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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
TheStreet.com - 06 Dec 2018 Is CBD Oil Legal? State-By-State and Future Legality
CBD oil is being spotted more and more in health stores around the country, but how legal actually is it, and what does the future hold?
Vox.com - 14 Nov 2018 The case against marijuana legalization
Opponents of legalization worry that fully allowing recreational marijuana use would make pot far too accessible and, as a result, expand its use and misuse.
MERRY JANE - 11 Dec 2018 Weekly Weed News Roundup: NYC Argues Over Weed Taxes, MedMen Faces Class Action Lawsuit
In other news, Denver is working on clearing form pot offenders' records, and Senator Mitch McConnell signs the 2018 Farm Bill with a hemp pen.
Barron's - 11 Dec 2018 CBD to See a Boost With Hemp Legalization
An $867 billion farm bill that is expected to pass in Congress this week will fund food stamps, crop subsidies and—to the glee of many stock promoters—legalize ...
MyNorthwest.com - 12 Dec 2018 Is changing pot shop laws now unfair to businesses?
A Republican state legislator wants to include preschools and school bus stops to the 1,000 foot zone pot shops must exist outside of. But is it fair to businesses ...
Motley Fool - 23 Sep 2018 Timeline for Marijuana Legalization in the United States: How the Dominoes Are Falling
What you need to know about the past, present, and future of marijuana legalization nationwide.
The Washington Post - 23 Jul 2018 Has the U.S. reached a ‘tipping point’ in marijuana legalization?
Voters made Oklahoma the 30th state to allow medical marijuana.
Vox.com - 14 Nov 2018 Marijuana has been legalized in 10 states and Washington, DC
In 2012, Colorado and Washington state became the first states to vote to legalize marijuana for recreational purposes. Since then, eight more states and ...
Benzinga - 11 Dec 2018 The 2018 Farm Bill Vote: What You Need To Know
The 2018 Farm Bill, a piece of legislation much anticipated by the hemp sector, is approaching the finish line. The House and Senate members who comprise ...
JSTOR Daily - 28 Nov 2018 How Big Will Canada's Legal Cannabis Market Be?
With recreational marijuana use now legal across Canada, companies are jockeying for market share while bureaucracies struggle to make estimates.
Esquire - 07 Nov 2018 Here Are All the States That Have Legalized Weed in the U.S.
Here are the 10 states plus the District of Columbia where it's legal to buy and consume recreational marijuana, as well as the 33 states plus D.C. that have ...
Forbes - 16 Oct 2018 These Two States Are Poised To Be The Next Big Marijuana Markets
The state-by-state nature of the U.S. cannabis industry has created huge differences in market dynamics from one state to another, making some more attractive ...
Forbes - 27 Jun 2018 Marijuana Is Now Legal In Canada -- Here's Why The U.S. Will Not Be Far Behind
This fall, Canada is set to become the 2nd nation in the world to allow legal consumption of recreational marijuana. The Cannabis Act, passed by the Canadian ...
Tribune-Review - 27 Nov 2018 Pot for pets: Can cannabis oil ease suffering for furry friends?
Pot for pets It may be the next step in the ever-andamp;#0010;evolving legitimization of medicinal marijuana, and a trio of South Florida companies are ...
Forbes Now - 19 Jun 2018 Don't Bet On Federal Marijuana Legalization Just Yet
Is the United States close to ending federal marijuana prohibition?
CNN - 17 Oct 2018 Canada just legalized recreational pot. Here's what you need to know
People in Canada are cheering, enduring long lines and honking their car horns in support as the country's first marijuana dispensaries open their doors ...
Vox - 27 Jun 2018 Marijuana legalization is having its best year ever
From Canada to Vermont to Oklahoma to California, this has been a huge year for legalization advocates.
Business Insider - 07 Nov 2018 Michigan is the 10th state to legalize recreational marijuana. This map shows every US state where pot is legal.
Marijuana is legal for adults over the age of 21 in 10 states; medical marijuana is legal in 33.
Lexology - 05 Dec 2018 Cannabusiness in New Jersey
Market snapshot. Trends and prospects. How would you describe the current state of the cannabis industry in your jurisdiction, including areas of growth, market ...
Forbes Now - 04 May 2018 Here's How Much Money States Are Raking In From Legal Marijuana Sales
On Jan. 1, 2018, the US's largest and most populated state — California — oversaw the legalization of recreational marijuana. Though not the first state to do this ...
Quartz - 19 Apr 2018 420 day: Where cannabis is legal in the US and in countries around the world
2018 has already been a huge year for marijuana legalization, and there are more places to legally light up than ever.
The Texas Tribune - 26 Jul 2018 Marijuana legalization in Texas? Advocates see reasons for optimistic
In Texas, both political parties now support loosening the restrictions on marijuana in their platforms. That's just the clearest sign that both public opinion and the ...
Business Insider - 07 Nov 2018 Here's where you can legally consume marijuana in the US in 2018
Michigan became the tenth state to legalize marijuana on Tuesday.
The Motley Fool - 17 Jun 2018 7 Reasons Marijuana Won't Be Legalized in the U.S.
Despite growing public support, cannabis is unlikely to get a green light from Congress anytime soon.
Sun Sentinel - 19 Nov 2018 Can cannabis oil ease suffering for dogs and cats? Here's what South Florida businesses say
Pot for pets? It's the latest offshoot of the ever-evolving legitimization of medicinal marijuana, and a trio of South Florida companies are competing to become the ...
Refinery29 - 20 Apr 2018 All The States Where Weed Is Legal
As of now, 10 states and Washington, D.C. have legalized the recreational use of marijuana. An additional 20 states allow the use of cannabis for medical ...
Vox.com - 21 Jun 2018 Canada just approved marijuana legalization
Bill C-45, a.k.a. the Cannabis Act, makes Canada the first wealthy country to legalize marijuana.
Thrillist - 21 May 2018 Puff, Puff, Passed: The Progress Toward Legal Weed in All 50 States
Red states, blue states, purple states...
TheStreet.com - 09 May 2018 States That Legalized Weed: Medical Marijuana, Recreational and CBD
Cannabis prohibition is slowly but surely being lifted across the United States. Do you live somewhere with legal marijuana? TheStreet shows you where and ...
The Hill - 24 Jan 2018 Marijuana legalization is succeeding and other states should follow Vermont’s example | TheHill
Nearly two-thirds (64 percent) of the American pubic now supports marijuana legalization, including a majority of Republicans.
CNN - 30 Mar 2018 Marijuana legalization by the numbers
Washington (CNN) Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced in January the rollback of Obama-era guidelines that stopped the federal government from ...
BBC News - 28 Jun 2018 Cannabis legalisation: Are there more young users in the US?
Claim: The legalisation of cannabis by some US states has led to increased usage, particularly among young people. Reality Check verdict: There is no clear ...
Vox.com - 14 Nov 2018 Marijuana is legal for medical purposes in 32 states
Thirty states and Washington, DC, allow marijuana for medical purposes, although their approaches can significantly differ. Some allow medical marijuana ...
The Motley Fool - 22 Apr 2018 The Only 4 States That Completely Ban THC and CBD
Despite the federal government's Schedule I classification for cannabis, the illicit drug is flourishing in the United States and North America. Cannabis research ...
TheStreet.com - 24 Sep 2018 History of Marijuana: Origins, Legality and What's Happening in 2018
These days it seems like Wall Street has high hopes for the blossoming cannabis industry -- with marijuana stocks rapidly gaining traction. Tilray (TLRY) , the first ...
Inc. - 04 Dec 2018 The Next Gold Rush Is the $22 Billion CBD Business--and This Florida Company Is Ready to Win
Green Roads is cashing in on the demand for products with cannabidiol while preparing for changes in the law that could soon transform the industry.
Washington Post - 11 Jul 2018 When marijuana is legal in Canada, Americans are expected to flock. But the border, and U.S. law, stands in the way.
Marijuana will be legal on both sides of the border in some places. But at the crossing, the drug violates federal law and could lead to stiff fines and jail time.
Marijuana Moment - 16 Nov 2018 Hemp Will Be A Top 10 Product In 2019, Whole Foods Predicts
The gurus at Whole Foods Market have spoken: hemp products, already incredibly popular, will be a top 10 food trend in 2019. In a press release, the company ...
Fortune - 20 Apr 2018 Colorado Was the First State to Legalize Marijuana. Now Its Governor Won't Rule Out Recriminalizing It
Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper isn't ruling out making marijuana illegal again despite being the first state to legalize weed.
The News-Press - 06 Jul 2018 Will recreational marijuana be legalized in Florida in 2020? John Morgan thinks so.
Attorney John Morgan, who led the effort to legalize medical marijuana in Florida in 2016, says he will get a recreational use measure on the 2020 ballot.
The New York Times - 01 Jan 2018 Recreational Pot Is Officially Legal in California
OAKLAND, Calif. — Retail cannabis shops in California opened their doors on Monday for the first time, inaugurating what proponents say will become the ...
Vox.com - 02 Aug 2018 New York’s governor just took a big step toward marijuana legalization
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) on Thursday took a big step toward legalizing marijuana for recreational use in the state, announcing that he has set up a ...
Boston.com - 06 Dec 2018 At Eat Sacrilicious events, cannabis is elevated to fine dining
Eat Sacrilicious, a cannabis events and fine-dining company, will throw a cannabis dinner party in Boston on Friday. Read more at Boston.com.
RollingStone.com - 29 May 2018 Pot for All: How Congress Is Trying to Make Weed Legal
Over the past decade, marijuana legalization has happened at break-neck speed at the state and local level. And yet, pot-related reforms have moved glacially ...
The New York Times - 20 Jun 2018 Marijuana in New York: Here’s How the Laws Are Changing
As the city stops arresting people for smoking pot in public and the state considers legalization, a refresher on where the laws stand.
TIME - 07 Dec 2017 U.S. States Tried Decriminalizing Pot Before. Here's Why It Didn't Work
In the past five years, eight states and Washington, D.C., have legalized recreational marijuana for adults. Today, 68 million people live in areas where ...
The New York Times - 19 Sep 2018 New York Today: Where Are We on Weed?
Wednesday: Discussions on the potential legalization of marijuana, and Photoville in Brooklyn.
Star-Telegram - 29 Jul 2018 Could Texas join growing number of states legalizing pot?
Texas isn't likely to be the next Colorado or California. The state almost certainly won't be the next one to legalize recreational marijuana use. But there are signs ...
USA TODAY - 01 Jul 2018 Recreational marijuana now legal in Vermont
Recreational use of marijuana is legal now in Vermont -- within boundaries of some clear and not-so-clear rules.
USA TODAY - 14 Nov 2017 Pot initiatives: Predicting the next 15 states to legalize marijuana
Predicting which states will be next to legalize marijuana requires weighing a range of legal circumstances and cultural conditions.
The New York Times - 16 Jul 2018 In New Jersey, Legal Marijuana Is So Close You Can Smell It. But It Could Be Awhile.
Legal pot was a central campaign promise for Gov. Philip D. Murphy, and dispensaries are getting ready. But the Legislature is taking its time.
Seeking Alpha - 06 Jun 2018 Stock Pick Ideas Before This Week's Vote On Legalization Of Cannabis In Canada
The cannabis industry is expected to grow quickly in the next decade. Canada is preparing to vote on the legalization of recreational cannabis this week.
NJ.com - 18 Sep 2018 Here are the details of N.J.'s new legal weed bill, including delivery and smoking lounges
New Jerseyans would pay perhaps the lowest marijuana tax in the country if the bill is approved later this year.
Monterey County Weekly - 06 Dec 2018 It may be coming to the cannabis you use, if the industry follows the law.
As the state of California continues floundering on releasing the permanent rules under which the cannabis industry will exist, one thing has been made ...
Asbury Park Press - 21 May 2018 NJ marijuana legalization: Legal weed forever changed Colorado, California
With New Jersey heading toward marijuana legalization, we traveled to Colorado and California to see the impacts, good and bad, of legal weed.
Newsweek - 02 Jan 2018 Marijuana Legalization 2018: Which States Might Consider Cannabis Laws This Year?
UPDATED | The legal marijuana market could blaze across the United States in 2018. At least 12 states are poised to consider marijuana legalization this year, ...
Green Bay Press Gazette - 07 Nov 2018 Legalizing marijuana: No quick action likely in Wisconsin despite overwhelming support at polls
Voters in communities across Wisconsin this week said a loud "yes" to the question of whether marijuana should be legal here, but that might not prompt ...
Concord Monitor - 02 Jul 2018 New England marijuana laws – where it's legal, where it's not and what you need to know
The pace of change is dizzying when it comes to marijuana's legal status in New Hampshire and all our neighbors, so perhaps it's time to clear up a few things.
Springfield News-Leader - 03 Sep 2018 Medical marijuana in Missouri: What voters need to know by November
Missouri voters will find not one but three different proposals aiming to legalize marijuana for medical purposes when they pick up ballots Nov. 6.
Forbes Now - 29 Aug 2018 Why Is Homegrown Cannabis Federally Illegal?
Clearing up intrastate cannabis confusion: Why cloning marijuana seeds does not bypass federal law.
The Motley Fool - 30 Apr 2018 A Bill to Decriminalize Marijuana at the Federal Level Is on Its Way
Put plainly, the cannabis industry is budding worldwide. Cannabis research firm ArcView Group has estimated that North American legal marijuana sales could ...
KGO-TV - 19 Apr 2018 MAP: Where is weed legal?
Where is cannabis legal? Here's a map showing where legalization started and where it went from there.
The Sun - 03 Dec 2018 Oregon is close to becoming the first US state to legalise magic mushrooms
If those in favour of legalising the psychedelic drug get enough signatures it could go to a vote in the 2020 general election.
Times Union - 09 May 2018 How close is New York to legalizing marijuana?
ALBANY — How close is New York to legalizing marijuana? That depends on whom you ask, but lawmakers who support such action said Tuesday they believe ...
Forbes Now - 09 Jan 2018 New Hampshire Lawmakers Approve Marijuana Legalization
The New Hampshire House of Representatives voted to legalize marijuana on Tuesday, just five days after the Trump administration moved to rescind federal ...
PolitiFact - 17 Apr 2018 Cuomo says NY is ahead of others on recreational marijuana
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo touts New York state as a progressive beacon for the rest of the country. But his primary opponent, Cynthia Nixon, says that's not true ...
Forbes Now - 20 Mar 2018 Voters In Illinois' Cook County Approve Marijuana Legalization Ballot Measure
Voters in the largest county in Illinois overwhelmingly approved a ballot question calling for the legalization of marijuana on Tuesday. AP Photo/Mathew Sumner, ...
CNN - 31 Jan 2018 The U.S. legal marijuana industry is booming
One year into the Trump administration, and the marijuana industry is growing state by state, adding businesses, jobs and revenue. But it's still prohibited by the ...
Detroit Free Press - 26 Apr 2018 Michigan approves marijuana legalization vote for November
Voters will have the chance to legalize marijuana in November after the Board of Canvassers ruled Thursday that the issue can appear on the ballot.
Money Morning - 07 Dec 2018 The $820 Million U.S. Hemp Industry Is Going Mainstream in 2019
The U.S. hemp industry is going to be massive. And if you want to know how to profit, you have to read this special report...
Texas Standard - 21 Jun 2018 How Close Is Texas To Legalizing Marijuana?
At their state convention last week, Republicans added medical marijuana use and decriminalization to their party platform. Texas Standard · How Close Is ...
POLITICO Magazine - 24 Apr 2018 Legal Marijuana’s Big Moment
Despite hostility from the Trump administration, signs indicate federal decriminalization is only a flipped House away.
Forbes Now - 30 Jul 2018 China Is Blaming Canada For Its Cannabis Problem But Is Producing 50% Of The World's Supply
China's pressure to curb illegal Canadian cannabis imports underscores the country's power in the growing market. And with China producing over 50% of ...
Winston-Salem Journal - 04 Jun 2018 NC bills would legalize possessing up to 4 ounces of marijuana for personal use
A Forsyth County legislator is sponsoring a Senate bill that would make it legal to possess up to four ounces of marijuana for personal use.
NJ.com - 26 Sep 2018 Legal weed timeline pushed back again for N.J. Here's why that may be a good thing
Editor's Note: Interested in the marijuana business industry? NJ Cannabis Insider is a new premium intelligence briefing that features exclusive weekly *content* ...
Miami News Record - 21 Sep 2018 DA sounds off on marijuana legalization
In a forum hosted by NEO A&M College as part of Constitution Day activities, District Attorney Kenny Wright spoke with the students about the status of legislation ...
Scientific American - 01 May 2018 End the War on Weed
Editor's Note (10/17/18): Scientific American is re-posting the following article, originally published May 1, 2018, in light of Canada's legalization of recreational ...
NJ.com - 13 Mar 2018 Phil Murphy wants legal weed law in N.J. by end of year
Gov. Phil Murphy wants state lawmakers to pass legislation legalizing and taxing recreational marijuana in New Jersey by the end of the year -- despite a lack of ...
America Magazine - 16 Jan 2018 Five things you should know about federal and state marijuana laws
The Justice Department is vowing to enforce a federal ban on marijuana, even as some states try to move toward full legalization.
Newsweek - 29 Apr 2018 Where Is Marijuana Legal? Michigan Looking to Be Next State Where You Can Lawfully Smoke Up
Adults will hit the ballot boxes to vote for recreational laws in November.
Thrillist - 13 Apr 2018 How to Navigate Texas' Confusing Medical Marijuana Laws
Here's everything you need to know about legal weed in the great big, beautiful state of Texas.
Forbes Now - 05 Apr 2018 No, CBD Is Not 'Legal In All 50 States'
Cannabidiol is a trend taking the health-and-wellness world by storm. But contrary to many media reports, those who sell it still run the risk of prosecution.
Fortune - 09 Jun 2018 Why President Trump May Well Flip-Flop on Marijuana Legalization
President Donald Trump said he would “probably” support a new bill that would return decision-making on marijuana laws to individual states.
Gothamist - 19 Sep 2018 NY Officials Are On A Marijuana Legalization Listening Tour
Dozens of people showed up to Boricua College's Bronx campus Monday evening to tell representatives from the State Health Department their thoughts on ...
Marijuana Moment - 30 Aug 2018 New York Governor Announces Marijuana Legalization Listening Sessions
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) announced that state officials will hold a series of “listening sessions” about marijuana legalization starting next week.
NJ.com - 21 Jun 2018 Will N.J. get legal weed this year or what? Here's what we know.
With a budget deadline looming and a legalization bill that was dead on arrival, recreational marijuana in New Jersey probably won't pass before the end of the ...
Forbes Now - 05 Jul 2018 Weighing The Legal Cannabis Industry's Catch-22 Problem
The timing has never been better for the U.S. legal cannabis industry to tap into its breakout potential and explode into the stratosphere. Last week, the ...
RollingStone.com - 07 Jun 2018 Free the Weed: A New Bill Could End Federal Prohibition of Marijuana
A bipartisan group of lawmakers introduced new legislation today that highlights the growing divisions within the Republican Party on the nation's current ...
Indianapolis Monthly - 09 Jul 2018 Is Indiana On The Verge Of Legalizing Medical Marijuana?
This month, CBD oil becomes legal in Indiana. Decriminalizing the cannabis extract may seem like a minor development, but now the legislature is taking the ...
Press Herald - 02 May 2018 Recreational marijuana is now legal in Maine – sort of. Now the state has to write the rules.
AUGUSTA — The Legislature on Wednesday overturned a veto by Gov. Paul LePage that would have again stalled the legal sale of recreational marijuana, ...
CityLab - 12 Jan 2018 How Cities Can Take a Stance on Weed
With a recent policy change from Jeff Sessions, localities may again be more vulnerable to federal crackdowns. But some of the pioneers of pot legalization have ...
NJ.com - 18 Mar 2018 Will legal weed come to N.J.? What to know about the latest proposal
A bill introduced last week is the latest attempt to legalize recreational marijuana in New Jersey -- with some key differences from an earlier plan.
Chicago Tribune - 05 Jan 2018 New federal pot policy unlikely to affect Illinois medical marijuana; legalization push continues
Members of Illinois' medical marijuana industry say they're disappointed by U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions' move to allow more aggressive enforcement of ...
Asbury Park Press - 24 Jul 2018 NJ marijuana legalization: New Jersey quietly takes first steps to decriminalize weed
New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal has asked municipal prosecutors to adjourn any cases involving marijuana, including marijuana possession.
RollingStone.com - 05 Jun 2018 Why Pro-Pot Advocates Are Happy Michigan Didn’t Just Legalize Weed
On Tuesday, the Michigan state legislature briefly considered a law that would have fully legalized recreational marijuana for adults in the state. It didn't make it ...
New York Business Journal - 03 Oct 2018 New Jersey Governor: Recreational marijuana will be legal 'sooner than later'
State Senate President Stephen Sweeney expects the Senate to vote by Oct. 29.
NJ.com - 19 Sep 2018 We've seen the legal weed plan. So what's the timeline for bringing legal weed to N.J.?
Despite lawmakers getting close on a bill that would legalize marijuana, it's still unclear how soon the bill could be passed.
Law.com - 21 May 2018 State-Legal Cannabis: How Intrastate Regulation Is Different | The Legal Intelligencer
The sale of cannabis is illegal under federal law in all 50 states U.S. territories and U.S. possessions. Yet as of May 1 29 states the District of Columbia and ...
Bridge Michigan - 27 Jun 2018 What's legal, and what isn't, under Michigan recreational marijuana plan (slideshow)
Legalizing recreational marijuana would not mean a free-for-all. Here are the legal limits if the measure passes in November.
Forbes Now - 28 Jun 2018 U.S. Senate Votes To Legalize Hemp After Decades-Long Ban Under Marijuana Prohibition
The non-psychoactive cannabis cousin of marijuana would finally become legal to grow in the United States under a bill overwhelmingly approved by the ...