The House passed the MORE Act. Is weed legal now?

Nope!

Legalization is like Beetlejuice—you gotta’ say his name three times before he appears. In this case, the House of Representatives today approved a bill that takes marijuana off the list of dangerous drugs. Now the bill goes to the Senate, and then the White House. Until the President signs it, it’s just a bill on Capitol Hill.

So why is everyone freaking out?

Because it’s a historic milestone that warrants celebration.

Cannabis consumers’ rights has moved from the ‘60s hippie fringe to a majority vote in Congress. Celebrating builds momentum towards legalization’s passage in a Senate that’s Republican-controlled, and then with an incoming President-elect that is…

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