Get the latest information on current national and local laws, regulations and restrictions for the use of medical and recreational cannabis.
Minnesota Adult-Use Legalization Bill Clears First Hurdle
The sponsor of the Minnesota measure says there’s still a long road ahead.
January 13, 2023
Tennessee Lawmakers Unveil Cannabis Legalization Bill
Two Democratic lawmakers in Tennessee have introduced legislation to legalize medical and adult-use cannabis in the state.
January 12, 2023
Minnesota Dems Introduce Legalization Bill
Minnesota lawmakers are confident that it will pass this year.
January 9, 2023
Maryland Voter-Approved Legalization Measure Takes Shape in New Year
A huge majority of Maryland voters passed the proposal in November.
January 5, 2023
U.S. Virgin Islands Lawmakers Pass Cannabis Legalization Bill
Senators in the U.S. Virgin Islands voted to legalize cannabis for adults last week, making the Caribbean territory the 21st jurisdiction in the United States to end the prohibition on recreational marijuana.
January 4, 2023
Court in France Tosses Out Ban on Hemp Flower
The Council of State overturned the government’s earlier ban on hemp flower in France.
January 2, 2023
Florida Issues Medical Cannabis Rules, Opening Doors for New Businesses
Florida regulators released rules on Monday.
December 22, 2022
U.K. Police Chiefs Call for Decriminalization of First-Time Drug Offenses
U.K. police chiefs have proposed eliminating criminal penalties for first-time drug offenders who agree to complete a drug education or treatment program.
December 22, 2022
Kansas Lawmakers Plan To Introduce Medical Cannabis Legalization Bill
Kansas state lawmakers plan to introduce a bill to legalize medical marijuana when the legislature reconvenes next month.
December 14, 2022
Recreational Weed Now Legal in Missouri
Possession of recreational marijuana is now legal in Missouri following last month’s passage of a constitutional amendment to end the prohibition on cannabis in the state.
December 12, 2022