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The Shake: NFL Gets Canna-Curious, and Sick Kids in Penn. Get Fast-Tracked

The Supreme Court in Massachusetts will hear challenges to legalization measures, it's crunch time in Montana, and attention Justin Trudeau: It doesn't have to be this difficult.

State of the Leaf: D.C. Preps for Pre-420 Smokeout, and Hawaii Wants More DUI Data

A clash between Georgia lawmakers sheds light on medical marijuana in the South, Hawaii debates cannabis DUIs, Virginia could get a chance at cannabis oil production, and both Rhode Island and Jamaica are trying to find a way to profit from cultivation. Oh, and people are smoking on the White House lawn this Friday.

Georgia Gov. Deal and Rep. Allen Peake Go Head-to-Head Over Medical Cannabis

A new email exchange between a Georgia lawmaker and the governor reveal a behind-the-scenes glimpse into the fight over medical cannabis.

The Shake: 60% of America Likes Legalization (but Hillary Doesn’t), and Broccoli Proves a Poor Smuggling Cover

Hillary Clinton doubles down in opposition to federal legalization, Missouri wrinkles its nose at concentrates, and Georgia falls (just barely) short.

Polish Rapper-Turned-Politician Introduces Medical Cannabis Bill: The Leafly Roundup

A Polish rapper-turned-politician has introduced a bill for medical marijuana. And based on the polling numbers, it may actually have a chance.

We Speak with Rep. Allen Peake, Georgia’s Medical Cannabis Bulldog

The conservative Republican has pushed to expand access for Georgia patients — and has even helped families get medicine from other states.

Six Unexpected Politicians Who Support Cannabis

Let’s take a closer look at some prominent elected officials who have the chance to make a difference for their state when it comes to cannabis legislation.