Hawaii Reps Vote "Yes" As Cannabis MORE Act Passes U.S. House (Dec. 6, 2020)

WASHINGTON D.C. – A bill ending cannabis criminalization passed the U.S. House on Friday by a 228 to 164 vote, with both Hawai?i representatives in support. A synthesized voice was utilized to create the text-to-voice version of this news story. The original article is here on Big Island Video News:…

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House Passes Bill to Legalize Marijuana, But Senate Vote Unlikely

The House voted Friday for the first time to legalize marijuana at the federal level, but the bill has little chance of being considered in the Republican-controlled Senate. The Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and Expungement Act would remove marijuana from federal drug schedules under the Controlled Substances Act and expunge convictions…

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Did the United Nations Just Vote to Legalize Weed All Over the World?

In a historic move, the United Nations Commission on Narcotic Drugs (CND) just gave the go-signal from a World Health Organization (WHO) recommendation to finally eliminate cannabis as well as cannabis resin from the archaic Schedule IV, of the 1961 Single Convention on Narcotic Drugs. It’s been a long time…

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Historic Congressional vote to legalize marijuana is expected later this week

Historic Congressional vote to legalize marijuana is expected later this week | Leafly Leafly Leafly ® Loading… Search Leafly Where are you from? noyes Remember me for 30 days. I confirm that this is not a shared device. Darn! You’re not old enough to use Leafly. Redirecting you to By…

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The House Wants to Vote on Legalizing Weed in December and No One Can Figure Out Why?

I funny thing happened on the way to legalizing weed in America, the Democrats jumped the shark on Federal marijuana legalization. Riding a ton of marijuana momentum since election day, when weed swept the voting ballots, going 5-for-5 on state initiatives on November 3rd, the Democrats scheduled to bring the…

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House of Representatives Plan Vote on MORE Act in December

This December, the U.S. House will vote on the MORE act, the act that could decriminalize cannabis and revise its status as a controlled substance.  The MORE Act stands for Marijuana Opportunity, Reinvestment and Expungement. A letter released November 9 by House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer laid out that the…

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