Man Behind Colorado’s Recreational Marijuana Legalization Dies at 53

Man Behind Colorado’s Recreational Marijuana Legalization Dies at 53

Colorado voters overwhelmingly approved recreational marijuana in 2012. Steve Fox, a longtime cannabis reform pioneer, passed away on April 13, 2021, according to his law firm Vicente Sederberg LLP. Fox spent nearly 20 years working to overturn prohibition. He was instrumental in Marijuana legalization and the lead drafter of Colorado Amendment 64 — passed by […]

DNC Platform Draft Calls for Marijuana Law Reform

DNC Platform Draft Calls for Marijuana Law Reform

The Marijuana Policy Project (MPP) has announced that the Democratic National Committee (DNC) has decided on a new proposed party platform regarding states’ rights and marijuana laws. With the DNC holding its convention the week of July 25, 2016, the Platform Drafting Committee (PDC) has been hard at work creating the final draft of the platform […]