Legalization

Marijuana Legalization Bill Filed in New York

Marijuana Legalization Bill Filed in New York

New York State Senator Liz Krueger has introduced a bill that would legalize recreational marijuana for individuals 18 and older. According to the bill summary, recreational marijuana would be...
DC Council Moving Forward with Marijuana Legalization

DC Council Moving Forward with Marijuana Legalization

The Washington DC Council has set up hearings on marijuana legalization, signaling that they intend to move forward with marijuana legalization following the approval of Initiative 71 by voters...
Study Shows Marijuana Legalization Could Mean Big Money For Vermont

Study Shows Marijuana Legalization Could Mean Big Money For Vermont

A new study released Friday shows that Vermont could make between $20 and $75 million in tax revenue if the state were to legalize recreational marijuana. The report was...
NORML Starts Portland, OR Chapter

NORML Starts Portland, OR Chapter

Oregon voters legalized recreational marijuana by passing Measure 91 last year, and now NORML is setting up shop in Portland in order to ensure that the rules and regulations...
Sixteen Marijuana Bills Introduced in Oregon

Sixteen Marijuana Bills Introduced in Oregon

Oregon voters legalized recreational marijuana during te 2014 election.  Now that a new legislative session has opened and new legislators have been sworn into office, a total of sixteen...
Nancy Grace Debates 2 Chainz on Marijuana Legalization…See Who Wins

Nancy Grace Debates 2 Chainz on Marijuana Legalization…See Who Wins

Rapper 2 Chainz appeared on Nancy Grace’s show to debate the pros and cons of legalizing recreational marijuana.  While most of the questions were addressed to 2 Chainz, he...
Michigan Voters Divided Over Marijuana Legalization

Michigan Voters Divided Over Marijuana Legalization

A new poll conducted by EPIC-MRA of Lansing shows that 50% of Michigan voters would be likely to support a future ballot measure to legalize, tax, and regulate recreational...
Ohio Group Announces Plans for Marijuana Legalization in 2016

Ohio Group Announces Plans for Marijuana Legalization in 2016

A Cleveland-based group, Ohioans to End Prohibition, has announced it plans to propose a constitutional amendment on the 2016 ballot that would legalize both recreational and medical marijuana in...
Bill Would Legalize Recreational Marijuana in Arizona

Bill Would Legalize Recreational Marijuana in Arizona

Arizona State Representative Mark Cardenas has introduced legislation that would legalize recreational marijuana in the state.  House Bill 2007 would allow individuals 21 and older to possess and consume...
Marijuana Use by Soldiers is Down in Washington and Colorado

Marijuana Use by Soldiers is Down in Washington and Colorado

A new study from Military.com has found that there has been a decrease of marijuana use by soldiers in Washington and Colorado since the states have legalized recreational marijuana....