Vermont Governor Signed Bill Decriminalizing Marijuana Possession

Vermont Governor Signed Bill Decriminalizing Marijuana Possession

A bill decriminalizing possession of small amount of cannabis was signed by Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin.
From July 1 people possessed up to one ounce of marijuana will face just a civil fine.

Medical Marijuana Bill Goes To Senate

Medical Marijuana Bill Goes To Senate

New York State Assembly approved Assembly Bill 6357 allowing marijuana use by qualified patients. The Bill now goes to the Senate.

Marijuana Can Become Legal in Republic of Georgia

Marijuana Can Become Legal in Republic of Georgia

According to Labor, Health and Social Affairs minister, Georgia (not the US state, but the former Soviet republic) is looking into possibility of marijuana legalization.

New York Senator Suggests Marijuana Decriminalization

New York Senator Suggests Marijuana Decriminalization

New York State senator Liz Krueger (D-Manhattan) stated she was going to introduce a law decriminalizing, regulating and taxing marijuana in New York.

The Most Restrictive Medical Marijuana Law

The Most Restrictive Medical Marijuana Law

“Compassionate Use of Medical Cannabis Pilot Program Act” passed the Illinois Senate this Friday.
Medical marijuana patients and physicians will under the protection of this Act for the next four years.

Illinois Medical Marijuana Bill

Illinois Medical Marijuana Bill

The Governor Pat Quinn`s (D) is going to sign a bill allowing medical marijuana use to Illinois residents suffering from different serious diseases.

Vermont “Industrial Hemp” Becomes “Hemp”

Vermont “Industrial Hemp” Becomes “Hemp”

Senate Bill 157 permitting hemp cultivation by farmers passed both chambers of the Vermont.

Arizona Supports Marijuana Legalization

Arizona Supports Marijuana Legalization

According to the study conducted by Behavior Research Center, Arizona supports marijuana legalization and same-sex marriage.

Bill to Prevent Medical Marijuana Dispensaries in New York

Bill to Prevent Medical Marijuana Dispensaries in New York

Senator Greg Ball (R-District 40) has introduced a bill that would prohibit the sale and cultivation of marijuana and operation of medical marijuana dispensaries that could be authorized by another future law.

Ohio Medical Marijuana Bill

Ohio Medical Marijuana Bill

Medical Marijuana Bill has been introduced to the Ohio legislature.