A local ordinance was approved by The Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians Tribal Council, legalizing medical cannabis within the Qualla Boundary.
A newly released poll by Elon University found that 73% of North Carolina voters support the legalization of marijuana for medical purposes and 54% of North Carolina voters support the legalization of marijuana for recreational use.
“it is time for North Carolina to start having real conversations about a safe, measured, public health approach to potentially legalizing marijuana.”
NORML of Catawba Valley will be in Raleigh on Friday, April 5, 2019 to lobby state lawmakers in support of S. 58, which will expand upon the state’s decriminalization law and also provide for the expungement of certain prior cannabis convictions.
A legalization initiative has officially qualified the ballot this November and separate legislative measures around the country continue to advance. Click here to learn the latest legislative developments.
With many state legislative sessions coming to an end and the federal government beginning final budget negotiations, we’ve seen plenty of marijuana legislation move forward this week. Click here to catch up on this week’s legislative action!
In another sign of the changing times, this past week two new polls have been…
[Update: Wiz busted again for cannabis in Winston-Salem, NC on May 1!] The Tennessean reported…