How Will Cuomo Legalize?

New York’s governor is expected to reveal legalization details on Tuesday, and his apparent embrace of progressive ideals when it comes to cannabis has reform advocates and lawmakers hopeful.

Grace Period Sunsets for California’s Medical Cannabis Co-Ops

A grassroots chapter ends for the first state in the US to legalize medical cannabis, in 1996.

Cannabis and Gun Rights: a Showdown

With federal prohibition, admitting to cannabis use means losing your Second Amendment rights. A medical cannabis doctor and patient is challenging that in federal court.

A Cannabis-Friendly Public Bank in California? Not Likely

Two state-backed studies all but shut that door.

Our Top Stories of 2018

Cannabis Wire has published groundbreaking stories on the cannabis beat since our launch in June 2018.

Cannabis Research Took off in 2018

Here’s a list of 12 published studies and pieces of research that I found interesting or important since Cannabis Wire launched in June.

Cannabis beyond Canada

What comes to mind when I think of the cannabis industry in 2018 is its breathtaking speed of global growth.

Where Is Cannabis Headed in 2019?

Lawmakers, advocates, and opponents tell Cannabis Wire reporters what's on the horizon for cannabis next year.

New York Gov. Cuomo Calls for Statewide Legalization in 2019

Cuomo’s first-ever expression of support for cannabis legalization Monday emphasized criminal justice.