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NORML EMERGENCY ALERT! Jeff Sessions is ready to crackdown- Humboldt NORML “Ethics Proceeds Law”

January 04, 2018  United States Attorney General Jeff Sessions today announced that the Justice Department has rescinded, effective immediately, Obama administration guidelines – known as the Cole memorandum – which directed US attorneys to not interfere with those compliant with state cannabis laws. Send a letter to your lawmakers NOW […]


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Support NORML’s 4/20 Day of Action!

On April 20th, marijuana consumers and advocates will gather around the world to show their support for ending the prohibition of marijuana. These celebratory gatherings seek to bring awareness to marijuana’s proven medicinal benefits, its hundreds of industrial uses, and the obvious need to end the mass arrest, stigmatization, and […]


Humboldt NORML Monthly Meeting Notes

  Meeting Notes 3/28/2017 LAST MEETING RECAP -National Academy of Sciences Releases a Positive Report on the Health Effects of Cannabis -Trump Administration to Study Marijuana and Driving under legislation President Obama signed into law last month. The U.S. government will conduct a study investigating “marijuana as a causal factor in traffic […]


DEA OKs synthetic marijuana for pharma company that spent $500,000 to keep pot illegal-Chicago Tribune

Reported by Chicago Tribune By  Christopher Ingraham Washington Post Insys Therapeutics, a pharmaceutical company that was one of the chief financial backers of the opposition to marijuana legalization in Arizona last year, received preliminary approval from the Drug Enforcement Administration this week for Syndros, a synthetic marijuana drug. Insys gave $500,000 […]


CA NORML News and Events

NEWS Senators Urge Sessions to Keep Trump’s Promise of Marijuana Federalism. Since neither Sens. Feinstein or Harris signed this letter, Cal NORML wrote to them, and to Sessions. Harris is calling for Sessions to resign over his false or misleading statements under oath regarding his meetings with Russian officials, and Feinstein […]


Senators Urge Sessions to Keep Trump’s Promise of Marijuana Federalism-Reason.Com

by Jacob Sullum at Reason.com Yesterday 11 senators sent Attorney General Jeff Sessions a letter expressing concern about recent statements suggesting he plans to enforce the federal ban on marijuana against state-licensed businesses that serve recreational cannabis consumers. The senators, all of whom represent states that have legalized marijuana for medical […]


Politico-Sessions Reassures Senators: No Crackdown Imminent

Worries about a shift in federal enforcement in states that have legalized recreational use may be overblown. By BURGESS EVERETT 03/02/17 02:05 PM EST Updated 03/02/17 05:54 PM EST The Trump administration is causing serious paranoia among marijuana advocates with its hints of a federal crackdown on recreational use. But […]


Las Vegas Cannabis Cup Continues with State Rights over Federal Cannabis Issues

Despite recent concerns from Federal authorities in regards to the High Times Cannabis Cup in Las Vegas, the event will continue. The main concern seems to be distribution and not the “use” of cannabis, in which the recent Humboldt County Cup attempted to comply with the “use” law in January […]


Federal: Bill Introduced To End Federal Marijuana Prohibition

National NORML ACTION ALERT- Follow the link below to contact your lawmakers and urge them to support this pending legislation. Let the States Decide Their Own Marijuana Policies Representatives Tom Garrett (R-VA) and Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI) have introduced bipartisan legislation to exclude marijuana from the Controlled Substances Act, thus leaving states […]


Humboldt NORML Monthly Meeting Notes

  Meeting Agenda 2/23/2017 LAST MEETING RECAP -PROP 64 Passes, Good or Bad? -Cal NORML’s Post-64 Reform Agenda (1) Expand areas where marijuana can be used for medical and adult use, particularly when vaporized. (2) Protect cannabis users from discrimination in employment, housing, parental and medical rights. (3) Forbid local bans […]