Illinois Rep. Kelly Cassidy Wants State to Be Nation’s Cannabis Gold Standard

Adult-use legalization is expected in Illinois in 2019. The prospective bill’s primary House sponsor tells Cannabis Wire she’s aiming to pass model progressive legislation.

Illinois
Lobbying

What Are the Alcohol Industry’s Cannabis Lobbying Interests?

Anheuser-Busch Companies, Inc. and Constellation Brands are lobbying on cannabis federally in the US.

Florida, Lobbying

Cannabis Companies Spent $330K on Lobbying in Florida Last Quarter

Parallel, formerly Surterra, the state’s second largest cannabis company, led the lobbying pack at nearly $95,000.

Newsletter

Charlotte’s Web: FDA’s CBD regs “potential revenue catalyst” • Cresco scales back Origin House deal • & more…

An excerpt from the November 14 edition of the Cannabis Wire Daily newsletter.