Tag: legalism

The US: Legalising Kratom, but Not All That Much About Marijuana?

There’s been a big push to legalize kratom in the US.The issue has caught the attention of lawmakers across the political spectrum.But the debate has been split between those who want to keep kratom out of the hands of the black market and those who feel that it should...

New York to allow medical marijuana dispensaries to operate legally

New York City has signed off on allowing medical marijuana shops to operate, officials said Monday, as state lawmakers debated a proposal to legalize recreational marijuana use.New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said he hopes the legislation will allow medical patients to buy and possess cannabis.Medical marijuana will...

Mass. marijuana legalization: Is legalism good for marijuana?

A lot of the confusion in marijuana legalization has to do with the word “legalism.”If you’re a medical marijuana patient, you might be wondering why the U.S. government has not legalized the drug.Legalization is the process of allowing people to legally possess, use and grow marijuana for personal use.The...