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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.

The Shake: Cannabaristas, Helping the Homeless, and CBD Oil Massages

All eyes are on U.S. cannabis policy in advance of a special United Nations summit, Israeli companies are drawing American investments, and a man is rewarded for being punched repeatedly in the face.

State of the Leaf: Hawaii May Decriminalize Drugs, Newsom Has a Cali Crush on Legalization

Hawaii considers legislation that could decriminalize all drugs, and Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom has signed on in support of California's Adult Use of Marijuana Act.

Leafly’s State-by-State Guide to Cannabis Testing Regulations

Leafly's comprehensive state-by-state guide to medical marijuana testing regulations

The State of the Leaf: Maine Falls Short and Washington Sets Hemp Free

In the latest State of the Leaf, Maine’s legalization bid failed to make the ballot, Washington welcomes industrial hemp, and Michigan and Rhode Island try to legalize.

The Shake: Ohio’s Second-Try Initiative Drops Tuesday, Texas Likes MMJ Despite Media Scare Story

Ohio's recreational initiative drops out in favor of medical legalization and Texans support medical cannabis despite media fear tactics.

Emerging Markets Update: New York Might Double Dispensaries

A look at what’s happening this week in states breaking into the medical and recreational cannabis scenes.

If You Want a Hawaii Dispensary License, You Better Apply Soon

The Hawaii state health department has begun accepting applications for a limited number of cannabis production and distribution permits.

Emerging Markets Update: Illinois Eyes Expanding Qualifying Conditions

Illinois is eyeing expansions to its list of qualifying conditions. New York officials just rejected a similar effort. Here's the latest from fledgling markets.

Emerging Markets Update: NY Set to Go Live on Thursday

We're keeping an eye on these new markets as they blossom, and we want to help you do the same.

Which States Are Eyeing Cannabis Decriminalization in 2016? The Leafly Roundup

Legislators in Georgia, Illinois, Wyoming, and Virginia are all seeking to decriminalize the possession of small amounts of cannabis, with some making a second or third attempt.

Hiker in Hawaii Tells Obama to “Legalize it!”

An unidentified hiker gave President Obama a bit of advice as he passed on the trail in Hawaii.

New Market Update: 6 States Looking to Implement Their Cannabis Programs

Check out the latest on these six markets that are hoping to debut their legal cannabis programs (both medical and recreational) soon.

Questionable Censorship from the Italian Courts: The Leafly Legalization Roundup

The wait is over for Illinois patients, Pennsylvania shows renewed medical support, and experts denounce Health Canada's strict regulations. All that and more in this cannabis roundup!

Uruguay Announces When It Will Start Selling Recreational Cannabis: The Leafly Roundup

This past week brought a whirlwind of excitement as Oregon opened dispensary doors to recreational consumers for the first time and Uruguay made a major announcement.