Trump Promised Millions Of New Jobs So Legalize Cannabis

They Promised Jobs…so Legalize Cannabis! Every single President of the United States have promised the country “more jobs” however they are ignoring one of the fastest and most lucrative industries in the nation. If they truly wanted to increase jobs they would simply legalize cannabis and hemp nationally, end the…

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Kentucky gov and AG ask judge to dismiss lawsuit to legalize medical marijuana

Published: Jul 14, 2017, 9:15 am • Updated: Jul 14, 2017, 9:15 am By John Cheves, Lexington Herald-Leader Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin and Attorney General Andy Beshear want a Frankfort judge to dismiss a lawsuit calling for the legalization of medical marijuana in Kentucky. In a motion filed Monday in…

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A plea from Texas to Willie Nelson: Your influence is needed in fight to legalize weed

Published: Jun 23, 2017, 7:20 am • Updated: Jun 23, 2017, 5:56 pm By Neal Pollack, The Cannabist Staff AUSTIN, Texas — In May, Rolling Stone asked Willie Nelson if there’s any “downside” to smoking weed. Nelson replied: “I haven’t run into any yet. I guess if you go somewhere…

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Connecticut GOP not on board for Dems’ proposal to legalize marijuana to balance budget

Published: May 16, 2017, 2:14 pm • Updated: May 16, 2017, 2:14 pm By The Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. — Democratic legislative leaders are proposing to legalize the retail sale of marijuana, authorize at least one new casino and “pave the way for tolls in Connecticut” as ways to balance…

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Too soon: Police bust marijuana grow of Vermont man who thought state would legalize shortly

Published: Apr 26, 2017, 9:58 am • Updated: Apr 26, 2017, 9:58 am By The Associated Press ST. ALBANS, Vt. — Vermont police have arrested a man who acknowledged growing marijuana to prepare for possible statewide legalization of the drug. St. Albans police say they came across Michael Marshall while…

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In aftermath of weed party raid, Philly mayor says Pennsylvania should legalize marijuana

Published: Apr 25, 2017, 8:31 am • Updated: Apr 25, 2017, 8:42 am By The Associated Press PHILADELPHIA — The mayor of Philadelphia says Pennsylvania should legalize marijuana so police don’t have to expend resources on busts like the one in his city over the weekend. Democratic Mayor Jim Kenney…

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Canuck columnist: “Trudeau’s plan to legalize pot is an insult to Canadians”

Published: Apr 12, 2017, 3:33 pm • Updated: Apr 12, 2017, 3:33 pm By J.j. McCullough, Special To The Washington Post A string of broken promises – from tax cuts to electoral reform – has left Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau desperate for a quick win on one of his…

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Report: Canada to legalize marijuana by July 2018

Published: Mar 27, 2017, 11:04 am • Updated: Mar 27, 2017, 3:56 pm By Jen Skerritt and Aoyon Ashraf, Bloomberg News The frenzy surrounding Canada’s marijuana market intensified Monday after a report the government will unveil plans to legalize sales for recreational use in April. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s government…

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