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Which States Will Legalize Marijuana Next? List Of East Coast States And More Considering Changing Pot Laws

Category: Legalization | Posted on Mon, January, 23rd 2017 by THCFinder

The votes were counted, the oath was taken and Donald Trump became the 45th president of the United States Friday. However, a new president isn’t the only thing Americans received as a result of the 2016 election — a slew of citizens got sweet changes to marijuana laws after nine states legalized cannabis in some capacity.

With a new leader of the republic, there are bound to be changes ahead regarding many policies and practices in the U.S. Trump has already said the first of his executive orders would change immigration rules and Obamacare, and advance plans to build a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border. Meanwhile,  states where marijuana was legalized were beginning to structure and implement regulations.

However, there could be even more changes to marijuana in America's future because several other states are considering reforming their pot laws.

Read More:http://www.ibtimes.com/which-states-will-legalize-marijuana-next-list-east-coast-states-more-considering-2478799


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Rhode Island Lawmakers Want to Legalize Recreational Marijuana

Category: Legalization | Posted on Fri, January, 13th 2017 by THCFinder

If successful, the effort would make Rhode Island the ninth state to allow recreational pot

Rhode Island lawmakers announced on Wednesday that they will try to legalize pot, again.

For the seventh consecutive year, lawmakers will introduce a bill that would allow adults to consume marijuana recreationally. But advocates are hopeful that the proposal might finally get a vote this time, in part because of the wins weed had in the 2016 election—some right in Rhode Island’s backyard.

Read More:http://time.com/4632099/rhode-island-marijuana-legalization-2017/


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Marijuana Legalization In Europe: Is France Next?

Category: Legalization | Posted on Sun, January, 8th 2017 by THCFinder

Marijiuana, a divisive issue that normally resurfaces in Europe during election campaigns, has come home to France's hotly-contested presidential race.

With eight months to go until the 2017 French presidential election, marijuana - or cannabis, as the French prefer to call it - is an honored guest meme in the candidates' discourse, and a subject of intense controversy among the French electorate.

 

But hold on. The political debate is less about interdiction or legalization but, rather, about the nuances of what many are calling “an unavoidable course:” complete legalization or mere decriminalization.

 

Read More:http://www.forbes.com/sites/ceciliarodriguez/2017/01/06/marijuana-legalization-in-europe-is-france-next/#17741d8f2dd2


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Legal Marijuana Sales Reached over 6 Billion last year in North America

Category: Legalization | Posted on Fri, January, 6th 2017 by THCFinder

There was $6.7 billion in legal cannabis sold last year in North America, according to a new report by Arcview Market Research. The report isn’t available until February, but was obtained early and reported on by Forbes.

According to the report, the $6.7 billion in legal cannabis sales represents a 30% increase from the prior year, a massive increase for any industry.

“The only consumer industry categories I’ve seen reach $5 billion in annual spending and then post anything like 25% compound annual growth in the next five years are cable television (19%) in the 1990’s and the broadband internet (29%) in the 2000’s”, says Tom Adams, Arcview’s Editor-in-Chief.

Read More:https://www.theweedblog.com/legal-marijuana-sales-reached-over-6-billion-last-year-north-america/


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Clearing up cannabis confusion in California: What you need to know

Category: Legalization | Posted on Wed, January, 4th 2017 by THCFinder

 

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KCRA) —

Recreational marijuana is now legal in California, after voters said "Yes" to Proposition 64 in November.

 

Here are some frequently asked questions to clear up the cannabis confusion:

Q: How much pot am I legally allowed to possess on my person?

A: 28.5 grams or about 1 ounce

Q: How old do I have to be to smoke recreational pot?

A: At least 21 years old.

Q: What other states have legalized recreational marijuana?

A: Alaska, Colorado, Oregon, Washington

Q: Am I allowed to grow my own marijuana?

A: Yes. You are allowed to grow up to 6 plants for personal use.

Read More:http://www.kcra.com/article/clearing-up-cannabis-confusion-in-california-what-you-need-to-know/8555949


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Republican Lawmakers Pre-File Bill to Legalize Hemp in New Hampshire

Category: Legalization | Posted on Sat, December, 31st 2016 by THCFinder

A bill to explicitly legalize hemp has been pre-filed for the 2017 legislative session in New Hampshire by a group of Republican lawmakers; the measure will be discussed when the legislature reconvenes next month.

Under the proposed law – House Bill 151 – hemp would be removed from the state’s Controlled Drug Act. This would allow it to be treated like any other agricultural commodity. The proposal was filed by State Representatives. Daniel Itse, J.R. Hoell, and James Spillane; it also has the support of Senators Harold French and John Reagan.

House Bill 151 – which will be formally introduced at the session’s start on January 4th – has been assigned to the House Committee on Environment and Agriculture. To have a chance to move to a vote in the full House of Representatives, it will need to be passed by the committee by March 3rd. If it does pass the committee and House, it will then go to the Senate; if passed by the Senate, it will go to Governor Maggie Hassan for final consideration. Although Hassan is opposed to legalizing cannabis, she has remained neutral on whether or not the state should legalize hemp.

Read More:https://www.theweedblog.com/republican-lawmakers-prefile-bill-legalize-hemp-new-hampshire/


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