Many supporters of marijuana legalization cite its perceived health benefits, while opponents say the drug hurts people and society. Should marijuana be legal in massachusetts voters will face that question on their ballot in november. Pennsylvania auditor general eugene depasquale and 11th congressional district republican candidate joe peters will debate marijuana regulation and taxation at noon today on pcn and pcntvcom in an event hosted. Finally, although investigators still debate how the legalization of recreational marijuana will change road safety overall, studies indicate that the drug slows reaction time and impairs distance perception behind the wheel.
As the state of michigan moves one step closer to putting recreational marijuana on the 2018 ballot, the i-team traveled to colorado to speak with experts about what has happened in there since the decriminalization of recreational marijuana in 2012in mic. There's a bipartisan move in congress to squeeze federal efforts to thwart the growing marijuana industry california democrat barbara lee and alaska republican don young had introduced legislation in the house of representatives that would bar federal funding for efforts that seek to detain. What the communities are obviously going to be looking at is how far we go with this do we accept it fully do we accept it in part or do we just say 'absolutely not' said assembly of first nations regional chief isadore day. Presidential candidate hillary clinton opens up on marijuana legalization during the democratic debate on cnn. Ask colorado gov john hickenlooper how marijuana legalization is going, now almost two years into a historic initiative of allowing licensed stores to sell cannabis to anyone over 21, and he offers this: in many ways, the first two years of marijuana legalization has been a testament to.
The brownie mary club democratic club of california is hosting an online petition to be presented to the chairman of the presidential debate commission to include at least one cannabis-related. The central, obvious debate over marijuana policy that massachusetts voters will decide in november is whether or not to legalize and allow. See the types of medical marijuana and find out what conditions it can treat. Correction: in new york state, medical marijuana is available in capsule, tincture and vaporizable oils a previous version of this story did not identify all the forms in which it is available capitol with states across the country including neighboring vermont and new jersey legalizing or. Medical marijuana fails to make gop platform after vigorous debate one delegate argued that people who commit mass murders are all smoking pot by igor bobic medical marijuana fails to make gop platform after vigorous debate.
Before the statehouse gets to a full debate, the governor and legislators need to have a plan on how to proceed because it will not be an ordinary policy discussion.
The debate over medical marijuana has many pros and cons explore the arguments and learn why more research is needed to understand its efficacy. The debate to legalize recreational marijuana is gaining momentum across maryland, but some are urging lawmakers to slow down the process. Everybody seems to be talking about marijuana these days impending legalization has prompted a many-faceted debate about how our society should incorporate the greenery, even as dispensaries selling cannabis and related goods are popping up like, well, weeds the sprouting conversation involves. This feature is not available right now please try again later.
The decriminalization of marijuana, as well as proposals outlining who can buy medical marijuana and what health conditions it can be legally used for are all up for debate during the 2018 legislative session as of tuesday (march 13) four bills have been filed that directly relate to. Toward the end of the democratic debate tuesday night, bernie sanders and hillary clinton both called for fewer prison sentences for people who smoke marijuana. Harrisburg, pa (whtm) - debate lovers with the munchies got a noon-time treat at the widener university school of law thursday two public officials debated whether recreational marijuana should be legalized in pennsylvania you don't just go from zero to heroin you go through marijuana. News about marijuana and medical marijuana commentary and archival information about marijuana from the new york times. Legalization has suddenly become a sticky issue in the 2016 election (gordon donovan/yahoo news) when the candidates take the stage in boulder, colo, on wednesday night for the third republican debate, they will do so in a state that effectively became the premiere test case for.