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Maine: Marijuana Regulation Vote This Monday

I received the following important message out of Maine yesterday: This coming Monday, the Maine legislature will hold a special session to vote on the MLI committee’s omnibus bill. As we have mentioned, we support the passage of the marijuana regulation bill. The committee has worked transparently over the last […]

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Support This University Of Rhode Island Cannabis Research Project

I received the following message today out of Rhode Island: Students at the University of Rhode Island, led by a former Providence Journal editor, are investigating the enforcement of Rhode Island’s marijuana decriminalization law. The project is examining how many marijuana citations are being issued and where they are being […]

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Efforts To Legalize Cannabis In Michigan Must Not Be In Vain

I received the following urgent message out of Michigan today: Thanks to supporters like you, a November 2018 ballot initiative that would regulate marijuana like alcohol in Michigan is within reach! In fact, the campaign has already collected 90% of the total signatures necessary to make that happen. Victory is […]

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Kentucky: Republican Senate Caucus Chairman Proposes Legalization

I received the following alert out of Kentucky today: Kentucky’s lack of progress on marijuana policy reform has been frustrating, but it appears that the tide may finally be turning. Last week, Senator Dan Malano Seum (R-Fairdale) gave Kentuckians something to get excited about when he announced that he would sponsor […]

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What If Washington Regulated Homegrows Like Medical?

On October 4th, 2017, the Washington State Liquor and Control Board (WSLCB) held a public forum for an hour and 27 minutes, to hear the public’s testimony on cannabis homegrow regulation. 31 people stood in front of the regulatory body to speak their hearts and minds; some seemed to have […]

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Sessions Announces Robert Patterson As Acting Administrator Of The DEA

Attorney General Jeff B. Sessions and Deputy Attorney General Rod J. Rosenstein announced the designation of Robert W. Patterson as the Acting Administrator of the Drug Enforcement Administration.  Patterson took charge upon the departure of former Acting Administrator Chuck Rosenberg. “The DEA plays a vital role in combatting the drug […]