Majority of US Mayors Want Legalized Cannabis Says New Survey

How Do Most US Mayors Feel About Cannabis? Most Want To Legalize It, Says Survey A majority of US mayors support legalizing cannabis in their cities, reveals a survey conducted by Boston University. The 2018 Menino Survey of Mayors, which was started back in 2014, takes a look into mayoral…

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The Kids Are Alright: Majority of Millennials Think Cannabis Is Safer Than Alcohol

The Kids Are Alright: Majority of Millennials Think Cannabis Is Safer Than Alcohol A new poll revealed that there is significant support for cannabis among the younger American crowd. The millennials, in particular, could be effective in helping put an end to federal prohibition. The new survey, which looked at…

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Colorado senators throw their support behind Majority Leader McConnell’s hemp bill

The U.S. senators from cannabis-friendly Colorado are formally supporting a federal push to legalize hemp. Sens. Michael Bennet, a Democrat, and Cory Gardner, a Republican, signed on as co-sponsors of the Hemp Farming Act of 2018, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s bill to let states treat hemp like any other…

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Large majority of Colorado students aren’t using marijuana — no matter what a Texas baseball coach thinks

Published: Mar 2, 2018, 1:20 pm • Updated: Mar 2, 2018, 1:40 pm By John Ingold, The Denver Post When a Texas college baseball coach told a prospective recruit that he’d blacklisted athletes from Colorado over concerns about marijuana use, it brought swift rebuke from across the country and a…

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Majority of Americans Oppose Fed Crackdown on Cannabis Legalization

Majority of Americans Oppose Fed Crackdown On Legalization The new year started off with a bang for the cannabis market (and not in a good way), with AG Jeff Sessions announcing that he would rescind the Cole memo which removes state protection from getting run after by feds even if…

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Virginia Senate majority leader proposes marijuana decriminalization

Published: Oct 31, 2017, 8:54 am • Updated: Oct 31, 2017, 8:54 am By The Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. — A Virginia lawmaker says he’s working on a bill to decriminalize marijuana. The Virginian-Pilot reported Monday that Senate majority leader Tommy Norment does not support full legalization of the drug.…

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Majority of Americans Want Trump to Respect State Cannabis Laws

The new presidential administration in the United States under the leadership of Donald Trump has certainly made cannabis advocates and cannabis industry professionals a bit nervous.  They have appointed an Attorney General who is outwardly opposed to marijuana, and have made some comments about not respecting states who have legalized…

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