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Support for Marijuana Legalization Grows With 60 Percent of Americans Now in Favor

Posted by on January 26, 2018 in Government, Policies with 0 Comments
Support for Marijuana Legalization Grows With 60 Percent of Americans Now in Favor

Sixty percent of those surveyed said adults should have the right to buy marijuana. Nearly three-quarters of people ages 18 to 34 supported legalization according to the new poll.

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Dr. Mercola: Medical Cannabis Is a Vastly Underutilized Therapeutic Option

Dr. Mercola: Medical Cannabis Is a Vastly Underutilized Therapeutic Option

We’ve come a long way in the U.S. when it comes to re-normalizing the use of medicinal marijuana. Unfortunately, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) is still trying to suppress it as best they can. In December, 2016, the agency announced cannabidiol (CBD) is being reclassified as a Schedule 1 controlled substance, putting it on par with LSD and heroin. This despite the fact that CBD has no psychoactive component, meaning it cannot render you “high.” This is truly tragic when you consider the many medical uses for CBD.

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Election Anxiety Begone: Legal Marijuana Now A Reality in 20% of US

Posted by on November 10, 2016 in Government, Policies with 0 Comments
Election Anxiety Begone: Legal Marijuana Now A Reality in 20% of US

Voters in Florida, Montana, North Dakota, and Arkansas voted on medical marijuana while California, Nevada, Arizona, Massachusetts, and Maine voted on the recreational use of marijuana for people over the age of 21. All of these initiatives passed except for Arizona, where pharmaceutical companies donated insane amounts of money to keep marijuana use illegal in the state.

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Vermont Draws One Step Closer to Legalizing Recreational Marijuana

Posted by on February 27, 2016 in Government, Politics with 11 Comments
Vermont Draws One Step Closer to Legalizing Recreational Marijuana

On Thursday, the Vermont state Senate gave final approval to a bill legalizing recreational marijuana, beginning in 2018. If it reaches the governor’s desk, Vermont will be the first state in the nation to legalize the drug without a referendum.

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