Month: August 2022

The President hasn’t lived up to 2020 campaign promises about cannabis legalization. Will this larger-than-life US Senate candidate finally hold Biden to his word? The post Pennsylvania’s Fetterman has smoke for Biden over weed reform appeared first on Leafly. Read More: Pennsylvania’s Fetterman has smoke for Biden overContinue Reading

The international community is stepping up pressure on Mexico to follow through with its plans to legalize and regulate marijuana, the country’s Senate president says. And while top Mexican lawmakers have taken steps to craft and debate cannabis reform proposals for the past few years without sending any piece ofContinue Reading

It’s not. Here’s how a federal agency and the New York Times warped data to hype a nonexistent trend among young adults. The post Is marijuana use really ‘soaring’ among young people? appeared first on Leafly. Read More: Is marijuana use really ‘soaring’ among young people?Continue Reading

Another series of California marijuana bills—including one to ensuring that medical cannabis patients across the state have access to delivery services—are heading to the governor following last-minute votes in the legislature ahead of Wednesday’s end-of-session deadline. In the past several weeks, about a dozen cannabis reform bills crossed the finishContinue Reading

“Money has no nationality” (and variations thereof) is one of those clever-sounding aphorisms that, upon close examination, fall apart quickly. Just look at the cannabis investors in the industry. Who funds the company that sells you weed and therefore profits off of every transaction? The answer may surprise you. AContinue Reading

With less than two months before Colorado voters decide on a historic ballot initiative to legalize psychedelics for adults, a coalition of activists in Aspen is collecting signatures for a local measure to decriminalize entheogenic substances like psilocybin, ayahuasca and ibogaine. The Right to Heal initiative is the brainchild ofContinue Reading

Top MO black lawmaker opposes marijuana ballot measure; SC gov attacks challenger’s legalization stance; CA cannabis employment protections to gov Subscribe to receive Marijuana Moment’s newsletter in your inbox every weekday morning. It’s the best way to make sure you know which cannabis stories are shaping the day. (function() { window.mc4wpContinue Reading

California bills to provide broad employment protections for workers who use marijuana off the job and clarifying the veterinarians can recommend medical cannabis for animals are now heading to the governor’s desk following final votes in the Assembly. The employment measure from Assemblymember Bill Quirk (D) are the veterinary billContinue Reading