U.S. House approves bill to decriminalize and tax marijuana at ...
By MATTHEW DALY | The Associated Press. WASHINGTON — The Democratic-controlled House on Friday approved a bill to decriminalize and tax marijuana ...Continue reading on The Mercury News
More articles about Marijuana
NBA players won't be tested for marijuana next year as league ...
The NBA is extending its policy of not randomly drug testing players for marijuana for the 2020-2021 season amid the coronavirus pandemic. And insiders ...Continue reading
NBA suspends marijuana testing for 2020-21 season
Field Level Media. The NBA will not randomly test players for marijuana during the 2020-21 season. “Due to the unusual circumstances in conjunction with the ...Continue reading
NBA won't conduct random marijuana tests in 2020-21
The NBA and the National Basketball Players Association have agreed not to conduct randomized tests for marijuana during the 2020-21 season after following ...Continue reading
House votes to decriminalize marijuana
The Democratic-controlled House on Friday approved a bill to decriminalize and tax marijuana at the federal level, reversing what supporters call a failed policy ...Continue reading
House passes marijuana decriminalization bill
The bill, which decriminalizes marijuana at the federal level, is unlikely to pass in the Republican-controlled Senate.Continue reading
NBA Will Not Test Players For Marijuana This Season
"It is not necessary to know whether our players are positive for marijuana," said Michele Roberts, head of the NBA player's association.Continue reading
U.S. House votes to decriminalize marijuana at federal level
The Democratic-controlled House has approved a bill to decriminalize and tax marijuana at the federal level. The bill now goes to the Republican-controlled ...Continue reading
Gov. Murphy, Lawmakers Say Deal Reached On Marijuana Bill
HOBOKEN, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — The legalization of recreational marijuana is one step closer to getting finalized in the Garden State. On Friday, Gov.Continue reading
House passes bill to decriminalize marijuana
In addition to decriminalizing marijuana federally, the bill provides for expunging some marijuana convictions and a 5% excise tax on marijuana that would help ...Continue reading
Recreational Marijuana New Jersey: Gov. Phil Murphy, Lawmakers ...
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy said Friday he and legislative leaders have reached a deal on legislation to set up the new recreational ...Continue reading
NJ Legislature, Gov. Murphy Reach Agreement on Marijuana ...
New Jersey voters passed legalizing weed on Election Day, with lawmakers hashing out the ins and outs of legislation for the past month; a vote on the final...Continue reading
Cannabis commission locks in marijuana delivery rules
The vote on an aggressive pro-equity policy came as turnover looms at the young agency.Continue reading
House Passes Bill To Legalize Marijuana For Federal Purposes
While still prohibited by federal law (possession can lead to fines and jail time), today, forty-four states and the District of Columbia currently have laws legalizing ...Continue reading
Momentum to legalize marijuana continues to build...as it should ...
Growing momentum to legalize marijuana is long overdue; current marijuana laws are enforced against people of color more aggressively.Continue reading
What Congress' vote to decriminalize marijuana means for you
The House of Representatives took a historic vote Friday to pass a bill for the first time that would federally decriminalize marijuana. What does that mean and ...Continue reading
The House just voted to decriminalize marijuana
Don't expect the Senate to get on board.Continue reading
House votes to decriminalize marijuana as GOP resists national shift
Some are warning that Republicans risk finding themselves out of step with their own voters, who are increasingly embracing the loosening of marijuana ...Continue reading
Marijuana vote: House passes bill decriminalizing drug at federal ...
The House of Representatives has approved legislation that would decriminalize marijuana and seek to "address the devastating injustices caused by the War ...Continue reading
Is Mexico Really Going To Legalize Marijuana For Recreational Use?
Mexico might soon become the world's largest market for legal, recreational-use marijuana. While Mexico does appear to be moving towards legalizing ...Continue reading
House votes to decriminalize marijuana at federal level
The Democratic-controlled House on Friday approved a bill to decriminalize and tax marijuana at the federal level, reversing what supporters called a failed ...Continue reading
Marijuana legalization passes US House of Representatives
The Marijuana Opportunity, Reinvestment, and Expungement (MORE) Act would expunge records for people with prior federal marijuana convictions. It would also ...Continue reading
House votes to federally decriminalize marijuana
The MORE Act would mandate a reassessment of prior marijuana convictions and invest in social services for people caught up in the war on drugs.Continue reading
House passes historic bill to decriminalize cannabis
As the cannabis industry continues to take root state by state, the House voted in favor of removing marijuana from the federal Controlled Substances Act.Continue reading
House Passes Landmark Bill Decriminalizing Marijuana
The House passed sweeping legislation that would decriminalize marijuana and expunge nonviolent marijuana-related convictions. The measure is all but ...Continue reading
MORE Act clears House, but legal weed isn't around the corner - CNN
Cannabis just had a victory in Congress. But the industry and its supporters may not want to get too excited yet.Continue reading
House Approves Decriminalizing Marijuana; Bill To Stall In Senate
The legislation removes cannabis from the list of federally controlled substances and expunges low-level convictions and arrests. But the GOP Senate is not ...Continue reading
Drug bust: 976 pounds of marijuana and 2000 vaping cartridges ...
Law enforcement officials in North Texas seized 976 pounds of marijuana and 2,000 dosage units of THC concentrate vaping cartridges during a traffic stop ...Continue reading
Traffic stop leads to discovery of nearly 1000 pounds of marijuana in ...
One person was arrested in Collin County after a traffic stop of a recreational vehicle ended in officers finding nearly 1000 pounds of marijuana, police say.Continue reading
House committee clears marijuana legalization bill - Business ...
The federal House Judiciary Committee on Wednesday passed a bill that that would make marijuana legal in the United States.Continue reading
Cannabis Stocks Soar as Bill to Legalize Marijuana Approved
The landmark legislation could pave the way for weed to become legal at the federal level.Continue reading
House committee clears marijuana legalization bill
H.R. 3884, the Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and Expungement Act, passed by a vote of 24-10 now heads to the House of Representatives for consideration. A companion bill has already been introduced in the Senate, the committee reported on its ...Continue reading
Wednesday's marijuana legalization vote was truly historic — here's ...
It is inappropriate for the federal government to continue to either interfere with or stand in the way of these voter-initiated policies.Continue reading
U.S. House Passes Bill To Decriminalize Marijuana At The Federal ...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A divided U.S. House committee approved a proposal Wednesday to decriminalize and tax marijuana at the federal level, a vote that was ...Continue reading
Why Marijuana Stocks Aurora Cannabis, Canopy Growth, Cronos ...
A huge milestone toward legalizing marijuana in the U.S. is providing a big catalyst for Canadian marijuana stocks.Continue reading
House Judiciary Committee passes historic marijuana bill
A sweeping bill to legalize marijuana, expunge criminal records and reinvest in communities impacted by prohibition has made it through committee.Continue reading
Mayor Lightfoot, City announce recreational marijuana awareness ...
Mayor Lightfoot and the Chicago Department of Public Health are expected to announce a new marijuana awareness campaign Thursday.Continue reading
Rhode Island Governor Will Pursue Legal Marijuana In 2020
Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo (D) says she'll make another attempt to legalize marijuana in the Ocean State next year. In an appearance on WPRI-TV's ...Continue reading
Better Marijuana Stock: Innovative Industrial Properties vs. Green ...
Many marijuana stocks have performed horribly so far in 2019. Not Innovative Industrial Properties (NYSE:IIPR) and Green Thumb Industries (OTC:GTBIF), ...Continue reading
House panel approves marijuana decriminalization, but it faces a ...
The House Judiciary Committee is believed to be the first congressional panel ever to back legislation to decriminalize marijuana at the federal level.Continue reading
Cory Booker goes after Joe Biden for his stance on marijuana laws
The debate over the legalization of marijuana came up in one of the buzziest moments in Wednesday's Washington Post-MSNBC Democratic presidential ...Continue reading
Biden's wariness on marijuana puts another target on his back
In an otherwise lackluster debate, former Vice President Joe Biden faced withering criticism Wednesday night for his stance on an issue that puts him way out of ...Continue reading
Bill to decriminalize, tax marijuana passes U.S. House committee
A divided U.S. House committee approved a proposal Wednesday to decriminalize and tax marijuana at the federal level.Continue reading
Bill to decriminalize marijuana at the federal level passes U.S. ...
A divided House panel has endorsed a proposal to decriminalize and tax marijuana at the federal level.Continue reading
Cresco Labs in Joliet prepares for marijuana 'green rush'
CHICAGO -- Some businesses in Illinois are preparing for what's being dubbed "the green rush." On January 1, recreational marijuana will become legal to buy ...Continue reading
Retail marijuana sales in Mass. rake in about $400M in first year
Recreational marijuana has been available in Massachusetts for a year, and the state is reporting how much money is being made from it. The Cannabis Control Commission reported that sales of recreational marijuana have totaled about $394 million since ...Continue reading
Marijuana stocks get contact high from Congress
Marijuana stocks were higher Thursday after a House committee approved a proposal to decriminalize the drug nationwide. Aurora Cannabis, Canopy Growth, ...Continue reading