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Florida Ag Commissioner Includes Cannabis Legalization in “Federal Partnership Plan”

On Tuesday, Commissioner Nikki Fried shared details of the plan as she stood beside a sign that listed its priorities. At the very top: “legalizing marijuana.”

Florida
New York

New York’s Proponents, Opponents of Cannabis Legalization Make Their Case

During two events Wednesday, cannabis reform advocates focused on the case for legalization and on issues with the governor’s plan, while an anti-legalization group warned of potential harms of any legalization proposal.

Research

SAMHSA: Newly Popular Cannabis Compounds Are Complicating Impairment Testing

The FDA’s work on CBD, a drop in military members testing positive for cannabis, and other cannabis-related topics were on the agenda at a federal Drug Testing Advisory Board meeting this week.