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Did Minnesota’s marijuana legalization parties kill marijuana legalization?

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A bill to legalize the adult use of cannabis may pass in Minnesota’s House of Representatives next week. That’s the good news. Here’s the bad news: The bill is not likely to pass in the state Senate. It probably won’t even get a hearing, let alone a full floor vote. There are several reasons for […]

These states could legalize cannabis next in 2021

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With the signature of Gov. Ralph Northam expected later this week, Virginia will become the 16th state to legalize cannabis for adult use—although legalization won’t actually take effect until 2024. Who’s likely to follow Virginia? There are a number of serious contenders. At least 12 state legislatures have recreational legalization measures on the table right […]