Raishad Hardnett

The Prisoners Left Behind

How Barack Obama’s clemency operation failed thousands of drug offenders, some serving long sentences for cannabis crimes, and left them at the mercy of Donald Trump’s whims.

Longread
Research

DEA Moves To Award Cannabis Research Licenses In Historic Expansion of Federal Program

On Friday, the US Drug Enforcement Administration said it is “nearing the end of its review” of applications, some of which have been awaiting action from the federal agency since 2016.

Minnesota

Minnesota House Passes Cannabis Legalization Bill

The bill is expected to stall in the Republican-controlled Senate, as the legislative session nears its end.

Newsletter

New Congress gets first cannabis legalization bill • Colorado sales rebound • Trulieve’s Arizona takeover • & more…

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