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Medical Marijuana

Vermont House Committee Oks Improvements To Medical Marijuana Program

April 27, 2017, 1:57 pm Johnny Green

The senate approved bill would add qualifying conditions and expand access for Vermont medical marijuana patients I received this Alert from the Marijuana Policy Project Today The Vermont Legislature continues to make incremental progress on marijuana policy reform. Today, the House Human Services Committee voted 10-0 to pass S. 16, […]

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Marijuana Legalization

Drug Policy Reformers and African American Academics Convene In The South

April 25, 2017, 8:25 pm Johnny Green

By Phillip Smith Hundreds of members of the Atlanta community and dozens of the nation’s leading advocates for drug policy reform gathered in a groundbreaking meeting over the weekend. The meeting aimed at building alliances with the African American community to both advance smart public health approaches to drug policy […]

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Medical Marijuana

Assembly Committee Approves PTSD For NY Medical Marijuana Program

April 25, 2017, 6:25 pm Johnny Green

I received this Alert from the Marijuana Policy Project Today Dear Johnny, New York recently expanded its medical marijuana program by adding chronic pain, but there is an important group of patients who are still left out — those who suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Twenty-four of the 29 […]

Marijuana Legalization

MILegalize Announces Support For Unified Marijuana Legalization Effort

April 25, 2017, 6:59 am Johnny Green

The state’s leading marijuana legalization organization MILegalize2018 announces official unity support of updated petition language drafted in support of placing the adult use of cannabis on the November 2018 general election ballot. The language was created in a cooperative fashion by MILegalize and members of the Coalition to Regulate Marijuana […]

Marijuana Events

Yale Hosting Marijuana Policy Forum Tomorrow

April 24, 2017, 2:37 pm Johnny Green

Marijuana policy forum at Yale tomorrow at 8 p.m. I received this from the Connecticut Coalition to Regulate Marijuana Today Hi Johnny, Thanks to supporters like you, our growing coalition to regulate marijuana now includes 14 organizations and 17 individual community leaders. One of those organizations is Yale Students for Sensible […]