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Posted: 2022-01-14 19:04:16
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Here is NORML’s weekly update on pending state legislation in Wisconsin, West Virginia, South Carolina, Mississippi, Kentucky, Indiana, Georgia, Florida, Delaware, Alaska. The post State Policy...
Posted: 2022-01-12 21:32:51
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Update: Ballot Initiative and Referendum Efforts. View a map of signing locations. Learn about volunteer opportunities.  The post Update: Ballot Initiative and Referendum Efforts appeared first...
Posted: 2022-01-12 21:31:37
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Despite over 60 percent of Texas voters supporting marijuana legalization, advocates continue to face an uphill battle in the legislature. In response, activists in Texas are now expanding their...
Posted: 2022-01-10 17:02:01
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Oregon: New Rules Increase the Amount of Cannabis Adults Can Purchase Per Transaction
The updated purchasing rule, which increases the quantity of cannabis flower a customer can buy per transaction from one ounce to two ounces, took effect on January 1. The post Oregon: New Rules...
Posted: 2022-01-07 18:24:49
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State Policy Update (1/7/2022)
Updates on filed and moving legislation over the last week. The post State Policy Update (1/7/2022) appeared first on NORML.
Posted: 2022-01-06 13:06:53
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Longtime Cannabis Policy Expert Morgan Fox Hired to Oversee NORML’s Federal Advocacy Efforts
"I look forward to working closely with Congress and our allies to continue the efforts to end prohibition, repair the harms it has caused, and enact new policies centered on science, safety,...
Posted: 2022-01-03 22:19:40
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Montana: Era of Adult-Use Marijuana Sales Begins
Legislation permitting licensed retailers to sell marijuana products to those ages 21 or older took effect on Saturday, January 1. The post Montana: Era of Adult-Use Marijuana Sales Begins appeared...
Posted: 2022-01-03 15:35:14
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Colorado: Governor Issues Pardons to Over 1,300 Marijuana Offenders
“Tens of thousands of Americans unduly carry the burden and stigmatization of a past conviction for behavior that is no longer considered to be a crime. Our sense of justice and our principles...
Posted: 2021-12-22 14:55:12
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Several States to Usher In the New Year with Cannabis Liberalization Laws
New state and local laws amending marijuana policies will take effect on the first day of the new year. The post Several States to Usher In the New Year with Cannabis Liberalization Laws appeared...
Posted: 2021-12-21 18:23:24
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Rick Steves: Let’s Win in 2022
Let's make 2022 a huge year for legalization. I'll match all donations up to $20,000, double your impact! The post Rick Steves: Let’s Win in 2022 appeared first on NORML.

Posted: 2022-01-15 04:54:32
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Biden said the mandates have already had their desired effect on reducing the number of unvaccinated adults.
Posted: 2022-01-15 01:21:26
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Rochelle Walensky called it “really encouraging” that most COVID-19 deaths among the vaccinated are of people with “at least four comorbidities.”
Posted: 2022-01-15 00:56:51
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The federal agency's new guidance reflects warnings from other public health experts throughout the omicron surge.
Posted: 2022-01-14 23:18:18
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FDA Pressured to Ease Restrictions On Gay Men Donating Blood Amid Shortage
The U.S. is facing its worst blood shortage in a decade, but there's a significant population whose donations are still limited.
Posted: 2022-01-14 21:56:14
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Steve's Hearing Loss On 'And Just Like That' Is Inspired By Actor Who Plays Him
The writers behind HBO Max's "Sex and the City" revival said David Eigenberg recently got hearing aids, much like his character on the series.
Posted: 2022-01-14 18:13:29
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Hospital Defends Transplanting Pig Heart Into Patient With Criminal Past
The University of Maryland Medical Center said the man's eligibility was “based solely on his medical records.”
Posted: 2022-01-13 23:46:23
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CDC Warns Americans: Don’t Kiss Or Snuggle Your Bearded Dragon
The reptiles have been linked to a recent salmonella outbreak.
Posted: 2022-01-13 20:37:43
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Hospitals Confirm Dire Conditions After Red Cross Declares Blood Crisis
"It's impacting every patient population that we take care of," a hospital director said of shortages that have left some blood centers with less than a day's supply.
Posted: 2022-01-13 19:55:31
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ESPN Analyst Recommends NFL Players Take Viagra Before Cold Games
“That’ll get that circulation going right," said broadcaster Bart Scott, a former NFL player.
Posted: 2022-01-13 19:37:19
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Supreme Court Blocks Biden’s Vaccine-Or-Test Rule For Large Employers
The justices allowed a separate vaccine rule covering millions of health care workers to take effect.

Posted: 2022-01-14 17:00:00
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Valentine's Day can be a stressful time of the year due to the pressure that comes with making the holiday special for your significant other.
Posted: 2022-01-13 16:00:00
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If you're looking to stay fit while you're visiting Oklahoma City, then we have you covered with our list of some of the most popular workout locations and activities around the...
Posted: 2022-01-11 20:00:00
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With the new year comes new resolutions. If fitness is your goal, OKC has retailers across the metro to outfit your next workout. Suit up to reach your 2022 fitness goals with Oklahoma-branded
Posted: 2021-12-23 14:00:00
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New Year's Eve in OKC
New Year's Eve in OKC
Posted: 2021-12-22 19:00:00
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Healthy Eats in OKC
In the middle of cattle country, finding a meal for a clean eating diet may seem like an endeavor. 

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Posted: 2022-01-16 20:49:08
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New York State is giving $2 million to a fund for the victims of last week's Bronx fire that killed 17 people, New York Lt. Governor Brian Benjamin announced Sunday.
Posted: 2022-01-16 17:00:37
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Everywhere you look on the 2022 political craps table, President Joe Biden and fellow Democrats keep rolling only snake eyes.
Posted: 2022-01-16 14:59:52
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Apple Inc will require retail and corporate employees to provide proof of a Covid-19 booster shot, The Verge reported on Saturday, citing an internal email.
Posted: 2022-01-16 13:42:19
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Republicans are much more worried about inflation than Democrats. Why that matters
Do you think inflation is going to moderate over the next year or remain elevated? The answer may depend in part on how you vote. 
Posted: 2022-01-16 10:03:32
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Baltimore top prosecutor Marilyn Mosby has been mired in controversy since she took office
Baltimore State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby once said city prosecutors had "the toughest job in America," a job made increasingly difficult when delivering justice means overhauling a system many...
Posted: 2022-01-16 09:11:44
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The worst fires in NYC history have something in common: Immigrant victims
When the 19-story Twin Parks North West building in the Bronx turned into a deathtrap one week ago, nearly all of the 17 people who perished -- including eight children -- were immigrants from...
Posted: 2022-01-15 21:34:27
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Mayfield candle factory will close and more than 250 workers are being laid off after Kentucky tornado
The Mayfield, Kentucky, candle factory leveled by a tornado last month is shutting down and 251 employees are being laid off, a company official said.
Posted: 2022-01-15 17:24:21
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Katie Hobbs faces renewed questions about years-old employee termination case as she runs for Arizona governor
Arizona Secretary of State Katie Hobbs -- best known nationally for taking a stand against former President Donald Trump's claims of election fraud -- entered this year's governor's race as the...
Posted: 2022-01-15 12:53:31
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A 74-year-old woman spent 27 years in prison for a murder she didn't commit. This week she was exonerated
A Tennessee woman who was wrongfully convicted of murdering her great-niece and spent 27 years in prison, was exonerated this week.
Posted: Sat, 15 Jan 2022 12:00:01 GMT
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Alec Baldwin turns over cell phone in 'Rust' shooting investigation
Alec Baldwin turns over cell phone in 'Rust' shooting investigation

Posted: 2022-01-16 19:00:44
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3 Tips For Sharing Weed In The Midst Of A Pandemic While there's no need for you to stop smoking altogether, there are a few things you should account for when consuming cannabis The post 3 Tips...
Posted: 2022-01-16 15:00:13
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Cannabis Cures COVID? The Elusive Holy Grail The Marijuana Industry Needs For Federal Legalization Hopes are fading for fast federal marijuana legalization in 2022, unless a long shot bet like...
Posted: 2022-01-16 12:00:03
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This Sector Of The Cannabis Market Is Expected To Reach $2B By 2026 The demand for cannabis beverages infused with THC is being supported by the growing consumption among adults looking for “euphoria”...
Posted: 2022-01-15 19:00:29
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Terminally Ill Patients In Missouri Can Seek Psychedelic Treatments Under ‘Right To Try’ Law
Terminally Ill Patients In Missouri Can Seek Psychedelic Treatments Under ‘Right To Try’ Law Missouri law prohibits specifically the use of Schedule I controlled substances. However,...
Posted: 2022-01-15 15:00:08
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Kids Who Had COVID-19 Are Twice As Likely To Develop This Chronic Condition
Kids Who Had COVID-19 Are Twice As Likely To Develop This Chronic Condition Psychological trauma can influence the immune balance and contribute to abnormal reactions. The post Kids Who Had COVID-19...
Posted: 2022-01-15 12:00:11
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Almost There: Italian Activists Collect Enough Signatures For Marijuana Legalization Referendum
Almost There: Italian Activists Collect Enough Signatures For Marijuana Legalization Referendum If the Constitutional Court allows the referendum to go forward, voters are expected to decide...
Posted: 2022-01-14 21:00:01
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Why Smoking Weed Won’t Protect You From COVID-19
Why Smoking Weed Won’t Protect You From COVID-19 A new study shows that different compounds in cannabis have protective elements against COVID-19. So why won't smoking it help? The post...
Posted: 2022-01-14 18:30:43
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Eating This Food Can Extend Your Life, New Study Reveals
Eating This Food Can Extend Your Life, New Study Reveals Want to ward off deadly diseases? A new study suggests adding this to your diet if you want to live longer. The post Eating This Food...
Posted: 2022-01-14 15:00:21
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Men Living Alone Are At Greater Risk Of Suffering From This
Men Living Alone Are At Greater Risk Of Suffering From This Living alone is preferable for many, but for men, it could spell trouble for their health. The post Men Living Alone Are At Greater...
Posted: 2022-01-14 13:00:37
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What’s Your Sweet Spot For Vaping? An Easy Guide To Mod Settings
What’s Your Sweet Spot For Vaping? An Easy Guide To Mod Settings “Sweet spot” is a common vaping-related phrase that you’ll frequently stumble upon in numerous vape-related publications....