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Bipartisan Lawmakers Introduce Marijuana Banking Amendment To Push Passage Of National Defense Authorization Act

Bipartisan Lawmakers Introduce Marijuana Banking Amendment To Push Passage Of National Defense Authorization Act
Rep. Ed Perlmutter filed an amendment to the Fiscal Year 2023 National Defense Authorization Act that would be incorporated into the SAFE B…

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Lawmakers Discuss Cannabis Bill That Would Have It All — Banking, Research, Veterans

Lawmakers Discuss Cannabis Bill That Would Have It All — Banking, Research, Veterans
There’s talk of combining two already existing bipartisan bills — the SAFE Banking Act and the HOPE Act.
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Why Chuck Schumer Might Act On Cannabis Banking Sooner Rather Than Later

Why Chuck Schumer Might Act On Cannabis Banking Sooner Rather Than Later
So far, the SAFE Banking Act has managed to pass the U.S. House six times in the last three years. 
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SAFE Banking has ‘perfect opportunity’ to pass in Congress soon, says legalization leader

‘Cash only’ rules have led to armed robberies and murder. Now Congress has its best chance to pass desperately needed reform.
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Victory! California cops agree to stop stealing cannabis cash from armored vans

After a lawsuit, a sheriff’s department in Southern California agreed to stop harassing armored vans transporting legal weed revenue. Federal authorities returned the money.
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Despite federal legalization, banks in Canada still won’t work with weed

Banks in Canada continue to discriminate against cannabis clients in spite of legalization (unless you can pay-to-play).
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Senate Under Pressure From All Sides To Pass Cannabis SAFE Banking Act — Will It Happen?

Senate Under Pressure From All Sides To Pass Cannabis SAFE Banking Act — Will It Happen?
Some industry experts believe the bill has a better chance of passing the Senate than the MORE Act.
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Federally Legal Weed: Are The Stars Aligning? Will The Dems And GOP Meet In The Middle?

Federally Legal Weed: Are The Stars Aligning? Will The Dems And GOP Meet In The Middle?
Can these leading Senate Democrats afford to come out empty-handed after bringing so much attention to their reform proposals?
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