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Maryland Lawmakers File Bills to Legalize Marijuana

State lawmakers in both chambers filed legislation Wednesday that would end cannabis prohibition in Maryland. SB0771, sponsored by Sen. William C. Smith, Jr., and HB0656, sponsored by Del. Eric Luedtke, would make cannabis legal for adults 21 and older and establish a system in which cannabis is regulated

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Trump’s AG Nominee Wants To Keep Marijuana Illegal

William Barr, the former Attorney General under President George H. W. Bush and President Donald Trump’s current nominee to lead the Justice Department, says it would be a mistake to legalize marijuana at the federal level. “We should either have a federal law that prohibits marijuana everywhere —

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Republican Lawmakers Aim to Legalize Medical Marijuana in Tennessee

Republican lawmakers in the Tennessee Senate and House of Representatives say they will introduce a new medical marijuana bill during this year’s General Assembly. According to Tennessee State Sen.Janice Bowling (R- Tullahoma), a robust medical marijuana bill is currently being crafted with the help of Rep. Ron Travis

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Federal Bill to Legalize Marijuana Appropriately Named HR 420

A bill filed in the United States House of Representatives on Wednesday by Rep. Earl Blumenauer (D-OR) that aims to remove marijuana from the list of controlled substances was assigned a familiar number. HR 420, also known as the Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol Act, would remove cannabis from

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Using CBD to Treat Autoimmune Disorders

CBD has been gaining in popularity in recent years, due to mounting evidence of its health benefits. Many patients with autoimmune disorders are now turning to CBD for natural symptom relief.

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