NORML put together a guide to the eight states which could have MED or REC ballot initiatives in 2022. In an indication of where the market is going, all eight voted Trump in November:
- States which could vote on REC include Arkansas, Missouri, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma and South Dakota.
- Meanwhile MED initiatives are in play in Idaho (arguably the least 420-friendly state), Nebraska and Wyoming.
- Decriminalization could also be on the ballot in Idaho and Wyoming.
- Oklahomans could also vote on an overhaul of their existing MED market.
Advocates launch Florida 2022 REC push
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Calif. retailer sues state for abetting illicit market
A California retailer is suing the state alleging regulators have allowed criminal to win distribution licenses and divert "untold millions of pounds" of weed to the illicit market. MJBizIt alleges these operators buy huge amounts of legally-grown wholesale product and sell...
Woman charged for cannabis use during pregnancy appeals
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