, under a bill signed into law previous […]

Wisconsin Governor Pardons Several With Cannabis Convictions


Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers on Friday declared dozens of new pardons, such as 9 for folks beforehand convicted for cannabis-similar offenses. “There is energy in redemption and forgiveness, especially for individuals who’ve been performing to transfer past their earlier faults to be effective, beneficial members of their communities,” Evers explained in a statement. “I’m grateful […]

Kentucky Governor Approves Cannabis Research Facility


Kentucky Governor Andy Beshear on Tuesday accepted the creation of a cannabis analysis facility in the state, while he made use of his veto power to strike chosen passages of the laws. Beshear’s acceptance of the evaluate, Household Invoice 604, will come a single week soon after the Democratic governor explained he would acquire measures […]

Kentucky Governor Announces Medical Cannabis Plan


Democratic Kentucky Governor Andy Beshear launched a prepare to make medicinal hashish obtainable to healthcare people, expressing that lawmakers have failed to make progress on the difficulty. Beshear’s announcement arrives just after the state legislature voted down a medicinal hashish legalization monthly bill final thirty day period. “Its time has occur and it can give […]

Virginia Governor Signs Legislation to Improve Medical Cannabis Access


The governor of Virginia on Monday signed legislation aimed at easing access to the Commonwealth’s medical hashish software. Glenn Youngkin, the very first-phrase Republican who took place of work before this year, signed a pair of expenditures, each and every equivalent to just one a different, that clear away a prerequisite for sufferers to sign-up […]

Maryland Governor Won’t Block Legalization if Passed by Voters |


Maryland voters are set to have the best say on regardless of whether or not the state should legalize leisure cannabis use for older people.  Lawmakers there before this thirty day period passed “a pair of payments setting a November referendum on irrespective of whether the state should really legalize the possession, personal use, and […]

Kentucky Governor Says He May Use Executive Order if Medical Cannabis Bill Dies


Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear explained Thursday that he is looking at what he could do to rescue a proposal to legalize medical cannabis that is at the moment languishing in the state’s normal assembly. The very first expression Democrat was requested by reporters “if he could potentially concern an govt purchase generating healthcare cannabis available […]

South Dakota Governor Signs Handful of Medical Cannabis Bills


South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem very last 7 days signed a selection of costs working with the state’s fledgling medical cannabis method that voters permitted at the ballot in 2020. Noem’s office explained Friday that the to start with-phrase Republican had “signed 6 professional medical hashish and hemp payments into law,” and that applying all […]

Wisconsin Governor Vetoes Troubling Cannabis Penalties


Calling it “another stage in the wrong path,” Wisconsin Governor Tony Evers last week vetoed legislation that would have established new, stiff penalties for sure hashish convictions.  The to start with-expression Democrat vetoed a Republican-supported bill on Friday that would have proven harsher and independent penalties for manufacturing and distributing cannabis or resin by butane […]

Will Mississippi’s Governor Sign Medical Marijuana Bill? Does It Even Matter?


By Maureen Meehan Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves said Tuesday he’s but to decide whether he will sign a invoice to legalize medical marijuana for individuals with debilitating healthcare circumstances these types of as most cancers, AIDS and sickle mobile sickness. No matter of the governor’s determination, the invoice is anticipated to turn into legislation because the GOP-led Household and Senate […]