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Virginia: Cannabis Legalization Bills Clear Key Hurdle

On Friday, both the House and the Senate approved adult use legislation backed by Gov. Ralph Northam. Now, on a tight deadline, they must agree to a final version to pass for his signature.

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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.

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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.