Cannabis stocks rally after Chuck Schumer leads drive for reforms that may end federal prohibition

Posted on AllSides February 2nd, 2021
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Cannabis stocks were mostly higher Tuesday after three Democratic senators led by Majority Leader Chuck Schumer said they would make reform legislation a key priority in the current Congress, bolstering hopes for an end to federal prohibition.

Schumer, along with Sens. Ron Wyden of Oregon and Cory Booker of New Jersey, said in a joint statement that they would introduce legislation in the coming weeks.

“The War on Drugs has been a war on people—particularly people of color. Ending the federal marijuana prohibition is necessary to right the wrongs of...

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