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OC NORML is a consumer-focused organization, we serve as the bridge between the consumer, industry, and elected officials.

Dear supporters and friends,

As we celebrate our 20 year anniversary as a 501c3 organization, we want to thank you for your unwavering support in helping us achieve our mission to increase awareness and understanding around the cannabis industry and the plant itself.

Support our work! Orange County's 1st and Only Cannabis Education Organization Since 2003 OC NORML has been Orange County’s resource for information on current laws, medical benefits, and responsible use of cannabis. Get involved and... See What’s Next Dear supporters and friends, As we celebrate our 20 year anniversary as a 501c3 organization, we want to thank you for your unwavering support in helping us achieve our mission to increase awareness and understanding around the cannabis industry and the plant itself.
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We encourage and invite everyone to advocate for cannabis awareness and become a member of OC NORML. Donating as little as $20 will earn your Membership. Whether you're a consumer, advocate, business insider or dispensary, there's a Member-level that fits. Join online or meet us in person at one of our quarterly mixers. Together we make a difference.

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Our experienced group of industry-seasoned speakers can provide the most recent updates on cannabis laws, regulations and medical uses at NO COST. OC NORML has helped educate groups of all sizes including religious organizations, schools, neighborhood associations, government organizations, and social groups.

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Welcome 2023!

We're thrilled to announce the launch of our quarterly mixers! Designed to bring together our community and create space for education, advocacy, and networking. As the longest running consumer-focused cannabis non-profit in Orange County, we're committed to promoting the industry with positive change.

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NORML constantly tracks local, state, and federal laws, delivers feedback from a consumer’s point of view, and provides resources to all levels of government developing policy.

OC NORML MISSION

Orange County NORML is a chapter of the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws. Founded in 2003 OC NORML is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization that serves as an educational resource for the community. OC NORML believes that by providing fact-based information on cannabis it will make the community safer, help create jobs and opportunity, and reduce the stigmatization of cannabis and its consumers.Orange County NORML believes that cannabis when used responsibly by adults should be treated the same as other legal substances and has many benefits not only to its users but to communities that regulate its use, as well as commercial and medical benefits.
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18
Jul

American Nurses Association Provides Public Comments to DEA in Support of Reclassifying Cannabis

“In these comments ANA agrees with the analysis that cannabis has numerous therapeutic qualities and should be moved to Schedule III. Further, ANA urges the Department of Justice and Drug Enforcement Administration to act expeditiously to have cannabis decontrolled under the CSA.””ANA strongly supports the currently accepted medical use of cannabis to alleviate disease-related symptoms […]

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15
Jul

NORML Submits Public Comments to DEA Calling for the Removal of Cannabis From Schedule I

“Although the HHS is not recommending descheduling at this time, NORML asserts that this position is the most appropriate one and that descheduling cannabis should be adopted by future administrations.” The post NORML Submits Public Comments to DEA Calling for the Removal of Cannabis From Schedule I appeared first on NORML.

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10
Jul

I’m Interning With NORML To Help End the Stigma Against Cannabis

Summer ’24 Intern Sydney Scott shares her reasons for joining the NORML Legal Internship program. The post I’m Interning With NORML To Help End the Stigma Against Cannabis appeared first on NORML.

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