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“It Isn’t Illegal If It Doesn’t Exist yet”: Patent Laws Pose Challenges for the Cannabis Industry

“In 5 years, cannabis probably will be federally legal, so we really need to be in a place where we can get a headstart,” said Joe Segilia, General Counsel, Terra Tech Corp.

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New York

Analysis: Here’s the Nitty Gritty on New York’s Cannabis Legalization Plan

As it stands: No adult use home grow, no cannabis sales in bars, but the door is left open to social consumption and delivery.

New Mexico

New Mexico Governor Says the State Is “Ready” for Cannabis Legalization

During her 2020 State of the State address, Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham hailed legal cannabis as an economic opportunity for the state.

New York

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo Unveils Cannabis Legalization by Budget, Again

After a failed legalization push in 2019, Cuomo is trying again—and coordinating with other northeast states.