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South Dakota Voters Likely to See Two Cannabis Measures on the 2020 Ballot

These would be the first cannabis legalization ballot measures to qualify for 2020, if validated by the Secretary of State.

South Dakota
Caribbean

Trinidad and Tobago: The House Votes to Decriminalize Cannabis

After a marathon debate, lawmakers in the Caribbean’s largest economy pushed forward a bill that is likely to spark further reform in the region. Next: the Senate, possibly before the end of the year.

Florida

Florida: A Key Committee Hears Cautionary Tales About Legal Cannabis

House lawmakers heard experts warn of public health and safety dangers from legalization, while Democrats complained about a lack of balance in the presentation.

Virginia

Virginia Attorney General Hosts Cannabis Summit in Anticipation of Reform in 2020

“It is clear to me that it is time for a new, smarter approach to cannabis in Virginia. And the question that we're here to answer today is: what does that look like?"