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Albuquerque Metropolis Council Votes to Decriminalize Marijuana Possession

Albuquerque Turns into the Second Metropolis in New Mexico to Take away Legal Penalties for Marijuana Possession Greater than 50 P.c of Voters in Each Albuquerque Metropolis Council District Assist Decriminalizing Possession of Small Quantities of Marijuana Albuquerque, NM – Late final evening, Albuquerque Metropolis Council members voted 5-Four on a celebration vote to take away […]

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New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy Publicizes Enlargement of State Medicinal Marijuana Program

Suggestions Embrace Including New Qualifying Situations, Increasing Variety of Different Remedy Facilities, Permitting Entry to Edible Medical Marijuana Merchandise Advocates Applaud Murphy Administration for Appearing Rapidly to Broaden the Lengthy-Stalled Program Trenton, NJ— At the moment, Governor Phil Murphy introduced steps to increase New Jersey’s long-stalled Medicinal Marijuana Program. The Governor acted shortly after taking […]

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Saturday three/17: Free Expungement Truthful at Los Angeles Commerce–Technical School for Individuals Clearing or Decreasing Marijuana Data

In an effort to assist folks cut back or clear their legal data, the Drug Coverage Alliance is internet hosting a sequence of 4 free report expungement gala’s within the Better Los Angeles space. These occasions are a sponsored challenge of MedMen Enterprises. The primary honest on this new sequence will probably be Saturday, March […]

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Free Expungement Gala’s to Take Place Throughout Los Angeles County for Individuals Clearing or Decreasing Marijuana Data

In an effort to assist folks cut back or clear their prison data, the Drug Coverage Alliance is internet hosting a collection of 4 free report expungement festivals within the Higher Los Angeles space. These occasions are a sponsored venture of MedMen Enterprises. California’s marijuana legalization legislation permits folks to retroactively cut back or clear […]

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Thursday: Discussion board on Racial Justice and Marijuana Legalization at Bethel AME Church in Woodbury

Woodbury, NJ—On Thursday, March eighth, the Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church of Woodbury, Gloucester County NAACP and the Drug Coverage Alliance will host, “Marijuana Legalization: Religion, Info & Fiction,” at 7:00 pm at Bethel AME Church (32 Courtland Road, Woodbury, NJ 08096). Because the political debate round marijuana legalization heats up in New Jersey, the […]

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Albuquerque Metropolis Council Information Invoice to Decriminalize Marijuana Possession

Greater than 50 P.c of Voters in Each Albuquerque Metropolis Council District Help Decriminalizing Possession of Small Quantities of Marijuana Albuquerque, NM – At the moment, Albuquerque Metropolis Council members, Pat Davis and Isaac Benton, filed a brand new invoice to take away felony sanctions pertaining to possession of marijuana and marijuana paraphernalia from town’s […]

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Baton Rouge On Brink of Decriminalizing Marijuana

This week, the East Baton Rouge Metropolitan Metropolis Council voted Eight-Four in favor of an ordinance to decriminalize marijuana in East Baton Rouge Parish, which incorporates the state capital of Baton Rouge.  If Mayor-President Sharon Weston Broome indicators the ordinance, it would go into impact on March 31. “This may be a major step towards […]

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Monday: Metropolis Council Listening to on Marijuana Enforcement Amid Ongoing Marijuana Arrest Campaign and Abuses in Police Custody

New York, N.Y. –  On February 26, 2018, the New York Metropolis Council Committees on Justice System and Public Security will maintain a joint listening to on marijuana enforcement and knowledge gathering in New York Metropolis. This listening to comes as advocates decry one other 12 months of 1000’s of arrests for low-level marijuana possession […]

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Jackson Metropolis Council Votes Unanimously to Decriminalize Marijuana, Heads to Mayor’s Desk

Yesterday the Metropolis Council of Jackson, Mississippi voted unanimously to decriminalize marijuana, amending Chapter 86, Article III within the Metropolis of Jackson Code of Ordinances to successfully restrict the utmost penalty for possession of 30 grams or much less of hashish to a $ 100 high quality, with no jail time. Jackson’s ordinance is modeled […]

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Governor Cuomo 30-day Funds Modification to Ban “Artificial Marijuana” Is Wrongheaded Method

The Drug Coverage Alliance strongly opposes Governor Cuomo’s name to additional criminalize the sale of artificial cannabinoids, additionally known as “artificial marijuana” or “K2.” Such legal guidelines do little to curb use, do nothing to extend public well being and security in New York State, and undermine the power of the state to successfully forestall […]

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Metropolis of Seattle to Nullify All Misdemeanor Marijuana Possession Convictions From Years Previous to Legalization

Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan and Metropolis Legal professional Pete Holmes introduced right this moment that town will nullify all misdemeanor convictions for marijuana possession within the years earlier than marijuana was legalized for grownup use in Washington state. Marijuana possession arrests in Washington state rose sharply within the 25-year interval main as much as legalization, […]

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Bethany Baptist Church Lecture Committee and Drug Coverage Alliance to Host Discussion board on Marijuana Legalization and Racial Justice

Newark, NJ—On Thursday, February 1st, the Bethany Baptist Church Lecture Committee and Drug Coverage Alliance will host, “What’s at Stake? Why Marijuana Legalization is a Racial Justice Difficulty,” at 7:00 pm at Bethany Baptist Church (275 W. Market Avenue, Newark, NJ 07103). Because the political debate round marijuana legalization heats up in New Jersey, the […]

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Medical marijuana: An oxymoron and a danger to fetuses

  Dr Lockwood, editor in chief, is Senior Vice President, USF Health, and Dean, Morsani College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa. He can be reached at [email protected].   In a time marked by a conservative lurch of the American electorate, and mounting state and federal legislative efforts to restrict access to family planning, […]

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New Mexico’s Marijuana Legalization Decision Passes Out of Senate Guidelines Committee

SANTA FE, NM – Right this moment, a legislative committee voted in favor of taxing and regulating marijuana in New Mexico.  On a vote of Four-Three New Mexico State Senator Ortiz y Pino’s (D-12-Bernalillo) Senate Joint Decision Four (SJR4) handed the Senate Guidelines Committee. Senators Lopez, Ortiz y Pino, Ivey-Soto, and Steinborn all voted in […]

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New Mexico Introduces Marijuana Legalization Invoice

Santa Fe, NM — At present, New Mexico State Consultant Javier Martinez launched Home Invoice 312 to tax and regulate marijuana. Rep. Martinez envisions an trade that may assist financial progress and begins to dismantle failed drug struggle insurance policies that damage New Mexicans. New Mexico’s present marijuana insurance policies are widely known as damaged. […]

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Burger King: Random Gloria Tour

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Take a Tour of HBO’s Pretty Awesome SXSWesteros Game of Thrones Activation [Video]

Austin is swarming with interesting and weird activations at this year's South by Southwest. And HBO's Game of Thrones experience, cleverly named "SXSWesteros," is a particular standout.  HBO teamed up with design studio Red Paper Heart and Civic Entertainment Group to help visitors become the show's badass teenage heroine, Arya Stark, in the form of a […]

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Tinder Users at SXSW Are Falling for This Woman, but She’s Not What She Appears

Well, this is sneaky—and for some, heartbreaking. Tinder users at the SXSW festival on Saturday were encountering an attractive 25-year-old woman named Ava on the dating app. A friend of ours made a match with her, and soon they were have a conversation over text message. But when he opened up Ava's Instagram, it became […]

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Spritex: Mosquito

Being a mosquito doesn’t pay off. Advertising Agency: TBWA, Luanda, Angola Creative Director: Diogo Peixoto, Miguel Reis Art Director: Joao Martins Copywriter: Sara Sezifredo Illustrator: Carlos Antunes Account Manager: Joana Miranda Published: March 2015

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Spritex: Mosquito

Being a mosquito doesn’t pay off. Advertising Agency: TBWA, Luanda, Angola Creative Director: Diogo Peixoto, Miguel Reis Art Director: Joao Martins Copywriter: Sara Sezifredo Illustrator: Carlos Antunes Account Manager: Joana Miranda Published: March 2015

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