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    Rally for Reform in Pennsylvania

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PENNSYLVANIA NORML CHAPTERS AND KEYSTONE CANNABIS COALITION ARE HOSTING A “RALLY IN THE ROTUNDA” TO CALL FOR CANNABIS REFORM IN THE COMMONWEALTH. What: A “Rally for Reform” at the State Capitol. Where: Capitol Rotunda, Harrisburg, PA When: Monday, September 24, 2018 from 10am-Noon   Pennsylvania’s NORML chapters along with Keystone Cannabis Coalition are hosting a “Rally for Reform” in the State Capitol Rotunda in Harrisburg. Speakers include Auditor General Eugene DePasquale, Lt. Governor candidate John Fetterman, Rep. Jake Wheatley, Rep. Ed Gainey, Senator Daylin Leach, Sen. Sharif Street and Bethlehem City Councilwoman Olga Negrón. ” With cannabis arrest counts rising across the state and neighboring states threatening…

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    Canadians Involved In Legal Marijuana Industry To Be Barred Entry To The United States

    Washington, DC: A top official from the US Customs and Border Patrol has affirmed that the agency will enforce a federal policy prohibiting those involved with the Canadian marijuana industry from entering the United States. Section 212 of the US Immigration and Nationality Act states that foreigners are ineligible to enter the US if they are “determined to be a drug abuser” or if they have assisted in the trafficking of an illicit substance. A US Custom representative told Politico that the agency is broadly interpreting the statute to include those who work or have financially invested in Canada’s legal marijuana industry, or who acknowledge personal use of the substance.…

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    Deputy Director Theresa Nightingale participated in the “Cannabis and Families” panel at the Boston Freedom Rally on Saturday!

    Deputy Director Theresa Nightingale participated in the “Cannabis and Families” panel at the Boston Freedom Rally on Saturday! These women are fighting for the rights of parents and children because they know that no one should lose custody for medical cannabis use. (We wanted to stream live but 30k + at the Rally made connectivity difficult!)