Global Vote on Cannabis as Medicine Expected to Be Delayed Again

Cannabis Wire reviewed a draft decision to delay until December the UN Commission on Narcotic Drugs vote on the World Health Organization’s recommendation to reschedule cannabis.

Global
Wisconsin

At Virtual Forum, Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers Calls on Lawmakers to Legalize Cannabis

In his budget, Evers called for cannabis legalization. On Wednesday, Evers urged participants to call their representatives, as the legislature remains a hurdle.

New York

New York State Bar Association Hosts Cannabis Conversation

Assembly Majority Leader Crystal Peoples-Stokes, who co-sponsored the adult use legislation, said she’s “met most every wealthy, influential person” interested in New York's cannabis industry, but equity comes first.

New Jersey

New Jersey Cannabis Regulators Get to Work on Launching Legal Cannabis Market

New Jersey’s Cannabis Regulatory Commission, the body that will oversee the launch of legal cannabis sales for adult use, held its first meeting on Monday.