The United States seems to be on the verge of ending the decades-long prohibition of cannabis, as the draft of a long-anticipated Senate bill that will federally legalize marijuana has been released.
Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) and fellow Sens. Cory Booker (D-N.J.) and Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) introduced the outline of the proposed Cannabis Administration & Opportunity Act on Wednesday.
The "discussion draft" is not yet a formal bill; sponsors are now asking for public input to refine the legislation before the formal introduction, Marijuana Moment writes.
The Bill’s Details
The proposal includes plans to remove marijuana from the Controlled Substances Act. If passed, the bill would …