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Democratic Senators Make Move to Legalize Cannabis

Five Democratic Senators introduced the long-awaited Cannabis Administration and Opportunity Act on July 21. The bill would legalize marijuana federally. Read the press release and the official summary.

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2022 World Drug Report: 'Cannabis Cultivation Is Nearly Universal'

Global cannabis use continues to rise as legalization takes effect in the U.S. and Canada. "Cannabis cultivation is nearly universal," the U.N. notes in its 2022 World Drug Report. More than 150 countries produce pot, ganja, cannabis, marijuana, herb, bud, weed - whatever you prefer to call it.

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A Tale of Two States: Rhode Island Legalizes It, Delaware Doesn't

America's two smallest states are in the middle of the fight to legalize marijuana. Rhode Island and Delaware's legislatures recently passed bills to legalize it, but only one of the two governors signed them into law. That would be Rhode Island Gov. Dan McKee on My 25. In Delaware, Gov. John Carney vetoed a similar bill on May 24.

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