25% Federal Marijuana Tax, Not Enough Votes, Blocking the Safe Banking Act – Schumer’s Legalization Stumbles Out of the Gate

What we learned on the first real attempt to federally legalize marijuana in America Senator Shumer and Senator Booker have released their first attempt at Federal marijuana legalization called the Cannabis Administration and Opportunity Act, weighing in at 163 pages.  After reading the reviews and the document, I wanted to…

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The North Carolina General Assembly Votes to Approve Medical Marijuana

The approval of marijuana for recreational or medical use is always exciting new information for cannabis advocates. The North Carolina General Assembly has delivered another good news with its support of medical marijuana in the state.  The State’s Judiciary Committee first received testimony on the proposed approval the week prior…

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Vancouver City Council Votes to Cut Their Ridiculously High Fees for Cannabis Retailers

Cannabis has never been a new invention in the modern world, but since the early 20th century, there has been a lot of attention on the cannabis community. Today, more than ever before, nations and cities are keen on maximizing the health and economic benefits cannabis brings to any economy. …

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Medical Cannabis Bill LB 474 Fails in Nebraska by Two Votes

Pending legislation in Nebraska that would have established a medical cannabis industry failed by two votes, a frustratingly tight margin for advocates. The vote needed 33 yes votes to pass, and only received 31, making it unable to break a filibuster. LB 474 is officially off the table.  Nicole Hochstein,…

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Eastern Cherokee Tribal Council Votes To Approve And Legalize Medical Marijuana

The tribal council for the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians voted on Thursday to approve an ordinance that legalizes medical marijuana on tribal lands. The vote applies to the tribe’s lands known as the Qualla Boundary, which covers 100 square miles over five counties in western North Carolina. Cannabis is…

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Philadelphia City Council Votes To Kill Pre-Employment Drug Screening for Cannabis

It’s a good day to be a cannabis user in Philadelphia, as it may soon be illegal within the city limits for some employees to undergo a mandatory pre-employment drug screening for cannabis use. This will be a major victory for medical patients looking for work.   The Philadelphia City Council…

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Montana Senate Votes to Advance Promising Cannabis Legalization Bill

Montana moved a step closer to implementing its voter-approved recreational marijuana program last week. On Friday, lawmakers in the Montana Senate passed a bill establishing a framework for the nascent program, including a provision that “would reserve tax revenue from sales for addiction treatment and statewide conservation efforts,” according to…

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St. Louis County council votes to decriminalize recreational marijuana possession

ST. LOUIS COUNTY, Mo. – The St. Louis County Council voted 6-1 Tuesday night to reduce the penalties for certain amounts — less than 35 grams — of recreational marijuana possession. It goes from a fine of not more than ,000 or one year in jail or both to a…

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NH House Criminal Justice Committee votes to retain marijuana legalization bill

Full legalization of cannabis in NH off the table for the rest of 2021. Subscribe to WMUR on YouTube now for more: http://bit.ly/1lOjX9C Get more Manchester news: http://www.wmur.com Like us: https://www.facebook.com/wmur9 Follow us: https://twitter.com/WMUR9 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/wmur9/

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The Biggest Week in Marijuana History – Weed Talk NEWS Covers the UN and USA Votes

[embedded content] What we may look back on as the biggest week in cannabis history just happened, and we cover it! The world just witnessed the most historic week in marijuana history as the UN voted to take up the WHO’s recommendations and remove cannabis from schedule 1 on the…

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