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Feds Deny Application for CO Marijuana Credit Union

Feds Deny Application for CO Marijuana Credit Union

Federal banking officials have rejected an application from The Fourth Corner Credit Union in Denver, CO. TFCCU services the state’s marijuana industry. The Credit Union planned to make a...
79% of US Mayors Support Marijuana Decriminalization

79% of US Mayors Support Marijuana Decriminalization

A recent survey by Politico Magazine found that 79% of Us mayors support decriminalizing marijuana. According to Politico, “The mayors are enthusiastic supporters of the federal government taking a...
Hawaii Lawmakers Tour Marijuana Shops in Colorado

Hawaii Lawmakers Tour Marijuana Shops in Colorado

Earlier this year, the Hawaiian Legislature passed a bill that allows eight retail medical marijuana stores in the state. This week, a dozen Hawaiian lawmakers took time to tour...
Ohio Marijuana Legalization Group Submits New Signatures

Ohio Marijuana Legalization Group Submits New Signatures

Organizers for ResponsibleOhio submitted additional signatures Thursday to get their legalization initiative onto the November ballot. The group originally submitted 695,000 signatures but many were found to be invalid....
Majority of New Hampshire Voters Want to Legalize Marijuana

Majority of New Hampshire Voters Want to Legalize Marijuana

A new poll conducted by WMUR Granite State found that a majority of New Hampshire voters want to legalize recreational marijuana. The poll found that 60% of New Hampshire...
250 Italian Lawmakers Support Marijuana Decriminalization Proposal

250 Italian Lawmakers Support Marijuana Decriminalization Proposal

Over 250 Italian lawmakers have given their support to a proposal that would decriminalize the production, sale, and consumption of marijuana throughout the country. Should this proposal become law,...
Medical Marijuana to Be Sold at Pharmacies in Israel

Medical Marijuana to Be Sold at Pharmacies in Israel

On Monday, Israel’s Deputy Health Minister, Ya’akov Litzman, announced that medical marijuana will now be distributed at pharmacies, which will allow more physicians to prescribe it to patients. “Today...
New Washington Medical Marijuana Laws Take Effect

New Washington Medical Marijuana Laws Take Effect

Washington state’s updated medical marijuana regulations took effect Friday. Among the regulations now in effect: Post-traumatic stress disorder and traumatic brain injury are added as qualifying conditions. A qualifying...
Senate Committee Approves Recreational Marijuana In DC

Senate Committee Approves Recreational Marijuana In DC

Washington DC voters voted to legalize recreational marijuana by adults 21 and older last November with the passage of Initiative 71, but the House republican leadership stepped in and...
First Ever Marijuana TV Ad Pulled From Colorado Station

First Ever Marijuana TV Ad Pulled From Colorado Station

The first ever TV ad for a marijuana product was pulled from the Colorado station KMGH Tuesday night. The ad for Neos, a cannabis vape pen producer, was meant...