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Uruguay: the world's laboratory for marijuana legalisation

The Guardian: If the marijuana legalization proposal becomes a law, Uruguay will be the first country to legalize the cannabis commercialization, a move other countries will no doubt watch and maybe follow. "It is not like 'viva la pepa' (let the good times roll ...
Boone County Bar Association Studies Endorsing Marijuana Legalization

- 5 days ago @ theweedblog.com: The Boone County Bar Association based in Columbia has formed a committee to study the question of whether the Bar Association should endorse the Show-Me Cannabis initiative to tax and regulate marijuana like alcohol in our state. The committee was ...

DC Marijuana Legalization Initiative Set To Pass Congressional Review

- 5 days ago @ theweedblog.com: washington dc medical marijuana dispensary The DC Cannabis Campaign expects Initiative 71 to clear a mandatory congressional review period and take effect later this month. The ballot initiative, which legalizes the non-commercial cultivation and ...

Texas Grandmother Ann Lee Is Leading A Marijuana Legalization Movement

- 4 days ago @ bustle.com: All across the country, the marijuana legalization movement is preparing for big things, and it's not hard to agree with the enthusiasm. Recreational marijuana use has become a state-level ballot issue with some momentum behind it, with activists in ...

With Little Fanfare, Two Federal Marijuana Legalization Bills Were Introduced

- 4 days ago @ inquisitr.com: The first of the two proposed marijuana legalization bills comes from Rep. Jared Polis (D-Colorado). The Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol Act would completely remove marijuana from the government's list of controlled substances, and subject it to the ...

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Marijuana Legalization Will Be A Key Issue In 2016 Presidential Race

Marijuana Legalization Will Be A Key Issue In 2016 Presidential Race Marijuana Legalization Will Be A Key Issue In 2016 Presidential Race Has Been Optimized Recreational marijuana use is now legal in Washington D.C. The drug couldn’t be any closer to the U.S. lawmakers who for some reason continue to classify it as a Schedule 1 controlled substance at the federal level. Although the Obama ...

D.C.’s “Martha Stewart of Marijuana” plants his first seeds

D.C.'s chief pot activist put on a smokey show for the media today.

DC legalizes pot, ignoring House Republicans

CNN: It's the latest example of the strain between a heavily Democratic city that is ultimately controlled by a Republican-dominated Congress -- which couldn't stop similar marijuana legalization pushes in Colorado and Washington state, but is trying to use ...

Why Anti-Pot Congressmen Could Not Stop Marijuana Legalization In The

Forbes: Two days ago, the chairman of the House committee that oversees the District of Columbia warned D.C. officials that they could go to prison if they insisted on implementing Initiative 71, the marijuana legalization measure that voters approved by an ...

The Conservative Case for Legalizing Marijuana

TIME: The United States' latest skirmish in the battle over marijuana laws is still ongoing and, for lawmakers, it hits close to home. On Thursday, possession of a limited amount of the drug became legal for adult residents of Washington, D.C. — but, thanks ...

With marijuana legalization, green rush is on in DC

Washington Post: As Thursday dawns on the nation's capital, marijuana will be a legal intoxicant, though Washington will not be Amsterdam, or even Denver. There will be no pot shops, no open-air smoking, but at least for the moment, the District — for once in its ...

DC joins states legalizing pot: How it's different in the nation's capital

The District of Columbia legalized marijuana Thursday, bringing the decriminalization campaign to the nation's capital in a hard-fought battle that marks a symbolic coup for legalization advocates. DC Mayor Muriel Bowser implemented legalization, which was approved by nearly 70 percent of voters last November, despite threats from Congress that it may sue the city, pull public funding, and ...

Medical marijuana bill one step closer to legalization in Utah

fox13now.com: Under SB259, dispensaries would be licensed by the state to distribute cannabis products. Sen. Madsen insisted that recreational marijuana would remain illegal in Utah, as would smoking it (even if it were medicinal). Currently 23 states have laws like ...

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