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Watch This: Congressmen Discuss Federal Cannabis Policy, Jeff Sessions

Bipartisan Congressional representatives from states with drastically different cannabis laws sat down for an "open conversation about marijuana policy."

State of the Leaf: Colorado Bans Co-ops, May Shelter Cannabis From Feds

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

Virginia Republican Intros Legalization Bill. Who Is This Guy?

Republican lawmaker Rep. Tom Garrett introduced a measure to remove cannabis from the Controlled Substances Act, but what inspired him?

State of the Leaf: South Africa Approves MMJ Production

A congressional bill could shield state-legal marijuana businesses, Australia eases import rules, and Colorado gets a cannabis drive-through.

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.

In Congress: Virginia Republican Wants to De-Schedule CBD

Republicans in Congress are starting to come out of the woodwork to draft new bills on cannabis.

Virginia’s Governor Just Met Willie’s Reserve. That’s Messed Up.

If Terry McAuliffe weren't governor, or a white man, he'd probably be arrested.

Tim Kaine isn’t for Legal Cannabis, but He Wouldn’t Shut it Down

Hillary Clinton's VP pick has strong mainstream establishment credentials. For the cannabis-conscious voter, though, Kaine can be described in one word: unimpressive.

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.

Which Illegal States Are the Most Cannabis Curious?

We identify the states that have limited medical marijuana laws or are completely illegal, yet check the Leafly website because they're "cannabis curious."

The Shake: British Liberals Back Legalization, a Dabbing Granny Goes Viral, and the High-Tech Future of Cannabis

In today's cannabis news: Oregon cops eye impaired driving, Israel explores exports, and a grandma tries her first dab.

Polls Show Support for Legalization on the Rise: The Leafly Roundup

California lawmakers are wrangling with a typo in state law, New Orleans could ease penalties for cannabis, and Mexico's cartels are seeing cannabis profits nosedive.

Virginia Senator Steps Up for Decriminalization, Again

A new bill would decrease criminal penalties for possession of cannabis in Virginia to minor civil fines.

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.

Weekend Weirdness: Man Runs Out of Rolling Papers, Calls 911 to Order More

You should refrain from dialing 911 unless you have an actual emergency, not if you, say, run out of rolling papers and need a re-up.

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