Stories tagged: "marijuana"


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Weed Got Me Through 2020— and I Know I’m Not Alone

It should not be controversial for moms like me to admit we smoke weed. Instead, it should start a conversation about why.

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Joint Effort: If Raphael Warnock and Jon Ossoff Win in Georgia, Marijuana Could Be Decriminalized

The Democratic-led House voted to decriminalize marijuana. Victories in Georgia would give Democrats the Senate control needed to make it happen.

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House Democrats Just Voted to Decriminalize Weed. Now the Bill Goes to the GOP-Controlled Senate.

“For far too long, we have treated marijuana as a criminal justice problem instead of as a matter of personal choice and public health."

PHOENIX, AZ - AUGUST 04: Kevin Miller exits after voting during Arizona's primary election at Burton Barr Central Library on August 4, 2020 in Phoenix, Arizona. Larger venues have been catered to allow for social distancing as adjustments are made in light of the coronavirus pandemic. (Photo by Courtney Pedroza/Getty Images)
Voters in the East Valley: Here’s What’s on Your Ballot, and Where You Can Vote

Here are the down-ballot elections voters in LD17 can expect to find on their ballot for the Nov. 3 election, along with a list of voting centers and ballot drop-off locations

Photo by Courtney Pedroza/Getty Images. Illustration by Denzel Boyd.
Voters in the Northwest Valley: Here’s What’s on Your Ballot, and Where You Can Vote

Here are races voters in LD21 can expect to find on their ballot for the Nov. 3 election, along with a list of voting centers and ballot drop-off locations.

Photo by Courtney Pedroza/Getty Images. Illustration by Denzel Boyd.
Voters in the North Phoenix: Here’s What’s on Your Ballot, and Where You Can Vote

Here are the down-ballot elections voters in LD20 can expect to find on their ballot for the Nov. 3 election, along with a list of voting centers and ballot drop-off locations

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Three Michigan dispensaries cash in on first day of marijuana sales

On Sunday, the state became the first in the Midwest to allow residents to purchase cannabis for recreational use. Sales topped $221,000 that day.