A university researcher needs veterans as subjects for his work on PTSD. He says the VA is making recruitment difficult.
Lawmakers and witnesses argue that done properly, legalization could right some historic wrongs.
State Senator Bob Hertzberg, who worked alongside state Treasurer Fiona Ma, described the bill as “an interim bridge . . . not too complex,” and better than “a cockamamie public bank.”
As cannabis tourism is on the rise across the US, lawmakers in the nation's most populous state aim to set some ground rules.
New York State campuses are among the leaders, as scientists work to refine cultivation and find additional uses for the long-suppressed plant.
At LA Cannabis Conference, Investors Talk Canopy, Acreage, and the Double-Edged Sword of Prohibition
Since California legalized, the US has seen an “incredible explosion of interest in the sector—not just from Canadian investors, but from investors around the world,” the CEO of Canadian Securities Exchange said.
A push to get legalization on the 2019 ballot was bogged down by fallout from the state’s divisive 2015 effort.
Minority Cannabis Business Association says the city’s position as one of the largest cannabis markets means its “programs and market rollouts will likely be adopted by others in the industry.”
Officials have conducted cannabis “study visits” to the Netherlands, Portugal and Canada.