A House Energy and Commerce subcommittee is scheduled to hold a hearing on various reform proposals on Wednesday, including cannabis reform. This comes months after the House Judiciary Committee held a historic vote approving a comprehensive legalization bill sponsored by the panel’s chairman, Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-NY). That legislation—the Marijuana Opportunity, Reinvestment and Expungement (MORE) Act—will be one of […]

Last month the Jamaican government said it was planning to decriminalize possession of specific amounts of marijuana, now it seems the marijuana growers are the ones who are divided on the issue. Some people who are growing the crop illegally say they do not want a change in the law because “they fear the licences to […]