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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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Global

United Nations Drug Report Puts Unprecedented Focus On Cannabis

The report, which recommended a global ban on advertising, and addressed a rise in high-THC flower amid a decline in youth perceptions of harm, went deeper on cannabis trends than in prior years.

South Dakota

South Dakota Adult-Use Cannabis Committee Hosts First Meeting As Supreme Court Decision Looms

The decision will determine whether an adult use legalization measure passed by voters in November becomes law. Gov. Kristi Noem led the legal challenge against it.

Newsletter

Connecticut becomes 19th state to legalize cannabis • Mexico’s Supreme Court might end prohibition • & more…

An excerpt from recent editions of the Cannabis Wire Daily newsletter.