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The stock market is getting increasingly confused about how the US government should regulate cannabis and CBD

"Everyone is begging for regulations," said Bethany Gomez, the managing director of Brightfield Group.

Pot stocks rise after a key senate hearing on cannabis banking reform

"What matters most is Senate Banking Chairman Mike Crapo," wrote Jaret Seiberg of Cowen in a note Tuesday.
Sen. Cory Booker has been one of the most vocal advocates for marijuana legalization in the Senate.

Cory Booker said he’s ‘absolutely disappointed’ marijuana legalization wasn’t discussed in first 2020 Democratic debate

"It's not a war on drugs, it's a war on people — and certain people over others," Sen. Cory Booker told INSIDER after the first 2020 debate.

2020 candidate Andrew Yang promises to legalize marijuana and pardon all non-violent drug offenders on 4/20 if he’s elected

"I would pardon them on April 20, 2021 and I would high-five them on the way out of jail," Yang said.

A mysterious syndrome that makes marijuana users violently ill is starting to worry doctors

A key driver of marijuana-related ER visits to a Colorado hospital was a mysterious syndrome called CHS, characterized by severe nausea and vomiting.
Regulators at the FDA will hold a meeting in April on CBD.

There’s been a spike in ER visits in Colorado following marijuana legalization, and edibles are doctors’ biggest concern

A new study documents a sharp rise in ER visits linked with marijuana in Colorado. One key driver was edibles like pot brownies and cookies.
A woman smokes a joint on the day Canada legalizes recreational marijuana at Trinity Bellwoods Park, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, October 17, 2018.

A bear market in stocks could be good news for legal marijuana

The "green rush" in 2018 could have something to do with last year's highly volatile stock market, says Chuck Thompson, a socionomics analyst.

Kamala Harris admits she smoked marijuana in college even though she didn’t support legalization until recently

"I did inhale," Harris said in an interview, laughing. "I just broke news." The California senator added that marijuana "gives a lot of people joy."
Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) gestures while delivering remarks on the first day of the Democratic National Convention at the Wells Fargo Center, July 25, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Cory Booker kicked off his 2020 presidential campaign by calling for legal marijuana

"It means changing our drug laws. Ending prohibition against marijuana," Cory Booker said.

All the states that have decriminalized marijuana and what that means

The decriminalization of marijuana and legalization of it are two very different things. Here's what you need to know.