Courtesy Ned Lamont

Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont Pledges Regional Approach to Cannabis Legalization in State of the State

Lamont praised “coordinated regional regulation,” while Pennsylvania’s governor left cannabis completely out of his speech.

Connecticut
Alabama

Alabama Medical Cannabis Bill Advances to Full Senate

After a failed push last year, a study commission was instead formed, which voted in December to recommend medical cannabis legalization.

Caribbean

Bahamas Cannabis Legalization Plan May Depend, in Part, on a Survey

The National Commission on Marijuana, split on adult use legalization, puts the question to the public.

Lobbying

Another Big Ag Company Sets Its Sights on Hemp

Syngenta, which rejected an acquisition by Monsanto in 2015, is the latest major agriculture company monitoring the newly-legal market.