House approves cannabis banking for 3rd time (Newsletter: October 2, 2020)

House approves cannabis banking for 3rd time (Newsletter: October 2, 2020)

Marijuana arrests drop for 1st time in 4 years; CO gov issues cannabis pardons; OR psilocybin TV ad; Kevin Smith boosts NJ legalization Subscribe to receive Marijuana Moment’s newsletter in your inbox every weekday morning. It’s the best way to make sure you know which cannabis stories are shaping the day. (function() { window.mc4wp = window.mc4wp || { listeners: [], forms: { on: function(evt, cb) { window.mc4wp.listeners.push( { event : evt, callback: cb } ); } } } })(); Email address: Leave this field empty if you’re human: Your support makes Marijuana Moment possible… Before you dig into today’s cannabis news, I wanted you to know you can keep this resource free and published daily by subscribing to Marijuana Moment on Patreon. We’re a small independent publication diving deep into the cannabis world and rely on readers like you to keep going. Join us at https://www.patreon.com/marijuanamoment / TOP THINGS TO KNOW The House of Representatives passed marijuana banking legislation for the third time as part of its latest coronavirus relief bill. Standalone cannabis banking legislation has languished in the Republican-controlled Senate without a vote. New Federal Bureau of Investigation data shows that in 2019 there was a decrease in annual U.S. marijuana arrests for the first time in four years—but there’s still one cannabis bust every 58 seconds. Overall, there’s one drug arrest every 20 seconds in this country. Colorado Gov. Jared Polis (D) issued 2,732 pardons for past marijuana convictions. Although the new law he is using allows him to…

Excerpt only …
READ MORE BELOW
Source : MJ moment
Link to original : House approves cannabis banking for 3rd time (Newsletter: October 2, 2020)
reposted by Cannabis News World

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.