California, the first state to legalize medical marijuana 20 years ago, will vote in November on whether to legalize recreational use for people over the age of 21. With 39 million residents and the world’s 6th-largest economy, California’s status could resonate throughout the country. NewsHour Weekend Special Correspondent Mike Taibbi reports.
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Three weeks from now, Illinois will become the 11th state in the nation to allow the use of recreational marijuana. With time running out, there are still a lot of questions about how it will all work.
ABC News’ Terry Moran reports on interesting ballot initiatives to watch across the country.
The House Judiciary Committee on Wednesday approved a bill that would legalize marijuana at the federal level. The Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and Expungement Act, or MORE, would remove marijuana from Schedule 1 of the Controlled Substances Act, where it is classified alongside heroin and LSD. The bill was approved with a 24-10 vote.
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Today is the first day of recreational marijuana being sold in the state of Michigan. So far, there are limited stores legally able to sell recreational marijuana. So yes, this means if you are 21+ you can walk into a store and purchase marijuana…legally. Read more about recreational marijuana in Michigan: https://www.mlive.com/public-interest/2019/12/be-open-and-other-advice-for-new-michigan-recreational-marijuana-shoppers.html
Sen. David Osmek, Sen. John Marty, Rep. Rena Moran, and Rep. Bud Nornes talk about the likelihood of a recreational marijuana bill passing this session.
On Oct. 17, Canada became the largest country to legalize recreational pot. Here’s how Canadians reacted across the country. To read more: http://cbc.ca/1.4866191 »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: http://bit.ly/1RreYWS Connect with CBC News Online: For breaking news, video, audio and in-depth coverage: http://bit.ly/1Z0m6iX Find CBC News on Facebook: http://bit.ly/1WjG36m Follow CBC
Money from marijuana legalization is something many provinces haven’t had to budget for before, but with the extra cash from cannabis also comes some extra costs. CBC News takes a look at how different provinces are rolling out their fiscal plans, and their expectations of pot revenue and how they plan to spend it. Welcome
Nov.07 — Bruce Linton, Vireo executive chairman and Canopy Growth co-founder, reacts to the crackdown on vaping and discusses the market potential and federal regulation of cannabis in the U.S. with Bloomberg’s Scarlet Fu and Caroline Hyde on “Bloomberg Markets: The Close.”
Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.) clashed with former vice president Joe Biden on issues impacting black voters, including the legalization of marijuana, during the fifth Democratic presidential debate on Nov. 20. Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: https://wapo.st/2QOdcqK Follow us: Twitter: https://twitter.com/washingtonpost Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/washingtonpost/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/washingtonpost/
Sen. Cory Booker calls out former Vice President Joe Biden for not wanting to legalize marijuana saying ‘I thought you might have been high when you said it.’ Aired on 11/20/19. » Subscribe to MSNBC: http://on.msnbc.com/SubscribeTomsnbc MSNBC delivers breaking news, in-depth analysis of politics headlines, as well as commentary and informed perspectives. Find video clips
Nov.13 — Jeffrey Solomon, Cowen Inc. chief executive officer, discusses the state of the cannabis industry with Bloomberg’s Kristine Owram on “Bloomberg Markets.”
Nov.21 — Senator Cory Booker, a Democrat from New Jersey, and Vice President Joe Biden, debate the legalization of marijuana. They speak at the fifth Democratic debate in Atlanta.
New York Congressman Jerry Nadler has called for a committee vote to push forward a bill that would decriminalize marijuana nationwide. It would remove the drug from the federal Controlled Substances Act and allow states to set their own policies. CBSN New York’s Tony Aiello reports.
The House Judiciary Committee passed a bill that would legalize marijuana on the national level and it would give states the right to decide their own policies as well as incentives to expunge the criminal records of those with low-level marijuana offenses. The next step for the bill is to pass the full House.
Democratic candidates take the stage for the fifth primary debate of the 2020 presidential election. Ten candidates will take part in this debate, which is co-hosted by MSNBC and The Washington Post. New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker goes after former Vice President Joe Biden over his record on race and his stance on marijuana legalization.
Illinois` Roman Catholic bishops have taken a stand against legalizing recreational use of marijuana. The six bishops issued a statement Monday that they oppose legalization because they are “committed to the common good.”
The issue of legalizing marijuana was the top question for President Obama during his You Tube Q&A event. The President didn’t budge, as he said during the same event in 2009, that he is not in favor of legalizing marijuana.
With recreational marijuana nearing legalization, CBC News wants to know: What are Canadians’ concerns about cannabis? To find out, The National brought out the Red Chair to get some perspectives on pot. »»» Subscribe to The National to watch more videos here: https://www.youtube.com/user/CBCTheNational?sub_confirmation=1 Voice Your Opinion & Connect With Us Online: The National Updates on
Luxury cannabis products have emerged that cater to an elevated customer. The quintessential “stoner” stereotype is far outdated, and much like streetwear over the past couple of years, something that was once “underground” is starting to find its footing and the beginning of an entirely new luxury consumer marketplace. Shot in LA, we take a
Illinois is on the verge of making recreational marijuana legal. The Illinois House voted 66 to 47 to pass the recreational marijuana bill on Friday afternoon. https://abc7.ws/2I9Ph2f
New Jersey governor Phil Murphy sits down with Ebro in the Morning to give an update on some of the biggest issues in the Garden State. He gave an update on where the state stands on Marijuana legalization, and whether it will happen in the near future, what steps are needed to fix Newark’s water
Although marijuana legalization continues to make waves across the country, cannabis is still illegal in NYC. We took to the streets to find out what New Yorkers think and if they’re ready for the change. FOLLOW US Facebook: https://facebook.com/highsnobiety Twitter: https://twitter.com/highsnobiety Instagram: https://instagram.com/highsnobiety/ View more Highsnobiety videos here: http://hsnob.co/qh67
More than half the 50 states already allow sale of marijuana for medical use, and California has become one of a number of states that have legalized recreational pot. NBC’s Jacob Soboroff reports on the “green rush” in the town of Desert Hot Springs, California, and joins Megyn Kelly live to discuss the controversial legalization