The use, possession, sale, cultivation, and transportation of cannabis... -
legality of cannabis by u.s. state

The use, possession, sale, cultivation, and transportation of cannabis...

wikipedia - 10 Nov 2016
The use, possession, sale, cultivation, and transportation of cannabis is illegal under federal law in the United States. However, the federal government has articulated that if a state passes a law to decriminalize cannabis for recreational or medical use, they can do so, under the condition that a regulation system for cannabis is in place. Cannabis is listed as a Schedule I substance under the Controlled Substances Act of 1970, the highest classification under the legislation. Part of the reason marijuan
legality of cannabis by u.s. state

Canada gives final passage to legalization of cannabis​

WMUR Manchester - 20 Jun 2018
In the neighboring U.S., nine states and the District of Columbia have legalized marijuana. Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould tweeted that it was a "historic milestone for progressive policy in Canada as we shift our approach to cannabis." Health ...
legality of cannabis by u.s. state

Cannabis: how British laws around the drug have evolved

The Conversation UK - 19 Jun 2018
The US states which have fully legalised cannabis started by allowing its therapeutic use. Canada allowed medical cannabis nearly 20 years ago. It is now creating a legal market for non-medical use. Once again, the UK is behind the pendulum on cannabis ...
legality of cannabis by u.s. state

Could Trump Back the Legalization of Marijuana?

Motley Fool - 16 Jun 2018
Last June, Mexico legalized medical marijuana, and to our north, Canada is on the verge of officially giving the green light to adult-use cannabis. Even the U.S. has seen rapid expansion, going from zero states with broad-based medical cannabis laws on ...
legality of cannabis by u.s. state

This Is How Your Cannabis Is Grown

Entrepreneur - 20 Jun 2018
As more and more states approve the legalization of cannabis for medical and/or recreational use, savvy entrepreneurs are launching businesses to capture a piece of the new “green rush.” If you're seeking to break into this dynamic, fast-growing ...
legality of cannabis by u.s. state

Texas Republicans Now Support Cannabis Decriminalization

The Fresh Toast - 20 Jun 2018
This past weekend ,the state's Republican Party passed a platform that includes marijuana decriminalization and an expansion of the Compassionate Use Act, which legalized medical marijuana for patients with intractable epilepsy back in 2015. ...
legality of cannabis by u.s. state

In Our View: Good News on Marijuana

The Columbian - 20 Jun 2018
If a state has legalized cannabis and has established a well-regulated industry, it should be allowed to continue without the threat of a federal crackdown. Gardner said: “This is a chance for us to express that federalism works, to take an idea that ...
legality of cannabis by u.s. state

Foreign cartels embrace home-grown marijuana in pot-legal states - 29 May 2018
The suspects are targeting states that have already legalized marijuana "in an attempt to shroud their operations in our legal environment here and then take the marijuana outside of the state," said Mike Hartman, executive director of the Colorado ...
legality of cannabis by u.s. state

Why marijuana policies in Massachusetts aren't strict enough

The Boston Globe - 20 Jun 2018
Smoking marijuana in public is an in-your-face dimension of recreational marijuana that exceeds the implied intent of Question 4, the 2016 state ballot question that legalized cannabis for adult use. If approved, Massachusetts would be the first in the ...
legality of cannabis by u.s. state

Looking back at Justin Trudeau's changing attitude on marijuana

The Globe and Mail - 20 Jun 2018
The legalization movement had also started in Colorado and Washington State in late 2012, which eased some of the concerns over the reaction of the American government to a similar move in Canada. When Mr. Trudeau decided to inject pizzazz into his ...
legality of cannabis by u.s. state

High Times, Pot's Most Established Brand, is Going Public

High Times - 19 Jun 2018
Canada will legalize cannabis for adult use at a federal level later this summer. Uruguay legalized cannabis sales last year. In 2018, 12 more states in the U.S. are set to vote on legalization. Now, more than ever, people are curious to learn about ...

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