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If Election 2016 has done anything, it has instilled in the American public renewed senses of fear and loathing in our political system. The choices in the presidential election-- and to a lesser extent, the Congressional elections -- have managed to unite the American people around a common theme: Just let this damn thing be over already.
A new report has found that cannabis legalization has resulted in something of a financial windfall for Colorado, with the economic effect of roughly $2.39 billion in 2015 alone.
According to the study -- released Tuesday by the Denver-based Marijuana Policy Group (MPG), which specializes in economic and market research -- the legalization and regulation of recreational cannabis has also resulted in the creation of over 18,000 full-time jobs.
This year will be a watershed in terms of cannabis legalization. Four states -- Arkansas, Florida, Montana, and North Dakota -- are looking to expand access to medical cannabis within their borders through the passage of ballot initiatives. Another five -- Arizona, California, Maine, Massachusetts, and Nevada -- seek to legalize the substance for recreational purposes. In all, the nine states represent a total of over 82 million Americans, almost a fourth of the entire country’s population.
We live in an age where you can get almost anything delivered to your door with the click of a button - food, toiletries, alcohol, and now marijuana. Yes, you read that correctly. San Francisco startup, Meadow, is using the popular delivery business model to deliver your favorite dry herb right to your door in as little as an hour – just as long as you live in California and have a medical marijuana card.
A new study appearing in a renowned psychiatry journal throws cold water on the long-held belief that states with more liberalized cannabis laws will be more likely to see a rise in experimentation with cannabis among teenagers.
The study -- which is titled "Medical marijuana laws and adolescent marijuana use in the USA from 1991 to 2014" and appears in Lancet Psychiatry -- found that the rate of adolescent cannabis use is not effected by whether a state chooses to adopt laws allowing for the use of medical cannabis.
The administration of New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is seeking to expand access to medical cannabis throughout the state, including amongst schoolchildren and those with "chronic intractable pain."
The recommended changes to the state's medical cannabis program were posted to the New York state Health Department's website, in keeping with a legal requirement to provide updates and proposals on the state's fledgling medical cannabis industry, which first went into effect this past January.
The Pennsylvania state government on Thursday released a draft of rules governing the state’s newly-created medical cannabis regime, providing a sign that the program is quickly taking shape and a guide for those who look to enter the state’s cannabis industry.
Canada has instituted an array of new regulations regarding the cultivation, use, and sale of medical cannabis, replacing many of the country’s existing regulations and moving its medical cannabis regime towards a more tolerant approach to the substance.
The governor of Illinois on Friday signed legislation decriminalizing cannabis by making it only punishable by fines, but not any jail time.
Gov. Bruce Rauner (R) enacted the legislation along with dozens of other bills on Friday afternoon. The governor’s signature on the bill -- which takes effect immediately -- makes the Prairie State the 3rd-largest in the United States to pass cannabis decriminalization.