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Adult-use marijuana legalization in Maryland must wait at least a year after bills failed to meet Monday’s “crossover” deadline for passing one legislative chamber and being sent to the other. “Sponsors (now) are working on amendments to set the stage for legalization in ’22,” Karen O’Keefe, Marijuana Policy Project’s directorContinue Reading

Sorry, Virginia. You’ll have to wait nearly three years before possession becomes legal. The post Virginia lawmakers agree to legalize marijuana, but not until 2024 appeared first on Leafly. Read More: Virginia lawmakers agree to legalize marijuana, but not until 2024Continue Reading

The two chambers must work through a reconciliation bill before Gov. Ralph Northam can sign it into law. The post Virginia’s Legislature just passed a legalization bill—but it’s not a done deal appeared first on Leafly. Read More: Virginia’s Legislature just passed a legalization bill—but it’s not aContinue Reading

A handful of states could pass significant medical marijuana reforms this year, providing for additional licensing opportunities and potentially hundreds of millions of dollars in new sales for existing operators and ancillary services. Here’s a summary of five key states to watch: Lawmakers in Minnesota, New York and Virginia areContinue Reading

Virginia’s governor said he plans to push for legalizing an adult-use marijuana market during the 2021 state legislative session. Gov. Ralph Northam’s comments came Monday, the Associated Press reported, on the heels of voters in New Jersey approving a referendum to develop a recreational market. “Legalizing marijuana will happen inContinue Reading

Virginia legislators and activities are working on 10 different bills supporting legalization and decriminalization. The post Virginia faces spate of legislation, protests supporting cannabis reform appeared first on Leafly. Read More: Virginia faces spate of legislation, protests supporting cannabis reformContinue Reading