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Cannabis Decriminalization vs. Legalization

In some states, cannabis has been decriminalized. In others, it's legal. What's the difference between decriminalization and legalization?
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Cannabis’ Journey to Legalization

In 2012, cannabis became legal for recreational use in Colorado. Will the federal government legalize cannabis anytime soon?

The Dime: 7/31/2020

Written by Sonia Case Following important cannabis news articles every day can be a real burn-out, we know. That’s why [...]

Cannabis Decriminalization Went Into Effect in Virginia

Earlier this spring (May 21st, 2020), Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam signed legislation to decriminalize cannabis possession and reduce penalties for [...]

The Dime: 7/3/2020

Written by Sonia Case Following important cannabis news articles every day can be a real burn-out, we know. That’s why [...]

The Dime: 6/5/2020

By Sonia Case  Following important cannabis news articles every day can be a real burn-out, we know. That’s why the [...]

Joe Biden’s Stance on Cannabis Waivers With “New Plan for Black America”

For those who haven’t paid much mind to the presumptive 2020 Democratic nomination’s stance on weed, it’s changed quite a [...]

Prepare to Feel The Bern: Sanders Promises to Legalize Cannabis Through Executive Order

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has always been an advocate for cannabis - placing legality at the forefront of his [...]

The Digital Dime: 2/14/2020

By Samantha Wahl Following important cannabis news articles every day can be a real burn-out, we know. That’s why the [...]