Deleware Republican Gubernatorial Candidate Calls For The End Of Cannabis Prohibition

Out of Delaware: Yesterday, state senator and Republican gubernatorial candidate Colin Bonini, publically stated he would sponsor a bill to tax and regulate the marijuana, a move that would make Delaware the first state in the nation to do so legislatively. This signals that the tide is shifting away from…

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Runnin’ Republican Shuts Down State Canvassers Meeting By Fleeing

Why did a member of the Michigan Board of State Canvassers bolt from the room and halt the discussions regarding a policy change being advocated for by a marijuana legalization organization? Was it a floral emergency? Norm Shinkle has faced his share of tough votes on the Board, including delivering…

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Republican Presidential Candidates Engage In A Serious Discussion About Marijuana Policy

By Paul Armentano, NORML Deputy Director The federal government ought not to interfere with state laws legalizing and regulating the use and distribution of marijuana, according to several Republican Presidential candidates who spoke on the issue during tonight’s Presidential debate. Kentucky Senator Rand Paul, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, former…

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Republican Candidates Battle Over Marijuana Legalization During Debate

During the CNN Republican Presidential Debate aired Wednesday, September 16, the issue of marijuana law reform was debated among the participating candidates. The subject of marijuana was described by debate host Jake Tapper as, “One of the hottest questions” taken by CNN through their social media outlets. Between jabs at…

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