El Salvador Inches Toward Legal Medical Cannabis

But the conservative politician pushing the measure says that’s as far as it goes.

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Colombia

With Exports, Colombia Aims to “Play Big” in the Global Cannabis Industry

President Iván Duque issued a decree to lift a ban on cannabis flower exports, five years after medical cannabis became legal, and the industry sees opportunity.

Georgia

Georgia Steps Toward Setting Up Medical Cannabis Industry

The first cultivation licenses were awarded on Saturday, laying the foundation for local access to medical cannabis more than five years after possession became legal.

Lobbying

Cannabis Lobbying Spend Bounces Back

Lobbying spending by cannabis-focused entities declined after a Q4 2019 peak that coincided with the passage of the SAFE Banking Act. But this quarter, spending has rebounded.