Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services

A Conversation with the Florida Cabinet’s Medical Cannabis Champion

Nikki Fried, a former medical cannabis lobbyist and the state’s new Commissioner of Agriculture, tells Cannabis Wire how she plans to use her office to widen access to medical cannabis.

Florida
Illinois

The Illinois Cannabis Bill Has a Problem: Secrecy

Transparency advocates say language in the working draft, which is steaming toward a vote, allows the state to withhold vital information.

Nevada

Nevada Governor’s Transparency Move Reveals Big Names in State Cannabis Industry

Chicago-based Green Thumb Industries looms large with 30 licenses.

Illinois

Illinois Lawmakers Consider Home Grow and Expungement Changes to Cannabis Legalization Bill

A deputy governor and other proponents of an adult use measure say they will consider changes to the bill in the coming days.