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State Financial Regulators Press Congress To Allow Marijuana Banking Access - Marijuana Moment

Tue, Apr 16, 2019 - 10:10 am
State Financial Regulators Press Congress To Allow Marijuana Banking Access  Marijuana MomentThe top financial regulators in 25 states and U.S. territories are joining together to pressure Congress to pass legislation allowing marijuana businesses to store ...

Letter: Doctors against marijuana ignore status quo failures - CapeGazette.com

Thu, Apr 11, 2019 - 6:19 pm
Letter: Doctors against marijuana ignore status quo failures  CapeGazette.comThe March 26, 2019 letter from four doctors, presidents of Medical Societies of Delaware, Connecticut, New York and New Jersey stated their opposition to ...

Senate Bill Would Let Marijuana Businesses Store Profits In Banks - Marijuana Moment

Thu, Apr 11, 2019 - 3:40 pm
Senate Bill Would Let Marijuana Businesses Store Profits In Banks  Marijuana MomentBipartisan legislation introduced in the Senate on Thursday would solve a key issue for the marijuana industry: Its lack of access to financial services. While a ...

Top GOP Congressman Presses Democratic Majority To Pass Marijuana Bill - Marijuana Moment

Thu, Apr 4, 2019 - 3:18 pm
Top GOP Congressman Presses Democratic Majority To Pass Marijuana Bill  Marijuana MomentThe U.S. House's top Republican on criminal justice issues is calling on the new Democratic majority to pass legislation to let states legalize marijuana without ...

New Mexico Governor Signs Marijuana Decriminalization Bill - Marijuana Moment

Thu, Apr 4, 2019 - 2:22 pm
New Mexico Governor Signs Marijuana Decriminalization Bill  Marijuana MomentNew Mexico became the 24th state to remove the threat of jail as a punishment for possessing small amounts of marijuana on Wednesday. Gov. Michelle Lujan ...

Governor Signs Bill Legalizing Marijuana In Guam - Marijuana Moment

Wed, Apr 3, 2019 - 10:22 pm
Governor Signs Bill Legalizing Marijuana In Guam  Marijuana MomentGuam became the first U.S. jurisdiction to legalize marijuana in 2019 with the signature of Gov. Lou Leon Guerrero (D) on Thursday. When it goes into effect, the ...

Infographics and scams - Drug WarRant

Thu, Mar 28, 2019 - 2:52 pm
Infographics and scams  Drug WarRantI get inundated by emails from people wanting to write an article for my site (with just a couple of text links to their company), or offering “wonderful” infographics ...

Marijuana Banking Bill Approved By Congressional Committee - Marijuana Moment

Thu, Mar 28, 2019 - 9:56 am
Marijuana Banking Bill Approved By Congressional Committee  Marijuana MomentA congressional committee voted on Thursday to approve legislation aimed at increasing marijuana businesses' access to banks. Following multiple days of ...

Cory Booker Would 'Absolutely' Consider Mass Marijuana Pardons If Elected President - Marijuana Moment

Wed, Mar 27, 2019 - 10:36 pm
Cory Booker Would 'Absolutely' Consider Mass Marijuana Pardons If Elected President  Marijuana MomentSen. Cory Booker (D-NJ), a candidate for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, said on Wednesday night that he would consider issuing mass pardons ...

GOP Lawmakers Want Marijuana Banking Vote Delayed In Congress - Marijuana Moment

Fri, Mar 22, 2019 - 3:59 pm
GOP Lawmakers Want Marijuana Banking Vote Delayed In Congress  Marijuana MomentA key congressional committee is scheduled to vote on far-reaching legislation that would expand marijuana businesses' ability to store their profits in banks on ...

Trump Budget Proposes Loosening DC Marijuana Legalization Restrictions - Marijuana Moment

Mon, Mar 18, 2019 - 2:30 pm
Trump Budget Proposes Loosening DC Marijuana Legalization Restrictions  Marijuana MomentA budget request released by the White House on Monday proposes scaling back restrictive language that has prevented the city of Washington, D.C. from ...

New Mexico Lawmakers Send Marijuana Decriminalization Bill To Governor - Marijuana Moment

Sat, Mar 16, 2019 - 9:12 am
New Mexico Lawmakers Send Marijuana Decriminalization Bill To Governor  Marijuana MomentNew Mexico is likely to become the next state to decriminalize marijuana, with legislation to do so on its way to the desk of Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham (D).

Must-haves in legalization bills - Drug WarRant

Sat, Mar 16, 2019 - 3:00 am
Must-haves in legalization bills  Drug WarRantHomegrow. Allow consumers to grow a limited number of their own plants at home (in MA, it's 6 per adult with max of 12 per residence, see law for details) and ...

Must-haves in legalization bills - Drug WarRant

Sat, Mar 16, 2019 - 3:00 am
Must-haves in legalization bills  Drug WarRantHomegrow. Allow consumers to grow a limited number of their own plants at home (in MA, it's 6 per adult with max of 12 per residence, see law for details) and ...

House-Passed Legal Marijuana Bill Advances In New Mexico Senate - Marijuana Moment

Sat, Mar 9, 2019 - 6:38 pm
House-Passed Legal Marijuana Bill Advances In New Mexico Senate  Marijuana MomentLegislation to legalize marijuana that was passed by the New Mexico House of Representatives earlier this week is already advancing in the state Senate.

New Mexico House Passes Marijuana Legalization Bill - Marijuana Moment

Fri, Mar 8, 2019 - 1:54 am
New Mexico House Passes Marijuana Legalization Bill  Marijuana MomentNew Mexico's House of Representatives passed a bill to legalize marijuana for adult use on Thursday. After getting a favorable report from two House ...

Hawaii Lawmakers Approve Marijuana Decriminalization Bill - Marijuana Moment

Thu, Mar 7, 2019 - 8:31 pm
Hawaii Lawmakers Approve Marijuana Decriminalization Bill  Marijuana MomentThe Hawaii House of Representatives approved a bill to decriminalize small amounts of marijuana on Thursday. Under the legislation as amended, people ...

For Tulsi Gabbard, Marijuana Sits At Nexus Of Good Policy And Smart Politics - Marijuana Moment

Thu, Mar 7, 2019 - 1:11 pm
For Tulsi Gabbard, Marijuana Sits At Nexus Of Good Policy And Smart Politics  Marijuana MomentRep. Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI) says that ending the federal prohibition of marijuana is smart policy and, on Thursday, she is introducing legislation in Congress to do ...

On Marijuana, Sherrod Brown Is Out Of Step With Democratic Voters And Candidates - Marijuana Moment

Thu, Mar 7, 2019 - 1:11 pm
On Marijuana, Sherrod Brown Is Out Of Step With Democratic Voters And Candidates  Marijuana MomentAs he weighs a potential run for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) is an outlier on one key issue as compared to Senate ...

Moms United to end the war on Drugs - NUG Magazine

Wed, Mar 6, 2019 - 9:24 pm
Moms United to end the war on Drugs  NUG MagazineA New PATH-Parents for Addiction, Treatment and Healing www.anewpathsite.org. By: Simon Eddisbury. Drug users represent the overwhelming majority of the ...

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