New York Cannabis Legalization Advocates Push Cuomo, Democrats

With three working days before the April 1 budget deadline, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo was criticized for putting the brakes on the state’s fast-moving adult-use legalization bill in the Democrat-controlled statehouse.

New York
Newsletter

Ag regulators to USDA: extend hemp pilot program • Texas’ ban on smokable hemp challenged • & more…

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

California

In California, a Decision on Cannabis Delivery Remains up in the Air

Last year, 24 cities and one county challenged the state’s top cannabis regulator for approving cannabis delivery in jurisdictions that banned cannabis businesses.

Business, California

Q&A: California State Treasurer Fiona Ma Talks Cannabis, Safe Banking, and Social Equity

The coronavirus slowed the push for cannabis industry access to banking, but the conversation might be more relevant now than ever.