Brian Shamblen

Cannabis Companies Spent $330K on Lobbying in Florida Last Quarter

Parallel, formerly Surterra, the state’s second largest cannabis company, led the lobbying pack at nearly $95,000.

Florida
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.