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If the SAFE Banking Act Passes, Will Big Banks Work With the Cannabis Industry?

Cannabis Wire contacted major banks to learn whether they will work with cannabis businesses, or wait for federal prohibition to lift. Here’s what we learned.

Business
New York

Leading New York Lawmaker “Optimistic” About Cannabis Legalization’s Chances in 2020

New York Senator Liz Krueger, speaking at a cannabis event on Tuesday evening, also shared where the state’s legalization effort this year went wrong.

Newsletter

More FDA and FTC warnings to CBD sellers • Horizons ETFs: cannabis has lost its “buzz” • & more…

An excerpt from the October 23 edition of the Cannabis Wire Daily newsletter.

Lobbying

The Incredibly Large Lobbying Footprint of Greenwich Biosciences

The US subsidiary of GW Pharmaceuticals, behind the only FDA-approved cannabis extract-based medicine, is lobbying in all 50 states.