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  • Four States Vote to Legalize Recreational Marijuana

    Date:
    November 5, 2020

    Voters in Arizona, Montana, New Jersey and South Dakota have decisively backed ballot initiatives to legalize recreational marijuana. In addition, Mississippi voted to legalize medical marijuana.

  • Marijuana, Minimum Wage on the Ballot Again This Year

    Date:
    October 19, 2020

    This November 3, voters in Arizona, Mississippi, Montana, New Jersey and South Dakota will decide marijuana-legalization measures, and voters in Florida will decide a measure that would raise the minimum wage to $15.00 by 2026.

  • EEOC Clarifies Opioid Use Protections Under ADA

    Date:
    August 14, 2020

    A new EEOC guidance states that employees who are using opioids, are addicted to opioids, or were addicted to them in the past may be entitled to reasonable accommodations under the ADA.

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