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UN’s International Narcotics Control Board Calls for Decriminalization of Simple Possession, Abolition of Capital Punishment

“There is no obligation stemming from the conventions to incarcerate drug users who commit minor offences.”

Global
California

Which Cannabis Bills Did California Governor Gavin Newsom Sign, Veto?

Seven cannabis bills landed on Newsom’s desk, but two of those bills didn’t make it through.

Congress

A Political Mystery: The Cannabis Money Pushing to Keep the US Senate Red

The sudden push is puzzling, as cannabis legislation tends to move under House Democrats—and get stalled by Senate Republicans.

CBD

GW Pharmaceuticals and GNC met with White House on CBD

One company is focused on the future of CBD in supplements. The other, on its future in pharmaceuticals.