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Ireland Is Introducing A Bill To Legalize Recreational Marijuana

Ireland is the next country in Europe to work towards legalization of marijuana. Recently, the countries government introduced a bill to legalize recreational cannabis. The Irish parliament will begin discussing a bill...

On Giving Tuesday, Pledge to Legalize It

Giving Tuesday is the largest global giving day of the year and NORML is excited to be a part of this worldwide event! We’ve set a goal this year to raise $10,000....

We’re Thankful for You in 2022

Before we all gather together to enjoy Thanksgiving, we wanted to send you a note of appreciation. As we approach the conclusion of 2022, it’s apparent that we have so much to...

New York Issues First Cannabis Dispensary Licenses

New York has begun issuing the first licenses for legal marijuana dispensaries around the state. According to multiple news sources around the area, 36 different dispensary licenses were issued Monday. This signifies...

Rhode Island: Adult-Use Marijuana Sales to Begin Next Week

Select cannabis retailers will begin selling cannabis products to those age 21 or older next Thursday, December 1. A press release issued today by the Governor’s office states that five operators have received...

Oregon continues it’s progressive stance on drugs, pardons 45,000 offenses

The election was a good day for drug activists in Oregon, and the main reason for this is the Governor-elect Tina Kotek will follow in the current Governor’s footsteps. A Democrat was elected...

Oregon: Governor Announces Mass Pardons for Those with Low-Level Cannabis Convictions

Democratic Gov. Kate Brown announced her intent to pardon some 47,000 Oregonians with low-level cannabis convictions. According to a news release issued by her office earlier today: “The pardon applies to electronically available...

New York: Regulators Award Marijuana Licenses to Justice-Involved and Non-Profit Applicants

New York’s Cannabis Control Board has released draft regulations governing the state’s nascent adult-use marijuana marketplace, and it has also approved its first wave business applicants. Of the 36 licenses awarded, 28...