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Tell the truth, Fox News: Cannabis use doesn’t cause violence

There is no link between cannabis use and violence. But that isn’t stopping Fox News from reviving the old Reefer Madness canard.
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Rhode Island legislature votes to legalize marijuana, sets Dec. 2022 launch

Stores could open as soon as Dec. 1 under the new law, which Gov. Dan McKee is expected to sign.
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Fetterman’s primary landslide puts others on notice: Weed wins

John Fetterman’s bold legalization advocacy scared Democratic leaders. Guess what: Voters loved it.
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Mexico’s Supreme Court rules personal marijuana possession legal, again

That’s good news, but the court created a loophole that still allows cannabis arrests. And that’s bad news.
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WTF: South Dakota will vote again to legalize weed this November

It’s déjà vu all over again for the South Dakota cannabis legalization movement. Yesterday, May 3, South Dakotans for Better Marijuana Laws (SDBML) turned in over 19,000 signatures to put recreational cannabis on the state ballot……

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The parent trap: How old drug laws punish families in legal cannabis states

Lindsay Ridgell fought for 3 years to clear her name after being reported to CPS for a single cannabis test—in a legal state. Similar laws still trap parents in 23 states.
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