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Neighbor states give Illinois $10 million in cannabis taxes every month

Surrounded by states that prohibit marijuana, Illinois is more than happy to take their tax money.
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President Biden isn’t ‘too busy’ to carry out the cruelties of the Drug War

Nearly three months in, Joe Biden’s legalization record stinks. It’s time for him to step up.
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New York becomes 17th state to legalize marijuana: Weed is legal in NY starting today

Cannabis is legal in New York today. Yes, today. The law takes effect immediately.
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New York lawmakers reach historic deal on a marijuana legalization bill

With homegrow, social equity, delivery, and lounges, the legalization bill could pass next week.
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Are all drugs really legal in Washington State? For now, the answer is yes

The state Supreme Court just tossed Washington’s felony drug possession law. What exactly does that mean?
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Marijuana sales data reveal Americans bought 67% more weed to survive 2020

It’s the pandemic effect: Consumers spent nearly $18 billion on cannabis in 2020, a 67% increase over 2019.
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History made: US House of Representatives votes to end federal marijuana prohibition

The MORE Act now goes to the Senate, where it’s expected to be blocked by majority leader Mitch McConnell.
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