California OKs Bill Protecting Workers Who Use Marijuana at Home

California could soon become the seventh state to make sure people won’t lose their jobs if they smoke marijuana when they’re off the clock. State lawmakers in late August passed a bill to stop companies from punishing workers who fail a certain type of drug test that detects not whether a person is high, but…

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MLB Teams Can Now Be Sponsored By CBD Companies

MLB Teams Can Now Be Sponsored By CBD Companies, Baseball League Official Says The MLB is now reportedly allowing baseball teams in the league to sell sponsorships to cannabis companies that market CBD products, as long as they meet certain criteria. MLB has been among the more progressive professional sports organizations in the U.S. when…

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California Governor Signs Marijuana Tax Relief Bill Aimed At Combating Illicit Market – Marijuana Moment

  California Governor Signs Marijuana Tax Relief Bill Aimed At Combating Illicit Market The governor of California on Thursday signed a wide-ranging bill to restructure the state’s adult-use marijuana program, including by eliminating a cannabis cultivation tax, in an effort to provide industry relief and further curtail the illicit market. AB 195, which builds upon an…

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Medical Marijuana Legalization Linked To Reduced Drunk Driving And Safer Roads, Study On Auto Insurance Data Suggests

Auto insurance premiums decreased in states following the legalization of medical marijuana, according to a new study that builds on existing research signaling that cannabis reform is associated with reduced risk of dangerous driving—contrary to prohibitionist arguments. The study, published this month in the journal Health Economics, analyzed insurance data from 2014 to 2019. It…

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