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State of the Leaf: Congressman Urges Trump to Respect State Cannabis

State of the Leaf is Leafly’s weekly roundup of legalization news from around the nation and the world.

Nebraska Lawmakers Consider Allowing Medical Marijuana

Nebraska lawmakers should approve a measure allowing and regulating medical marijuana before voters bypass them, senators who support it said Wednesday.

State of the Leaf: Nevada Might Let You Light Up

From Arkansas to Ireland, we've got the latest cannabis legislation updates and how the changes may affect you.

Patient Advocates Oppose Confirmation of Nebraska Chief Medical Officer

Medical marijuana advocates are urging Nebraska senators not to confirm a chief medical officer who opposes the use of marijuana or any of its byproducts.

Cannabis Legislation 2017: We’re Tracking All Legalization Bills

Is your state considering changes to its cannabis laws? It's legislature season, and we're watching all the states in play.

From Vermont to Texas, State Lawmakers Eye Legalization Measures in 2017

Lawmakers are pushing for reforms in South Carolina, Vermont, Nebraska, Wisconsin, and Texas. As the year stretches on, other states are likely to follow.

State of the Leaf: Are Dispensaries (Finally) Coming to Michigan?

Canadian banks pull plug on medical marijuana clients, New Jersey OKs cannabis for PTSD, and U.K. report says ignoring medical benefits is "irrational."

The Shake: Reefer Badness in NYC and a Republican in South Carolina Touts Medical Cannabis

NYC Police Commissioner blames cannabis for the city's violence but shrugs at its heroin epidemic -- that and more in today's Shake roundup.

The Shake: California Could Test Drivers for Cannabis, and Has Vermont Legalization Hit a Wall?

Vermont's thoughtful push to legalize might've just hit a wall, a Washington testing lab is under fire, and a savvy lawyer says California cannabusinesses are missing the boat.

Supreme Court Announcement Extends Legalization Debate

States considering cannabis laws this year won't have immediate guidance from the nation's high court about whether they're free to flout federal drug law by regulating the drug.

The Shake: SCOTUS Rejects Colorado Lawsuit, Racial Disparities Persist, and Infused Nutella is a Thing Now

Arrest data paint an unflattering picture, the federal government criticizes its own handling of cannabis, and cannabis growers look to farmers for inspiration.

Supreme Court Rejects States’ Challenge to Colorado Cannabis Law

The Supreme Court has rejected an effort by Nebraska and Oklahoma to have Colorado's adult-use cannabis legalization declared unconstitutional.

The Shake: Rihanna Rents the Entire Floor, Justices Consider Colorado Complaint, Cannabis Outsells Girl Scout Cookies

Infographics! Baked goods! Top-shelf political humor! The Shake today is chock full of good stuff.

The Shake: Cannabis Pharmaceutical Works for Kids, Graham Signs on to CARERS Act, and a Prison May Become a Cannabis Farm

A California prohibitionist says cannabis causes mass murder, Alaska hires seed-to-sale tracker, and new legalization groups launch in Louisiana and Nebraska. Get today's top headlines in The Shake.

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.

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