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US Virgin Islands Legalize Medical Marijuana

The US Virgin Islands this week became the latest US territory to greenlight medical cannabis.

Emotions Run High in Minnesota Debate on Cannabis Legalization

Emotions ran high as debate kicked off at the state Capitol this week on whether Minnesota should legalize cannabis for adult-use.

Wisconsin Governor Now Supports Cannabis Legalization

Gov. Tony Evers, who campaigned in support of legalizing medical marijuana, went a step further this week and said he now supports full legalization.

3 Months Since Legalization: A Snapshot of Canada’s Legal Cannabis Market

It’s been a quarter of a year since Canada made its historic move to legalize cannabis.

Ohio’s First Medical Marijuana Sales Finally Kick Off

The launch, initially slated for last September, has been a long time coming for Ohio patients and caretakers. Here’s what you need to know.

Can Texas Build a Working Medical Cannabis Program in 2019?

In 2019 Texans will find out whether lawmakers are ready to build a viable medical cannabis program or whether old-fashioned politics will limit access to effective medicine.

When Will New York Legalize It? State Senator Diane Savino Explains

Learn about the timeline for reform in the Empire State and the challenges ahead in this new episode of The Hash podcast, co-hosted by Max Savage Levenson.

Cuomo: Let Cities Opt out of Cannabis Shops if NY Legalizes

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is dropping a few hints about his upcoming marijuana legalization proposal.

South Carolina Lawmakers Try Again on Medical Marijuana

If it succeeds, South Carolina's measure would be among the most restrictive in the country.

‘Things Have Changed’: Rhode Island Gov. Proposes Legalization

Gov. Gina Raimondo has proposed an end to cannabis prohibition in the Ocean State. It was hardly a ringing endorsement.

Hit This: The Leafly Weekly Agenda for Jan. 14-20

The sativa hybrid Chocolope is trending. Plus, new High Maintenance on HBO, Pedro the Lion’s latest album, Ace Combat 7, and much more. Quick, Hit This!

Arkansas Moves Toward Launch of Medical Cannabis Program

Arkansas voters in 2016 approved a constitutional amendment legalizing medical marijuana, but the rollout has faced legal and bureaucratic delays.

‘Better Than Ever’ Cannabis Coalition Hits the Ground Running

US Rep. Earl Blumenauer says 2019 will be a big year for cannabis. On Wednesday, he introduced new legislation and announced the lawmakers who will lead the charge.

Kentucky Lawmakers Push Bipartisan Medical Marijuana Bill

A Republican state senator was given a bottle of OxyContin seven years ago when he was diagnosed with cancer. He threw the bottle away and smoked marijuana.

5 Ways the Cannabis Industry Has Matured

Learn some of the ways cannabis legalization has brought maturity, innovation, professionalism, and credibility to the cannabis industry.

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