Mississippi Governor Urges Medical Marijuana Law After Court Nixes Ballot Measure

Mississippi Governor Urges Medical Marijuana Law After Court Nixes Ballot Measure. Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves says he needs lawmakers to put a clinical weed program into state law after the state Supreme Court as of late upset one that citizens supported. “I support the desire of the electors. … I…

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California Governor Signs Contentious Cannabis Overhaul Bill

California just signed a new law into effect that will consolidate the state’s cannabis programs into one department.  This was done to help simplify regulatory oversight and make access to licenses more clear and straightforward for those seeking to find them.  It would consolidate the three agencies that already exist…

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Governor Polis Gets Sued Over Colorado Cannabis Laws

Governor Polis is being faced with a lawsuit over House Bill 1317, a bill that negatively affected students who were meant to benefit from the law that allows cannabis use by medical patients in public schools.  Benjamin Wann, a cannabis patient, and his parents, Amber and Brad, supported Polis back…

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Joe Cunningham would legalize marijuana if elected SC governor

Joe Cunningham — the former one-term Democratic congressman now running to unseat South Carolina Republican Gov. Henry McMaster — is pushing for medicinal and recreational legalization of marijuana. Subscribe to WYFF on YouTube now for more: http://bit.ly/1mUvbJX Get more Greenville news: http://www.wyff4.com Like us: http://www.facebook.com/WYFF4 Follow us: http://twitter.com/wyffnews4 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/wyffnews4/

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SC governor candidate favors legal marijuana

Former Democratic congressman turned gubernatorial candidate is pushing for medicinal and recreational legalization of marijuana. (July 12) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ? You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/1cbfdbf3d15345eda4fd9815afd9f6c1

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South Carolina Governor Hopeful, Joe Cunningham Vows to Legalize Cannabis

Former Democratic congressman Joe Cunningham, 39, announced his run to unseat South Carolina Republican Gov. Henry McMaster—with the promise to legalize medical and adult-use cannabis in his state. He believes that by doing so, the state could offer healthcare options and rake in potentially millions in tax revenue. In one…

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Texas Governor Signs Bill Expanding State Medical Marijuana Program

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott signed a bill on Tuesday that expands the state’s medical marijuana program, although cannabis activists say the legislation does not go far enough. The measure, House Bill 1535 (HB 1535), was signed by the Republican governor after lawmakers in the Texas Senate made significant changes to…

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Connecticut Senate Approves Legal Cannabis, Governor Lamont Ready to Sign the Bill!

A win for cannabis through legalization in one state is a win for all other states, and the Connecticut senate just delivered some excellent news! If you have been following the cannabis legalization process in America, you will agree that the road to legalization differs from state to state.  However,…

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New Hampshire Governor Signs New Bill, HB 89, to Expand Medical Cannabis Program

New Hampshire will now be expanding the pool of patients eligible to receive medical cannabis, thanks to a newly signed bill, HB 89. This week, Republican Governor Chris Sununu signed HB 89, which will go into effect July 21. Under this new law, physicians will be allowed to authorize patients…

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