Fla. Rep. Matt Gaetz Pushes New Gov. Amidst State’s Dramatic Cannabis Shift

U.S. House Rep. Matt Gaetz tells Cannabis Wire that Gov. Ron DeSantis pushed back on his suggestion to unilaterally settle lawsuits and reform the state’s medical cannabis system.

Florida
Business

A Consultant Takes Privateer Holdings to Court

Jumoke Akinnagbe says she is owed promised compensation for helping a medical cannabis company launch in Maryland.

Illinois

Illinois Legalization Bill Lands with Promised Focus on Social Equity

A long anticipated adult use bill was unveiled over the weekend. This spring, no other effort to legalize by legislature has succeeded. Will Illinois’ plan be comprehensive enough to overcome opposition?

D.C.

Are Legal Cannabis Sales Finally Coming to D.C.?

Years after voters approved cannabis possession and home cultivation for adults, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser said the city must prepare to fully end cannabis prohibition in anticipation of Congressional action that would clear a path.