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Fifty Years Into the Drug War, a Bill to Decriminalize Possession Unveiled in Congress

The bill’s drafters are seeking to shift from a punitive approach to a public health-focused one, a move supported by a majority of Americans.

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OSHA Officials Lay Out Cannabis Workplace Safety Landscape 

Even though cannabis remains federally illegal, that hasn’t stopped OSHA officials from collecting data on potential workplace safety hazards in the nascent industry.

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House Lawmakers Push Top FDA Official on Hemp Products and Cannabis Rescheduling 

The conversation covered the proliferation of intoxicating hemp products, as well as the timeline for the federal review of whether to move cannabis from Schedule I to III.