The former Texas congressman wants to grant clemency for marijuana possession sentences and give most weed business licenses to minority-owned shops.
The Oakland-based collective Supernova Women is working to inform, support, demonstrate and advocate on behalf of communities disproportionately affected by the war on drugs. Their aim is to push local government to create more opportunities for people of color and those convicted of cannabis-related offenses in the early stages of a booming industry.
Hope Wiseman is breaking barriers and breaking stigma.
The national marijuana mandate was a mere political footnote on night that saw Donald Trump defeat Hillary Clinton in the
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It plans to give over half a million to nonprofits campaigning for this change.
The most recent polls show 54% of Americans favor legalizing marijuana. Here's why you should get behind it, too.
Legalization of recreational weed would generate an estimated $1 billion in additional taxes per year.
Alaska, Colorado, Oregon, Washington and the District of Columbia have legalized marijuana after holding voter referendums.
"There's a significant counterculture element to this that we're working very strongly to get out of."
A spokesman said the briefing paper that circulated Monday is "neither a final nor formal document."