In the last Federal election (2015), Justin Trudeau and the Liberal Party of Canada vowed to legalize recreational cannabis. This promise is soon to become reality as the Canadian government has proposed to move forward with legalization to July 2018. Along with a change in legislature comes sizeable public opposition from people who are afraid
Should Tennessee legalize recreational marijuana? In years past, legislators have attempted to legalize the use of medical marijuana, in hopes that it could help curb opioid addiction. None of those efforts have been successful. Recreational is a different story. There are currently 11 other states in the US that have legalized recreational use of marijuana,
“This year, let’s work with our neighbors New Jersey, Connecticut, and Pennsylvania to coordinate a safe and fair system, and let’s legalize adult use of marijuana,” says Governor Cuomo during Wednesday’s State of the State address.
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High Society is a new VICE documentary series about drugs in the UK. Weed is the UK’s favourite illegal drug. An estimated half a million people use it for medicinal purposes, and many more just to get high. But while countries around the world move to decriminalise or even fully legalise smoking and growing weed
State officials hold news conference on issue at State Capitol.
Multiple efforts are underway to make legalized recreational marijuana a key issue in Florida next year. There are a handful of organizations working to get the issue on the November 2020 ballot so Florida voters can have a say in the matter. Meanwhile, state lawmakers are considering their options to try and address the issue
One year after recreational cannabis became legal in Canada, some users still aren’t buying it from legal sources. Mike Drolet looks at some of the problems that still persist after legalization. For more info, please go to https://globalnews.ca/news/6044093/cannabis-legal-police-lawyers/ Subscribe to Global News Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/20fcXDc Like Global News on Facebook HERE: http://bit.ly/255GMJQ Follow Global News
Full Story: https://indianapublicmedia.org/news/veterans-enter-a-new-fight,-this-time-for-legal-cannabis.php We travel to Illinois where legalized marijuana sales started January 1st. In part two of our series on marijuana legalization, we look into whether the economic benefits in other states could influence Indiana lawmakers. These stories plus the latest news headlines from across the state, Friday at 6 on Indiana Newsdesk.
There are a lot of questions about how police will regulate and enforce laws dealing with marijuana.
AAA found the number of deadly crashes attributed to marijuana impairment in Washington has jumped significantly since the drug’s legalization.
It’s been a year since the U.S. State of Colorado launched the world’s first market for recreational marijuana sales, which are regulated and taxed. The market is regarded as an innovative experiment of marijuana legalization. One critic of marijuana thinks many Coloradans have already regretted voting for the system and he believes it will lead
More News: https://indianapublicmedia.org/news/topics/indiana-newsdesk.php We travel to Illinois where legalized marijuana sales started January 1st. In part two of our series on marijuana legalization, we look into whether the economic benefits in other states could influence Indiana lawmakers. Governor Eric Holcomb says he’s all in on boosting teacher pay. But he wants to wait until next
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Doctors in the city said they`re still running the numbers but have seen a spike in ER visits since the state legalized recreational marijuana.
The new year will bring some big changes in Illinois law when recreational marijuana sales start on January 1, 2020. FULL STORY: https://abc7chicago.com/politics/newsviews-recreational-marijuana-becomes-legal-in-illinois-jan-1/5792498/
Marijuana becomes legal in Illinois, the largest US midwestern state, as 2020 is rung in with shops opening at 6 am to support what is expected to be a record turnout for recreational cannabis. “I think this is groundbreaking,” Jackie Ryan tells AFP after completing her first purchase at Sunnyside dispensary. “Finally, Illinois is following
Some Chicagoans lined up bright and early on New Year`s Day to be the firsts to legally purchase recreational marijuana.
Illinois, the largest Midwestern state in the U.S., is beginning 2020 with the implementation of a new law that allows people to legally buy marijuana for recreational use. The Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act also also allows the governor to pardon thousands for past low-level cannabis convictions. VOA’s Mariama Diallo reports Originally published at –
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Illinois dispensaries have encountered problem’s with the state’s tracking software on the first day of recreational sales. FULL STORY: https://abc7chicago.com/business/legal-recreational-marijuana-sales-begin-in-illinois/5804233/
Marijuana is legal in Illinois as of New Year’s Day, and thousands lined up across the area at medical marijuana dispensaries licensed to sell recreational weed to make their purchases. FULL STORY: https://abc7chicago.com/business/legal-recreational-marijuana-sales-begin-in-illinois/5804233/
Now that 2020 has arrived, scores of new laws are going into effect across the country. From legalization of marijuana and criminal justice reform to raising minimum wage and the cost of electric cars, state legislatures are having a major impact on the nation’s laws. The Hill’s Reid Wilson joins Lisa Desjardins to discuss specific
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Recreational marijuana will be legal in Illinois in two days, and dispensaries are stocking up to make sure they have enough weed to go around. FULL STORY: https://abc7chicago.com/business/chicago-dispensaries-prepare-for-marijuana-legalization-jan-1/5799887/
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The City of Chicago is preparing for the legalization of recreational marijuana on Jan. 1, and city officials are inspecting all the new dispensaries, to make sure they`re following all of the rules.