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North Dakota to Vote on Cannabis Legalization in November Ballot

By Phil Greenwood / July 2, 2024 /

Activists in North Dakota have achieved a significant milestone in their push to legalize marijuana, announcing that they have collected enough signatures to place a legalization initiative on the state’s…

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Poll: North Dakota Voters Oppose Cannabis Legalization

By Bayley Greenleaf / July 1, 2024 /

North Dakota Cannabis Legalization Effort Faces Voter Opposition Despite Signature Milestone A recent poll has cast doubt on the prospects of North Dakota’s cannabis legalization initiative, with 57 percent of…

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North Dakota Woman Faces First-Degree Felony for Bong Water Possession

By Gene Mcklnley / June 12, 2024 /

Forty-three-year-old Jessica Beske from Fargo, North Dakota, faces severe penalties after being pulled over in Minnesota. Beske was arrested for possession of a bong with water and other paraphernalia, potentially…

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North Dakota Cannabis Activists Near Signature Goal for November Legalization Ballot

By Gene Mcklnley / June 7, 2024 /

The campaign behind North Dakota’s marijuana legalization initiative announced this week that it has collected over half of the signatures required to place the proposal on the November ballot. Despite…

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North Dakota’s Path to Pot: Secretary of State Greenlights Cannabis Legalization Ballot Measure

By Mary Marty / April 26, 2024 /

In a significant development for cannabis advocates in North Dakota, Secretary of State Michael Howe has given the green light for a petition aimed at legalizing cannabis to enter circulation.…

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Grassroots Movement: Cannabis Legalization Effort Gains Traction in North Dakota

By Mary Marty / April 17, 2024 /

North Dakota activists are back with a new initiative aimed at bringing marijuana legalization to the state, setting the stage for a potential vote in November 2024. This move comes…

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Bipartisan Bill Aims to Expunge Cannabis Convictions Across the US

Bipartisan Bill Aims to Expunge Cannabis Convictions Nationwide

By Gene Mcklnley / July 9, 2024 /

Bipartisan Bill Aims to Expunge Federal Cannabis Convictions Washington, D.C. — In a landmark move, Louisiana Democratic Rep. Troy A. Carter, Sr., and North Dakota Republican Rep. Kelly Armstrong introduced…

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Ex-Trooper Turned Cannabis Grower Seeks Action on Fake Weed

Ex-Trooper Turned Cannabis Grower Seeks Action on Fake Weed

By Gene Mcklnley / July 5, 2024 /

Former Highway Patrol Leader Says Cannabis Posing as Hemp Breaks Existing Laws Alan Welsh wasn’t just any cop; he was a significant figure in law enforcement. After an illustrious career…

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Bipartisan Bill Proposes Expunging Federal Cannabis Records

Bipartisan Bill Proposes Expunging Federal Cannabis Records

By Gene Mcklnley / July 3, 2024 /

In a significant move towards comprehensive cannabis reform, a bipartisan group of lawmakers has reintroduced a bill aimed at expunging federal misdemeanor marijuana convictions. The Marijuana Misdemeanor Expungement Act, filed…

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US Reclassification of Cannabis: Implications for State Legalization

By Phil Greenwood / May 9, 2024 /

The recent proposal by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) to reclassify marijuana as a less dangerous drug has stirred hopes among proponents of cannabis legalization. While the immediate impact…

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