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NORML | January 14, 2020
 New Jersey: Court Affirms Employer Must Reimburse Worker for Medical Marijuana Expenses


Paul Armentano
The New Jersey Superior Court has affirmed that an employee is eligible to have his medical marijuana costs reimbursed by his employer. Justices rejected the contention that cannabis is ineligible for reimbursement under the states workers compensation laws because it is illegal federally, opining, Because we conclude the order does not require [employers] to possess, manufacture or distribute marijuana, but only to reimburse petitioner for his purchase of medical marijuana, we discern no conflict between the CSA federal Controlled Substances Act and MMA the New Jersey Com....
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Marijuana Moment | January 17, 2020
 Joe Biden Again Says No To Marijuana Legalization Without More Studies


Kyle Jaeger
Former Vice President Joe Biden reaffirmed that hes opposed to legalizing marijuana without further studying its potential health risks. In an interview with The New York Times editorial board that was published on Friday, the 2020 Democratic presidential candidate was asked to explain his more moderate approach to cannabis policy when nearly all of his primary opponents, as well as the public, have embraced broad legalization. Because I think science matters, he said. I mean one of the reasons Im running against the guy Im running against is science matters, not fiction.....
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Marijuana Moment | January 14, 2020
 Bernie Sanders Urges Marijuana Industry Workers To Unionize
Sen. Bernie Sanders I-VT is bringing his pro-union message to the marijuana industry.
Sen. Bernie Sanders I-VT is bringing his pro-union message to the marijuana industry.
Kyle Jaeger
The 2020 Democratic presidential candidate said on Monday that workers in the cannabis industry deserve respect and fair wages, and he encouraged employees of a grow facility owned by the major marijuana company Cresco Labs in Joliet, Illinois to vote yes for the union on Tuesday. As president, I will lead the fight to double union membership in this country, he said. About 100 workers at the cannabis cultivation facility are eligible to vote on unionization in a state where retail marijuana shops opened just weeks ago. While much of the focus has been on Illinoiss massiv....
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NORML | January 13, 2020
 Congressional Committee to Hold Marijuana Legislative Hearing This Wednesday


Justin Strekal
This Wednesday, January 15th, at 10 am EST, the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health will hold a legislative hearing entitled Cannabis Policies for the New Decade. This marks the first time that members of the Energy and Commerce Committee will hear and debate issues specific to marijuana policy reform. Now more than ever, congressional action is required to end the failed criminalization of marijuana and amend federal law to ensure that state-legal cannabis programs can operate as intended. The legislative hearing notice states that six bills will be discuss.......
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The Denver Post | Dec 27, 2019
 Starting Jan. 1, Coloradans will have more options for consuming cannabis in public. But will we catch up to California?
A client lights a joint for his friend while they smoke and relax at the Tetra Private Lounge and Garden in Denver on December 1, 2019. The lounge allows open smoking and consumption of cannabis, vaporizing and dabbing.
A client lights a joint for his friend while they smoke and relax at the Tetra Private Lounge and Garden in Denver on December 1, 2019. The lounge allows open smoking and consumption of cannabis, vaporizing and dabbing.
(image:Helen H. Richardson)
John Wenzel

Once a pioneer, Colorado has fallen behind California in letting citizens consume legal weed
From eye-level, Tetra Lounge looks like an upscale coffee shop rolled into a nightclub. Brick walls, painted white, box in DJ booths and a bar, while attractive glass cases and furniture dot the 2,000-square-foot space at 3039 Walnut St. in the River North Art District. But look down and youre suddenly in a weed dealers apartment from the black-market era of cannabis: plush but worn couches, video game controllers, scattered bits of bright-green leaves, and a friendly, roaming Rottweiler named Kena. That feeling is intentional. The vibe is supposed to be more like your ....
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The Joint Blog | December 28, 2019
 Initiative to Legalize Marijuana Filed in Oklahoma


Activists seeking to legalize marijuana for all adults in Oklahoma have officially filed an initiative to do just that. Michelle Tilley and Ryan Kiesel, executive director of the American Civil Liberties Union of Oklahoma, filed State Question 807 with the Oklahoma Secretary of States Office this week. Once the language of the initiative passes through a review as well as a challenge period where it can be challenged on its legal viability, they will have 90 days to collect 178,000 signatures from registered Oklahoma voters. This is the second time the pair has filed such ....
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