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Reports of children poisoned with marijuana edibles spike in Mississippi, state medical center says
4 Chinese nationals killed on marijuana farm in Oklahoma: Police
Smoking marijuana may be more harmful to lungs than smoking cigarettes, study finds
Recreational marijuana legalized in 2 states, rejected in 3 in 2022 election referendums
(WASHINGTON) -- Legalized recreational marijuana is coming to Maryland and Missouri, but failed to become a reality in North Dakota, South Dakota and Arkansas, according to election results from ballot measures.The 2022 election referendums in the five states, which currently offer medicinal marijuana to ...
Biden announces pardons for thousands convicted of federal marijuana possession
Biden announces pardon of all federal offenses of simple marijuana possession
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden on Thursday announced he is taking executive action to pardon Americans who've been convicted of simple marijuana possession under federal law.The action will benefit 6,500 people with prior federal convictions and thousands of others charged under the District of ...
Marijuana, hallucinogen use reach all-time high among young adults
Senate Democrats unveil long-awaited marijuana legalization bill
(WASHINGTON) -- Senate Democrats on Thursday unveiled their long-awaited marijuana legalization proposal, announcing sweeping legislation that would lift the federal prohibition on the drug and cede power to states to determine how to regulate it.The Cannabis Administration and Opportunity Act, championed by Majority Leader ...
New Jersey starts legal recreational marijuana sales Thursday
House passes legislation decriminalizing marijuana
(WASHINGTON) -- The House of Representatives voted Friday to approve legislation that would decriminalize marijuana at the federal level and remove criminal penalties for certain cannabis-related offenses by a vote of 220-204.Three Republicans -- Reps. Tom McClintock, Brian Mast and Matt Gaetz -- joined ...