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Marijuana could be legalized in New York through a constitutional convention. But some are questioning whether the man behind the campaign is the right person to lead the charge.
Booker talks about why his leading on the issue of marijuana legalization. A former drug dealer tells the story of the corrupt cops who sold him drugs that they had seized in raids. Plus, the hemp lobby is trying to get Congress to legalize industrial hemp.
Sessions says he is open to more federal research marijuana growers, but the DOJ has yet to allow applications to move forward. A broad coalition will push the Trump administration on criminal justice reforms. DOJ lawyers admitted they were wrong to prosecute a group of medical marijuana growers who followed state laws.
Congressman Tom Marino withdrew from drug czar consideration after a damaging report on his role helping pharmaceutical companies. Research suggests recreational marijuana legalization could help address the opioid crisis. A former executive at the cannabis consulting firm Electrum Partners calls out her former colleagues for not supporting her fight against breast cancer.
Congress cozies up to the pharmaceutical industry amid evidence that cannabis could help the opioid crisis. Some pot farmers have lost everything to the California wild fires, but the industry at large will probably be just fine. Joe Arpaio's infamous Tent City jail is being turned into a substance abuse treatment center.
A cannabis consulting firm fired its SVP after she was diagnosed with breast cancer, says a new lawsuit. Many government employees are enjoying D.C.'s legal weed, according to a survey. At least 20 cannabis farms have been destroyed in the Northern California wild fires.
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