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Sun Apr 29, 2018, 02:56 PM

The Cannabis Catch-Up: Tax-and-Regulate Goes Bust -- for Now

A bid for full cannabis legalization in Vermont flamed out on Friday.

Hours after a group of Vermont lawmakers revived the dormant idea of a taxed-and-regulated cannabis market, the House quickly shot it down.

Rep. Diana Gonzalez (P/D-Winooski) proposed the amendment to H.167 on Thursday, but by Friday morning, the House voted 106 to 28 to shelve it indefinitely.

The proposal likely would not have made it past the desk of Gov. Phil Scott — who earlier this year signed a much more limited cannabis-legalization bill in private, and with “mixed emotions” — though it had support from House Minority Leader Don Turner (R-Milton).

Read more: https://www.sevendaysvt.com/vermont/the-cannabis-catch-up-tax-and-regulate-goes-bust-for-now/Content?oid=15262327

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samnsara Apr 2018 #1

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Sun Apr 29, 2018, 04:07 PM

1. im sorry....

...when i walk to the corner pot store i will keep VT in my thoughts and prayers...

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