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New York City Bans Employers From Drug Testing for Cannabis

New York — A new law in New York City bans employers, labor organizations and employment agencies from testing job applicants for cannabis and tetrahydrocannabinols, or THC – the active ingredient in weed. Enacted May 10 by city legislators, Prohibition of drug testing for pre-employment hiring procedures states that pre-employment […]

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Cannabis Has Been Legalized In 10 States And Washington DC

In 2012, Colorado and Washington state became the first states to vote to legalize marijuana for recreational purposes. Since then, eight more states and Washington, DC, have followed — although Vermont and DC, while allowing marijuana possession and growing, have continued to bar sales for recreational purposes. The spread of […]

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Cannabis Ballot Measures To Watch In U.S. Midterm Elections

Michigan and North Dakota will vote on recreational cannabis, Utah to vote on medical marijuana that can’t be smoked or eaten California, Colorado and seven other states have legalized recreational marijuana, and there are roughly 30 states that have passed medical cannabis in some form. On Tuesday, more states could […]