t post about various efforts for statewide reform measures for the 2022 ballot, there has been great progress. Here’s an overview with the latest updates:
“The sponsors of this year’s recall election are no friends of marijuana or criminal justice reform. Whatever else might be said about Gavin Newsom, no governor has been so supportive of legal marijuana,” California NORML said in an action alert.
“Whether or not one supports marijuana legalization, Americans should be outraged at these overtly undemocratic tactics.”
Provisions legalizing marijuana possession, use, and personal cultivation take immediate effect.
As America prepares for a shift in leadership, the incoming Administration’s pick for Attorney General will likely be one of the most consequential signals as to how the Biden-Harris Presidency will address marijuana policy reform.
Find out when each ballot initiative goes into effect, with regard to new possession penalties, application and licensing processes, and other relevant dates.
While other results of the election remain hazy, the clear winner on November 3 was marijuana.
Early polling projects that one of the big winners will be marijuana legalization
Elections are happening across the nation on both the federal and state level that could have significant impacts on cannabis policy.