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Weekly Legislative Roundup 6/22/18

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Welcome to the latest edition of NORML’s Weekly Legislative Roundup! At the federal level,¬†Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) introduced a bill¬†to protect state-lawful marijuana users from housing discrimination. And the US Senate Appropriations Committee voted to block an amendment that would have protected banks that work with marijuana businesses from being punished by federal regulators. [...]

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Kentucky NORML: Cannabis Access Associated with Reduced Rates of Opioid Use and Abuse

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KY NORML is passionate about education. And with the opioid epidemic consuming our state, we feel that it is our duty to share valuable information regarding the relationship between cannabis and opioids. Cannabis access is associated with reduced rates of opioid use and abuse, opioid-related hospitalizations, traffic fatalities, drug treatment admissions, and overdose deaths. We [...]

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