Connecticut

As Connecticut Commences Legalization Talks, Equity Takes Center Stage

A hearing on Friday stretched more than 12 hours and often focused on social and racial justice, home cultivation, and the potential for increased youth use and impaired driving.

Hemp

State Agriculture Regulators Support Raising Federal THC Ceiling for Hemp

On Thursday, members of the National Association of State Departments of Agriculture voted in favor of a major hemp policy position.

Caribbean

Jamaica Shuffles Cannabis Leadership Ahead of Export Regulations Announcement

Jamaica’s industry has drawn significant interest from international investors, due to the island's historical association with cannabis and low-cost production.

Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania Lawmakers Take Bipartisan Approach In New Cannabis Legalization Push

Gov. Tom Wolf supports cannabis legalization, but a stubborn GOP legislature could stall another attempt at passage.

New York

New York Lawmakers Hear Supporters, Opponents of Legal Cannabis

Groups in favor of adult use legalization suggested amendments to Governor Andrew Cuomo’s budget proposal and to lawmakers’ bill, which is preferred by reform advocates.