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Long Lines, $1.30 Grams Mark Uruguay’s Legal Cannabis Debut

Pharmacies began dispensing medical cannabis to registered patients on Wednesday. It's available, but it's weak: 2% THC. Hey, it's a start.

Colorado Will Ban Cannabis Gummy Bears

Sponsors say that gummy bears, gummy worms and chewy candies shaped like fruits are too attractive to children.

Denver Shuts Down 26 Legal Cannabis Businesses, Makes Arrests

The city's order shuttered 26 retail stores and other marijuana growing facilities operating under the name Sweet Leaf. Police investigation focused on eight locations licensed by the company.

10 Things to Know About Florida’s Medical Marijuana Bill

The Florida Legislature on Friday finally approved a bill establishing a framework for the state's constitutional amendment expanding medical marijuana.

California’s Legal Cannabis Countdown: What’s Coming by Jan. 1

Don't count on being able to stroll into your local dispensary on New Year's Day to celebrate with an infused cookie or a joint.

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Virginia Law Would Protect Students Who Use CBD and THC-A Oils

A new bill would prevent students from being suspended or expelled if they have "valid written certification" to use cannabinoid medicine.

Stop of Fake Arizona Delivery Van Nets Cannabis Seizure, Arrest

State Department of Transportation officers seized a half-ton of marijuana after stopping what proved to be a fake delivery van in the state's far northwestern corner.

New Hampshire Considers Legalization, but Gov. Sununu Vows to Veto It

An adult-use bill gets a first hearing, but the legislature would have to pass it over Gov. Chris Sununu's veto.

Science Backs Most Medical Cannabis Treatment, Study Finds

About 85% of patients' reasons for using medical cannabis were supported by substantial or conclusive evidence, according to a new study published in the journal Health Affairs.

Smoke It? An Idea Tough for Florida Lawmakers to Swallow

Gov. Ron DeSantis wants the Legislature to repeal a ban on smokable medical cannabis, but it's becoming clear some fellow Republicans might not be on board.

Cuomo Still Optimistic New York Can Legalize Cannabis by April 1

The optimistic comments came after Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie questioned whether lawmakers would have enough time to resolve thorny questions surrounding legalization.

Baltimore Prosecutor Files Rare Petition to Erase Cannabis Convictions

The action by the Baltimore State's Attorney comes the same week she announced her office will no longer prosecute any cannabis possession cases, regardless of quantity.

Frustration, Few Timelines on Louisiana’s Medical Cannabis

As the state nears the four-year mark since creating the framework to sell medical cannabis, the latest estimate for availability seems to be summer—maybe. Or fall. Or later.

Minnesota Proposal Would Legalize Cannabis Sales in 2022

Two lawmakers have proposed legislation that would legalize adult-use cannabis, hoping to start what they acknowledge will be a long and contentious discussion.

Maine’s Cannabis Legalization Timeline Goes up in Smoke

State officials said Friday that Maine rescinded a winning bid from BOTEC, a Los Angeles consultant, to help craft the rules about key issues.

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