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Utah Group Begins Push to Legalize Medical Cannabis

Medical marijuana advocates in Utah are planning to try to get an initiative on the November 2018 ballot that would allow cannabis to be used for treatment.

In This Alabama Church, Cannabis Is Part of a Spiritual Journey

With a stained-glass window behind them, a lineup of speakers stepped to the front of the church and talked about the potential health benefits of plants that are currently illegal in Alabama.

Oregon Senate Approves Plan to Shield Cannabis Consumer Info From Feds

A proposal to shield names, birthdates, driver's license numbers and other identifying information cleared its first major hurdle amid fears of a federal crackdown.

Ohioans Seek Residency Requirement for Cannabis Cultivation

Ohioans wanting to start a medical marijuana business are urging regulators to add a residency requirement, at least initially, for people seeking licenses.

Advocates to MA Lawmakers: Don’t Amend Cannabis Law Just Yet

Backers of legal cannabis urged Massachusetts legislators to hold off, at least for now, on making any changes to a law voters approved in November.

SC Prosecutor Contender at Odds With Feds on Medical Cannabis

The front-runner for the state's top federal prosecutor job is a Republican state representative who introduced comprehensive medical cannabis legislation.

California’s Great Cannabis Unbanning

How (and why) the state's conservative bastions are learning to stop worrying and accept the cannabis industry.

Sessions Calls Cole Memo ‘Valid,’ Says Fed Resources Are Limited

Jeff Sessions might hate cannabis, but he sure seems to like talking about it.

Feds Still Jail More People for Cannabis Than Heroin

But there's a silver lining: The number of people sentenced for federal cannabis-related crimes has dropped for the fifth year in a row.

Colorado House Approves 16-Plant Homegrow Limit, End to Co-Ops

The nation's most generous grow-your-own laws are closer to being curbed in Colorado.

Legalization Catches Eye of Connecticut Legislature

Despite growing enthusiasm, it's questionable whether any of the state's adult-use bills will ultimately survive this session.

Trump FDA, US Attorney Moves Could Shift Cannabis Landscape

President Donald Trump sent rumbles through the cannabis world with a pair of moves made late Friday.

Yes, Jeff Sessions Could Use RICO. No, It Wouldn’t End Legal Cannabis

Trying to topple a multibillion-dollar industry wouldn't be quite so simple.

Police Raid Cannabis Culture Stores Across Canada

Police on Thursday morning raided Cannabis Culture stores in Toronto, Vancouver, and Ottawa after owners Marc and Jodie Emery were arrested in Toronto.

Wisconsin Assembly Approves CBD Oil, Right-to-Try Bills

With broad bipartisan support, the state Assembly passed two bills Tuesday designed to give medical patients more treatment options.

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