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An excerpt from recent editions of the Cannabis Wire Daily newsletter.

New York

In New York, Another 30 Aspiring Cannabis Shop Owners Are Approved

Some of the next shops will be located in the Adirondack region, Long Island, and the Capital District.


Delaware Looks to New Jersey, New York, as Adult Use Push Advances

A bill advanced on Tuesday would tax and regulate cannabis, if legal. Another simple legalization bill will get a hearing this week.


Here’s the FDA’s Final Guidance on Cannabis and Clinical Research 

The FDA’s long-awaited guidance for non-medical products containing CBD, which are already widely available despite being unregulated, is still in the works.

New York

New York’s Second Legal Cannabis Shop To Open Next Week… As a “Pop-Up”

The pop-up approach is an effort to “provide licensees the opportunity to open on a short-term basis to fast-track sales,” according to Gov. Kathy Hochul’s announcement.

New York

New York City Council Members Call for “Teeth” to Combat Unregulated Cannabis Sales 

From New York City to Albany, a cannabis priority has emerged for 2023: enforcement against unlicensed shops.

New York

Brooklyn Resident Files Complaint Against Housing Works Cannabis Co. for Alleged Disability Violations

This is the first complaint against a licensed adult use shop in the state. Meanwhile, a lawsuit challenging the license application process has held up the rollout in several regions.