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Weed shall overcome: Can California help wind down the War on Drugs? [09-05-16] By the end of this year, California could be the world’s biggest legal marijuana market. Backers of the Adult Use of Marijuana Act (AUMA), which would...
California’s big chance to set the gold standard for marijuana policy [20-04-16] Californians will have the opportunity to support the Adult Use of Marijuana Act (AUMA), based on key lessons and guidance from Colorado, Washington, ...
Drug expert says Australia's presence at UN summit a waste of money [08-04-16] The president of the Australian Drug Law Reform Foundation, Dr Alex Wodak, has questioned Australia’s attendance at the special session of the United ...
Marijuana plan backed by billionaire Sean Parker on path to California ballot [07-01-16] A plan backed by Silicon Valley billionaire Sean Parker to legalize recreational use of marijuana in California is on the path to the November ballot,...
California’s leading legalization initiative gathers momentum [08-12-15] California’s leading legalization initiative is gathering momentum, and has announced amendments that add input from hundreds of stakeholders. Propone...
After Ohio’s vote, these states will determine the future of legal marijuana [03-11-15] Drug law reformers in at least 16 stateshave already got ballot measures in the works for next year, according to vote-tracking site Ballotpedia. Two ...
Oregon legalizes pot, and nobody cares [12-10-15] Oregon is the third American state to legalize recreational marijuana sales, following neighboring Washington, where legal pot debuted in the summer o...
Ohio prepares to vote on marijuana legalization: which states will be next? [17-08-15] Thus far, Ohio is the only state where voters will consider pot legalization in the 2015 election. But that’s not because many states aren’t already e...
Legislature considering plans to regulate medicinal pot shops, growers [03-05-15] California lawmakers are wading into the politically sticky issue of regulating medical marijuana, laying groundwork for state control of the sa...
Marijuana cultivation in California is sucking streams dry, says new report [28-03-15] With its dense forests, foggy climate and rugged coastline, California’s Humboldt County has long been synonymous with its biggest cash crop: marijuan...
The war on drugs is burning out [08-01-15] The conservative wave of 2014 featured an unlikely, progressive undercurrent: In two states, plus the nation's capital, Americans voted convincin...
The year in drug policy: Movement at a crossroads [27-12-14] The 43-year-old war on drugs had never seen such a barrage of opposition as it did in 2014, with successful marijuana legalization initiatives in seve...
California’s Attorney General thinks legal weed is inevitable [17-11-14] California was one of the first to legalize medical marijuana in 1996, but so far hasn’t legalized it for recreational use, like Colorado, Washington....
California next for pot proponents emboldened by election victories [05-11-14] Marijuana advocates, fresh off victories for legal recreational pot in Oregon, Alaska and the nation’s capital, are already preparing for their next t...
Grow your own marijuana law [26-10-14] Retail marijuana sales for adults are now legal (at least at the state level) in Colorado and Washington. Next month, voters in Alaska and Oregon may ...
Yes to marijuana ballot measures [05-10-14] The decision by California voters in 1996 to legalize medical marijuana produced a wave of similar initiatives around the country. Less than two decad...
Major pot legalization group turns sights on California for 2016 [24-09-14] Marijuana legalization proponents are turning their attention to California and gearing up for a legalization campaign in 2016. The Marijuana Policy P...
High times: The next five states to tackle pot laws [02-06-14] Weed is legal in at least some form in 22 states and the District of Columbia. Most allow it for medical use only. Colorado and Washington this year e...
California ballot measure on pot legalization delayed until 2016 [18-02-14] A coalition of investors and strategists, which played a key role in passing most of the legislation to reform drug laws nationwide since 1996, has de...
Marijuana legalization would bring fresh cash to California [27-12-13] At least two of three marijuana legalization measures vying for the November, 2014 ballot would be good for California, according to the state Attorne...

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