Minnesota Marijuana Legalization Bill Receives First Senate Committee Hearing As House Companion Advances

Source: The Senate Judiciary and Public Safety Committee took up the bill from Sen. Lindsey Port (D) and advanced it without a recommendation in a voice vote, marking the first time that a legalization proposal has ever moved in the chamber… Read the rest on

Pennsylvania’s New Governor Pledges To Expand Marijuana Pardons, Including By Promoting Resources In Spanish

Source: The recently sworn-in governor of Pennsylvania says that he intends to prioritize expanding marijuana pardon opportunities, including by promoting resources in Spanish to reach more people with eligible convictions… Read the rest on

U.S. Virgin Islands Governor Signs Marijuana Legalization And Expungements Bills, And Issues Cannabis Pardon Proclamation

Source: The governor of the U.S. Virgin Islands (USVI) has officially signed a pair of bills to legalize marijuana and facilitate cannabis expungements in the territory, making it the latest jurisdiction in the country to end prohibition… Read the rest on

Majority Of American Voters—Including Most Republicans—Back Federal Marijuana Legalization And Social Equity, New Survey Finds

Source: A strong majority of American voters—including most Republicans, Democrats and independents—support legalizing marijuana and the federal level, according to a new poll… Read the rest on

Federal Agency Urges States To Mandate Marijuana-Impaired Driving Warning Labels As National Prohibition Blocks Broader Action 

Today #NTSB released a new Safety Research Report, “Alcohol, Other Drug, & Multiple Drug Use Among Drivers.” Researchers found, in the U.S., alcohol remains the most often detected drug in #impaireddriving incidents, & cannabis is the second most common. Today #NTSB released a new Safety Research Report, “Alcohol, Other Drug, & Multiple Drug Use Among… Read More »