The Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime and Terrorism held a hearing on Tuesday to discuss the Cannabis Administration and Opportunity Act, a bill introduced last week that would federally decriminalize marijuana.
July 27, 2022
Brittney Griner, the WNBA star, has been held in a Russian prison since February on drug charges, and faces a 10-year sentence.
July 22, 2022
A bill to allow financial services to businesses in the legal cannabis industry was dropped from a China competition bill after passing in the House of Representatives but failing to gain the approval of Senate negotiators.
June 24, 2022
A bill that would ban discrimination against state employees who use medical cannabis was approved by the Louisiana Senate on Wednesday, sending the legislation to the governor’s desk for his approval.
June 2, 2022
The president of the New Jersey Senate called for the hearing after a number of delays to the program’s rollout.
May 13, 2022
Democratic Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer is backtracking after saying the legislation would be unveiled this month.
April 15, 2022
Senate hopeful Gary Chambers Jr. of Louisiana addresses the outdated cannabis laws that target people of color, all while smoking a blunt, in a new campaign video.
January 18, 2022
This decision by the Ohio Senate marks the first time since 2016 the state looks to expand its medical cannabis program.
December 16, 2021