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Comments Off on Trump Announces Unprecedented Support for Legalizing Marijuana

REASON – On the first great-weather day of Spring 2018, President Donald Trump has committed to withdrawing federal objections to the legalization of marijuana, reports Tom Angell of Marijuana Moment. President Trump is preparing to support far-reaching legislation to reform federal marijuana prohibition so that states can enact their own cannabis laws without interference. “Since […]

Comments Off on Marijuana Legalization Will Be on Michigan’s Ballot in November

REASON – An initiative that qualified for the ballot today would make Michigan the 10th state to legalize marijuana for recreational use and the first state in the Midwest to do so. The Michigan Regulation and Taxation of Marihuana Act, which voters will consider this November, would eliminate penalties for adults 21 or older who […]

Comments Off on Is the U.S. Now Freer than Europe in Terms of Marijuana Decriminalization?

FEE.ORG – For years, progress on the question of legal medicinal and recreational marijuana has sparked debate in the United States. For a long time, American legalization activists used positive cases, such as the one of the Netherlands, to argue for leniency on drug-related crimes. Today, the situation seems to be reversed. Europe’s Role Models […]