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420 with CNW — AMA Study Shows Cannabis Legalization Hasn’t Increased Youth Marijuana Use

When cannabis drug reform was just starting to gain steam, many a prohibitionist argued that legalizing cannabis would increase access and directly lead to an increase in marijuana use by the youth. However, things have played out differently, with most states having legal cannabis markets reporting no increase in youth drug use after they launched recreational or medical cannabis sales.…

420 with CNW — Cannabis Trade Groups Submit Formal Comments on Sen. Schumer’s Federal Legalization Measure

Various national cannabis activist groups and trade organizations have submitted formal comments on the draft of the latest federal initiative on cannabis reform, many of which emphasize the need for interstate commerce and lower taxes. The written comments, which were due to the U.S. Senate last week, include more than 150 pages of feedback on the comprehensive reform measure that’s…

420 with CNW — As Cannabis Legalization Spreads, Companies Are Reconsidering Drug Policies

America’s increasingly liberal attitude regarding cannabis consumption has started to impact workplace policies. For decades, both federal and state law outlawed cannabis, which was in turn mirrored in workplace policies across the country. Most employers had a zero-tolerance policy on cannabis, with some even requiring regular drug tests and firing employees who failed. But with cannabis reform sweeping the nation,…

420 with CNW — Cannabis Pipe Makers Gain Recognition As Cannabis Legalization Wave Spreads

In 2003, the U.S. Department of Justice put into motion Operation Pipe Dreams, which led to hundreds of businesses and homes being raided. The $12 million operation, which involved 2,000 law enforcement officers, targeted sellers and makers of cannabis pipes. At the time, selling and making cannabis pipes was a crime, with DEA’s acting administrator John Brown noting that individuals…

420 with CNW — Cory Booker Reveals Ongoing Talks to Gain Biden’s Support for Cannabis Legalization

Senator Cory Booker has revealed that he and his Senate colleagues are in talks with the White House regarding cannabis legalization. Now that Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, Senate Finance Committee Chairman Ron Wyden and Booker have released a discussion draft of a federal marijuana legalization bill, they are working to bring President Joe Biden on board. President Biden has…

10 Marijuana Stocks Reddit is Buying Amid New Federal Marijuana Legalization Bill

In this article, we discuss the 10 marijuana stocks Reddit is buying amid new federal marijuana legalization bill. If you want to skip our detailed analysis of these stocks, go directly to the 5 Marijuana Stocks Reddit is Buying Amid New Federal Marijuana Legalization Bill. Three lawmakers from the Democratic Party in the United States […] READ MORE: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/10-marijuana-stocks-reddit-buying-150851631.html?.tsrc=rss

The Cannabis Investment Thesis Doesn’t Hinge on Federal Legalization Initiatives

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