Tag Archives: Reform

New York Times: End Prohibition, Again

Tags : A.M. Rosenthal, Editorial, New York Times, prohibition Posted in : SOCIETY Add Your Comment Article source: http://blog.norml.org/2014/07/26/new-york-times-end-prohibition-again/

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It’s Official: Oregon Legalization Initiative Qualifies For The 2014 Ballot

Tags : ballot, iniatitive, legalization, Oregon, regulation Posted in : ACTIVISM, LEGISLATION, SOCIETY Add Your Comment Article source: http://blog.norml.org/2014/07/22/its-official-oregon-legalization-initiative-qualifies-for-the-2014-ballot/

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How to Prevent Employment Discrimination Against Cannabis Smokers

Tags : cannabis, consumers, discrimination, employees, employer, employment, keith, legalization, marijuana, NORML, Stroup, testing Posted in : ECONOMICS Add Your Comment Article source: http://blog.norml.org/2014/07/21/how-to-prevent-employment-discrimination-against-cannabis-smokers/

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House Approves Amendment to Allow Financial Institutions to Work With Marijuana Businesses

<!– House Approves Amendment to Allow Financial Institutions to Work With Marijuana Businesses –> by admin July 16, 2014 This afternoon, the House of Representatives voted 231 to 192 in favor of the Heck-Perlmutter-Lee-Rohrabacher Amendment, which will restrict Treasury DepartmentRead the Rest »

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District Of Columbia’s Marijuana Decriminalization Ordinance Goes Into Effect Tonight

<!– District Of Columbias Marijuana Decriminalization Ordinance Goes Into Effect Tonight –> by Paul Armentano, NORML Deputy Director July 16, 2014 A new District ordinance reducing marijuana possession penalties to a $25.00 fine-only violation goes into effect at midnight tonight.Read the Rest »

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The Origins of NORML: How Marijuana Reform Was Born

<!– The Origins of NORML: How Marijuana Reform Was Born –> by Keith Stroup, NORML Legal Counsel July 14, 2014 I’m sometimes asked how a midwestern farm-boy ended up starting a marijuana smokers’ lobby. I had been raised in theRead the Rest »

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Poll: Six Out Of Ten Americans Support Retail Marijuana Sales In Colorado

Tags : Colorado, legalization, poll Posted in : GOVERNMENT, SOCIETY Add Your Comment Article source: http://blog.norml.org/2014/07/15/poll-six-out-of-ten-americans-support-retail-marijuana-sales-in-colorado/

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NORML Launches ‘Better Business Bureau’ for the Pot Industry

<!– NORML Launches Better Business Bureau for the Pot Industry –> by Sabrina Fendrick July 14, 2014 NORML has been fighting for nearly half a century to replace our nation’s overreaching, under-serving and (by any objective measure) disastrous marijuana lawsRead the Rest »

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The White House Opposes Congressional Attempts to Hinder DC Marijuana Reform

Tags : amendment, appropriations, cannabis, Columbia, Congress, D.C., decrim, district, Federal, harris, legalization, legalize, marijuana, NORML, Obama, policy, president, White House Posted in : GOVERNMENT Add Your Comment Article source: http://blog.norml.org/2014/07/14/the-white-house-opposes-congressional-attempts-to-hinder-dc-marijuana-reform/

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Washington: State-Licensed Retail Cannabis Sales Begin

Tags : I-502, legalization, retailers, Washington Posted in : GOVERNMENT, SOCIETY Add Your Comment Article source: http://blog.norml.org/2014/07/08/washington-state-licensed-retail-cannabis-sales-begin/

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