Colorado’s school funds benefit from legal recreational marijuana

  • Posted by Alex de Man
  • On July 22, 2015
The recreational use of marijuana became legal for those 21 and older in Colorado in November 2012 by the passage of Amendment 64. The Amendment requires the Colorado General Assembly to enact an excise tax for wholesale sales of marijuana, also requiring that the first $40 million in annual revenue be credited to the public […]
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Looking at the future of Oregon’s recent legalization

  • Posted by Alex de Man
  • On July 20, 2015
On July 1, 2015 by popular vote, Oregon became the fourth state to legalize recreational marijuana for those 21 and older. The passage of Ballot Measure 91, also known as the Control, Regulation, and Taxation of Marijuana and Industrial Hemp Act, gives the Oregon Liquor Control Commission until January 1, 2016 to establish a system […]
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Support the NORML Women’s Alliance Mobile App!

  • Posted by Alex de Man
  • On July 14, 2015
Throughout the world, hemp has been freely utilized for medicine and textiles, even having these purposes in the United States in the 1700s. It wasn’t until the 1930s that marijuana became federally illegal which has since put hundreds of thousands of people behind bars, disproportionately people of color. Recognizing such an injustice and the hindrance […]
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Cheyanne Weldon Speaks at XXVII Border Legislative Conference

  • Posted by NORML Women's Alliance
  • On August 27, 2013
  Cheyanne Weldon – Executive Director of the Texas State Chapter of NORML – will be speaking on September 7, 2013 at 8:00 am at the XXVII Border Legislative Conference on the “Overview of Marijuana Initiatives and Legislation” panel.  Please join her if you are in the area! For more information, please visit the conference […]
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