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Growing Marijuana in Kansas – KS Cannabis State Laws (2021)

A 20-year old Kansas lawmaker filed this month a bill that would broadly decriminalize possession in the state. Rep. Aaron Coleman said that his bill, HB 2288, will make possession of marijuana and other controlled substances for personal use a civil offense punishable only by a $100 fine. The bill would also bring down penalties …
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Growing Marijuana in Kentucky – KY Cannabis State Laws (2021)

Despite the demise of House Bill 136 last year which was stopped in its tracks in the Senate, the bill’s lead sponsor, Rep. Jason Nemes, has filed another medical marijuana bill earlier this month. Oddly enough, the Republican-sponsored bill won’t have conditions that qualify patients for medical marijuana. Instead, it will leave the decision to …
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Growing Marijuana in Iowa – IA Cannabis State Laws (2021)

Iowa has been a laggard in terms of marijuana reform. Similar to Indiana, it is situated right beside two cannabis-friendly states, Michigan and Illinois, yet it still does not have a proper medical marijuana program and penalties for recreational use remain highly punitive.  To date, the state still seems to be dancing around the issue …
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Growing Marijuana in Idaho – ID Cannabis State Laws (2021)

Idaho is quite the outlier in terms of marijuana legislation. At present, both medical and recreational marijuana are still illegal in the state even though it is surrounded by four major pro-weed states, namely Montana, Washington, Oregon, and Nevada. The Gem State is so adamant in resisting marijuana reform that its Legislature even approved a …
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