Tag: midterms

Three States Vote in Favor of Marijuana

Reading Time: 2 minutes Three states voted in favor of marijuana legalization in yesterday’s midterm elections. Voters in Utah and Missouri approved the drug for medical use, while Michigan voters passed an amendment that legalized cannabis for recreational purposes. Though North Dakota voters rejected a push for recreational marijuana, the results are further evidence of growing support for easing marijuana […]

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Utah Votes to Legalize Medical Marijuana with Proposition 2

Reading Time: 2 minutes Utah voters during Tuesday’s midterm election approved Proposition 2, legalizing medical marijuana in a dependably conservative state. Utah’s Proposition 2 allows patients to obtain medical marijuana cards via a doctor’s office for certain qualifying conditions, such as HIV/AIDS, cancer, chronic pain (if someone is at risk for opioid painkiller addiction or overdose), and multiple sclerosis. But it prohibits […]

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How The Cannabis Landscape Could Change Post Election

Reading Time: 4 minutes After the mid-term elections, the nation may look even more cannabis-friendly. Voters in seven states will weigh in on 36 different cannabis proposals Tuesday, everything from the legalization of medical and recreational use to the definition of hemp to the tax on cannabis sales. All of these initiatives have the potential to change how cannabis is […]

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WEED WINS ON ELECTION DAY.

Reading Time: 3 minutes AND SO A few more dominoes fall. Michigan voted to legalize the recreational use of cannabis, while Utah and Missouri legalized it for medical use, according to projections made late Tuesday night. (A recreational measure in North Dakota failed, though medical cannabis remains legal there.) They join 31 other states that have already gone the medical route, and nine others […]

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These 4 States Could See Major marijuana Reform This Midterm Election

Reading Time: 4 minutes Thirty-one states, plus the District of Columbia, have already legalized marijuana in some form, but that could soon change come Nov. 6. Voters across four states, including North Dakota, Missouri and Utah, will head to the polls on Tuesday to vote on initiatives that could make weed more accessible. The highly anticipated midterm elections arrive at […]

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Boehner calls For more Marijuana Reforms Ahead of Midterms

Reading Time: 2 minutes Former House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio), who sits on the board of a cannabis corporation, expressed his support for marijuana legalization ahead of this year’s midterm elections.  “The trend could not be clearer: Cannabis prohibition is coming to an end,” Boehner wrote in a Wall Street Journal op-ed published on Sunday. “A Gallup poll last month found 66% of […]

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