Recreational Marijuana

FILE - In this April 20, 2016, file photo, a man smokes a marijuana joint at a party celebrating weed in Seattle. Legalizing recreational marijuana for U.S. adults may have led to a slight decline in teen use. That’s according to research published Monday, July 8, 2019, in JAMA Pediatrics. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File)
July 08, 2019 - 9:02 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — New research suggests legalizing recreational marijuana for U.S. adults in some states may have slightly reduced teens' odds of using pot. One reason may be that it's harder and costlier for teens to buy marijuana from licensed dispensaries than from dealers, said lead author Mark...
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Gov. J. B. Pritzker takes in the applause before signing a bill that legalizes adult-use cannabis in the state of Illinois at Sankofa Cultural Arts and Business Center in Chicago. Illinois becomes the 11th to legalize the adult-use of recreational marijuana. (AP Photo/Amr Alfiky)
June 25, 2019 - 12:55 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois' new governor delivered on a top campaign promise Tuesday by signing legislation legalizing small amounts of marijuana for recreational use, making the state the 11th to do so and the first to implement a statewide cannabis marketplace designed by legislators...
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John Fetterman
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Andrew Limberg
May 01, 2019 - 12:45 pm
Shortly after he took office in January, Lt. Governor John Fetterman pledged to visit all 67 counties in Pennsylvania to get the public’s feelings on the recreational use of marijuana.
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March 25, 2019 - 12:52 pm
A vote to legalize recreational marijuana in New Jersey is hours away Monday, but the governor and legislative leaders are still courting lawmakers.
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March 01, 2019 - 11:35 am
On the political spectrum, Hawaii is among the bluest of states.
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Lieutenant Governor-Elect John Fetterman
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February 18, 2019 - 11:59 am
Both meetings are from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. and are open to the public
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December 27, 2018 - 9:13 am
The last year was a 12-month champagne toast for the legal marijuana industry as the global market exploded and cannabis pushed its way further into the financial and cultural mainstream.
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PA Governor Tom Wolf
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December 20, 2018 - 10:22 am
It appears Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf has changed his mind on recreational marijuana.
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Larry Richert and John Shumway
October 17, 2018 - 11:12 am
The recreational use of marijuana is now legal in Canada.
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Larry Richert and John Shumway
October 17, 2018 - 10:23 am
Recreational cannabis use is now legal across Canada but don’t expect that to happen in Pennsylvania anytime soon.
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