Delaware prosecutors will no longer be encouraged to pursue criminal charges against those who possess marijuana for personal use, according to guidelines issued by the state’s new Attorney General, Kathleen Jennings.
by Matthew Maulding, Executive Director, NORML of Catawba Valley
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.
Several members of the New Jersey State Legislature are finally listening to the will of the people and pushing for meaningful marijuana reform. However, marijuana reform has stalled in the past few months. It is urgent that these measures get to the Governor’s desk as soon as possible.
The House Financial Services subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Financial Institutions held a hearing Wednesday to address the lack of access to basic banking services by state-legal marijuana businesses.