(WASHINGTON) -- The House of Representatives voted Friday to approve legislation that would decriminalize marijuana at the federal level and remove criminal penalties for certain cannabis-related offenses by a vote of 220-204. Three Republicans -- Reps. Tom McClintock, Brian Mast and Matt Gaetz -- joined... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The House is once again poised to pass legislation to decriminalize marijuana at the federal level. The Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and Expungement Act, known as the MORE Act, would remove marijuana from the controlled substances list, leaving it up to states to set... Read More.
By JOHN PARKINSON, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- For the first time in congressional history, House Democrats are poised for a vote Friday on a long-shot measure that would decriminalize marijuana use at the federal level -- months after pulling the bill... Read More.
By ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Oregon became the first U.S. state to decriminalize all drugs, with voters overwhelmingly supporting a ballot measure on Tuesday intended to reduce arrests and improve access to addiction treatments.Passing Measure 110... Read More.