Tag: legalization of cannabis

Bernie Sanders Announces 100 Day Plan to Legalize Marijuana

Democratic presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders released his plan to legalize cannabis in a tweet on Thursday at 4:20 PM. The announcement tweet outlines three main points. “Too many lives were ruined due to the disastrous criminalization of marijuana. Today I am releasing my plan to: Legalize marijuana with executive action, Expunge past marijuana convictions, […]

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Cannabis Legalization Not Linked to Spillover in Nearby States: Report

The enactment of adult-use marijuana legalization laws is not associated with any significant increase in cannabis-related activity in neighboring states and counties, according to a federally funded report published by the nonprofit Justice Research. The study, entitled “Measuring the Criminal Justice System Impacts of Marijuana Legalization and Decriminalization Using State Data,” assessed the impact of […]

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