Category Archive: NORML Marijuana News

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Jan 23

Does Your Baby Smoke Pot?

The way Nancy Grace on the HLN network screams about your baby sitter being on pot can make you think she is on crack. But the truth is she is not. She is in show business, knows a good topic, and can figure out how and when to run with it. Last week she had …

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Jan 22

62% of Georgia Voters Support Marijuana Decriminalization

Atlanta, GA – While a newly released poll found that over half of Georgia voters support a marijuana legalization policy similar to that of Colorado and Washington (54%), that same report found that even larger majority supports decriminalization.  62% of respondents believe that the state should remove criminal penalties for possession of less than one …

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Jan 19

President Obama: Marijuana Less Dangerous Than Alcohol; Legalization in WA and CO “Important”

In a profile published online over the weekend in New Yorker magazine, President Barack Obama continued his softening towards marijuana legalization. The president alluded to his own youthful marijuana consumption and clarified that while he doesn’t believe it to be a healthy pastime and has discouraged his daughter’s against its use, he also believes it …

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Jan 17

Washington DC Residents Strongly Favor Legalizing Marijuana

Residents of the District of Columbia strongly favor legalizing marijuana consumption for adults, according to the findings of a Washington Post poll, released today Sixty-three percent of respondents said that they favor “legalizing the possession of small amounts of marijuana for personal use.” Since 2010, the last time residents were polled on the question, Washingtonians …

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Jan 16

After Lengthy Floor Debate, New Hampshire House of Representatives Approves Marijuana Legalization

After a heated and lengthy debate on the floor of the New Hampshire House of Representatives, the lower chamber of New Hampshire’s legislature today voted 170 to 162 in favor of House Bill 492, which seeks to legalize under state law the personal use and home cultivation of marijuana by persons 21 years of age …

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