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Toronto police tell people to stop calling them to snitch on neighbours growing cannabis

‘Cannabis is no longer illegal,’ police force tweets. ‘Do not call police for this’

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Canada set to become largest country with legal marijuana sales

DELTA, British Columbia — Mat Beren and his friends used to drive by the vast greenhouses of southern British Columbia and joke about how much weed they could grow there.
Years later, it’s no joke. The tomato and pepper plants that once filled some of…

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Leading Congressional Marijuana Opponent In Danger Of Losing Seat, Polls Find

Leading Congressional Marijuana Opponent In Danger Of Losing Seat, Polls Find  Marijuana MomentTimeline for Marijuana Legalization in the United States: How the Dominoes Are Falling  Yahoo FinancePatients react to new limits on Oregon medical marijuana…

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FBI: Marijuana Arrests Spike For Second Straight Year, Far Outpace Arrests For All Violent Crimes

The total number of persons arrested in the United States in 2017 rose for the second consecutive year, according to data released today by the US Federal Bureau of Investigation.
According to the FBI’s Uniform Crime Report, police made 659,700 arres…

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Weekly Legislative Roundup 9/14/18

Welcome to the latest edition of NORML’s Weekly Legislative Roundup!
The U.S. House Judiciary Committee approved legislation (HR 5634: The Medical Cannabis Research Act of 2018) to facilitate federally-approved clinical trials assessing the efficacy o…

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NORML Chapters Focus on Voter Registration and Education

As the summer months come to a close and as political campaigns around the country ramp up outreach efforts, NORML chapters are working to make sure that supporters of marijuana law reform efforts are registered to vote. Through our partnership with …

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Congressional Leadership Strips Provisions Facilitating Medical Marijuana Access For Veterans

Lawmakers have removed language from pending federal legislation that sought to facilitate veterans’ access to medical cannabis in jurisdictions that regulate it.
The decision to strip out the Veterans Equal Access Amendment flies in the face of the …

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It’s time for Colorado to update it marijuana laws

Colorado has done an admirable job of implementing the legalization of medical and retail marijuana, creating a stable regulatory environment in which the industry can grow, while protecting the public health and safety.
The post It’s time for Colorad…

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