The police, however, cite a clause that doesn’t distinguish between small and commercial growers which theoretically could get you up to 20 years in prison.
The next battle in Israel’s weed wars: Legalizing growing marijuana for personal use Lighting up a joint as step toward solving Israeli society’s ills The cabinet approved on Sunday the decriminalized use of marijuana in Israel.
The next step is to pass another constitutional amendment. This time it will be to legalize recreational marijuana. Indiana. State activists for medical marijuana, which includes 100s of people, lawmakers, and veterans, gathered at the Indiana State Library. They say it’s time that medical cannabis is seriously looked at in Indiana.
Assemblyman Tom Ammiano (D-San Francisco), author of AB 390, the California legalization bill, and Rep. Roger Goodman (D-Kirkland), cosponsor of HB 2401, the Washington state legalization bill, both said the time to legalize marijuana has come.
Watch video · Many believe that the end of marijuana prohibition in the United States is now inevitable. Campaigners hope that marijuana legalisation marks the beginning of the end of the ‘Drug War’.
Nov 08, 2012 · A state ballot measure legalizing marijuana for recreational use passed Nov. 6 in both Colorado and Washington state, in what might be the biggest statement of the 2012 Election aside from President Obama’s re-election and same-sex marriage.
Not only this, but Farrington seems to be skeptical of people who use marijuana recreationally. “[A] laissez-faire approach to drug use […] appears pervasive in this industry. [In a clip of ‘Weed Wars’] a senior staff member jokes that the employees are not able to ‘medicate’ […] at a company-hosted lunch.
That law, the Compassionate Use Act of 1996 (also known as Proposition 215) allows patients with a valid doctor’s recommendation, as well as their primary caregivers, to possess and grow marijuana for personal medical use.
On Jan. 22, 2018, Vermont Gov. Phil Scott signed H. 511, legalizing recreational marijuana in the state. This makes Vermont the ninth state to legalize recreational marijuana and the first state to do so via the state legislature instead of a ballot initiative.
Weed Wars tries to bring a positive image to cannabis businesses, and for the first time polls show a majority of Americans support legalizing cannabis for adult use.
Marijuana court cases include federal jury trials that resulted in sentences of up to 25 years for medical marijuana dispensary owners, protracted legal battles after child protective services steals children from their parents for farming a plant, plus numerous of cases destruction and forfeiture of property in a massive SWAT-style raid, followed by a prolonged period of waiting to see which entity (state or …