Cannabis Advocates, Governors Demand Guidance on Interstate Cannabis from DOJ

A faction of cannabis groups is encouraging the business community to accompany them in demanding governors from four important states to seek guidance from the appropriate judicial bodies regarding interstate cannabis commerce. Formally known as ‘The Alliance for Sensible Markets campaign’ members are currently gathering a sign-on letter for those curious about putting force onContinue reading “Cannabis Advocates, Governors Demand Guidance on Interstate Cannabis from DOJ”

Arizona’s Social Equity Program Gives Prev. Cannabis Offenders First Dibs

When Arizona voters legalized recreational cannabis use last year, the new measure housed provisions that intended to provide the chance of a lifetime to people affected the most by the War on Drugs: a lottery to win a license to operate a dispensary in Arizona. Today, the closing licenses to sell retail cannabis in ArizonaContinue reading “Arizona’s Social Equity Program Gives Prev. Cannabis Offenders First Dibs”

Senator Schumer to Box Out Big Cannabis in New Bill

In a recent interview, Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) demands to keep the heavy hitters out of the cannabis industry in support of developing opportunities for mom-and-pop operators when cannabis is federally approved. Sen. Schumer stated that his forthcoming measure achieves such. In a dialogue between Schumer and New York’s head state cannabis authorityContinue reading “Senator Schumer to Box Out Big Cannabis in New Bill”