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A quick survey of recent headlines around the legalization discussion, even the federal task force’s press conference, reveals a conspicuous absence: medical cannabis and the patients who rely on it.
Sara and Nicky Boninfante watched online from their home in Longmont, Colorado, Wednesday as the Pennsylvania House of Representatives debated a bill that would legalize medical marijuana in the Keystone State.
On Wednesday, Mexico’s Supreme Court will debate whether the prohibition of the consumption and cultivation of marijuana for personal use is unconstitutional.
During the Democratic presidential debate in Las Vegas on Tuesday night, Bernie Sanders, the socialist senator from Vermont, became the first major-party candidate to endorse marijuana legalization.
Parliament is to debate the legalisation of cannabis after a petition received 200,000 signatures.
Conversations about cannabis policy are heating up.
More than 125,000 sign appeal calling for total legalisation hosted on government’s official e-petitions website.
A petition campaigning for the legalisation of cannabis in Britain already has nearly half of the signatures needed to trigger a serious government discussion on the issue.
POT TV - Pot dispensary regulations spark heated debate as the city holds public hearings on how to regulate marijuana dispensaries in Vancouver, some are questioning if that's even a good idea. Pamela McColl, one of the directors of Smart Approaches to Marijuana Canada, and David Malmo-Levine, who runs a marijuana dispensary, had a spirited debate on that subject. It was moderated by CBC News Vancouver host Andrew Chang.