Vermont is now the first state to legalize marijuana through the legislative process, rather than via a citizen referendum.
If H. 511 becomes law, Vermont will be the first state to legislatively act to eliminate both criminal and civil penalties for personal marijuana possession and growing.
Lawmakers in the Vermont Senate took a voice vote Wednesday in favor of a bill that lets adults 21 and over possess up to one ounce of marijuana and grow as many as four pot plants at a time, sending the legislation to 's desk where he's expected to sign it.
This liberal standpoint on cannabis places Vermont directly in opposition with the Trump administration, with US Attorney Jeff Sessions reversing the Obama-administration policy, making it easier to enforce federal laws and banning cannabis in eight states where it's already been made legal.
For now, anyway. The bill also calls for a task force appointed by the governor to study the issue and recommend "legislation on implementing and operating a comprehensive regulatory and revenue system for an adult marijuana market" by December 31.
Six the states that have legalized recreational marijuana now have laws in place that let adults purchase retail weed from legal dispensaries - Alaska, California, Colorado, Nevada, Oregon and Washington state.
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Other entrepreneurs including Mary Lou Jepsen and Jason Calacanis have also denied any explicit activity at the party. Biggar and Chang differ in their takes of the night, with the former saying that he had not seen "any sex or drugs".
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CA's Largest Wildfire on Record is 100-Percent Contained
A series of wildfires in Northern California became the state's deadliest late past year , killing more than 40 people. Firefighter Cory Iverson, 32, died due to thermal injuries and smoke inhalation, according to the medical examiner.
Carr lifts Penn State over Nebraska in overtime
Nebraska entered the Bryce Jordan Center shooting just 43 percent from the floor and 36 percent from 3-point range for the season. But trailing by as many as 16 points in the second half, the Huskers were able to rally back and send the game into overtime.
Teens Wanted in Texas Murder Arrested in Ansonia
Briguglio is charged with murder with a $250,000 bond and Musante is charged with murder with a $100,000 bond, police said. January 1 and found 22-year-old James Outlaw II, 22, of Missouri City, Texas, dead in a breezeway at the complex.
Before quashing FIR, HC wants to see Padmavat
The High Court had earlier ordered a stay on the FIR, directing the police not to take any further action in the matter. Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani on Friday said, "We banned the film based on inputs on the law and order situation".
Deadline approaching for primary school applications
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Analysts See $0.75 EPS for Colgate-Palmolive Company (CL)
Jensen Investment Management Inc.'s holdings in Colgate-Palmolive were worth $8,935,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Weybosset Research & Management LLC boosted its position in shares of Colgate-Palmolive Company by 2.8% in the second quarter.