NJ legal cannabis bills stall over dispute on provisions (Newsletter: November 13, 2020)

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State marijuana regulators launch national coordinating group; Sanders & Warren cite cannabis’s ballot success; Trump admin tracked celebs’ drug views 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 Marijuana officials from 19 states announced the formation of the new Cannabis Regulators Association, which aims to share best practices across jurisdictions and coordinate policies as legalization spreads. New Jersey Senate and Assembly committees delayed consideration of marijuana legalization implementation bills as contentious details are negotiated. But a separate decriminalization proposal advanced—with a new amendment to reduce penalties for psilocybin as well as cannabis. The Trump administration considered the marijuana and drug policy views of Seth Rogen, Joe Rogan and other celebrities when vetting potential spokespeople to appear in coronavirus prevention PSAs, internal documents show. Sens. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) and Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) both wrote new op-eds citing the success of marijuana legalization ballot measures in politically diverse states as an example of the popular progressive policies President-elect Joe Biden should pursue. “All over America, voters approved progressive policies to improve the lives of millions of people. Voters in Arizona, Montana, New Jersey…

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