On 4/20, the ACLU Reports That Cannabis Arrests Have Dropped, but Racial Disparities Persist

Still, a Black person is nearly four times more likely to be arrested for cannabis possession than a white person, even though their use rates are comparable.

Enforcement
Research, United States

The DEA Has Now Received Nearly Fifty Applications for Federal Cannabis Cultivation Licenses

Until now, in the US, only one entity has been federally approved to cultivate cannabis for research. The DEA will soon issue additional licenses. Here’s who wants in.

Newsletter

Mexico looks to US on cannabis taxes • Epidiolex sales boom • NJ Gov talks cannabis in State of the State • & more…

An excerpt from recent editions of the Cannabis Wire Daily newsletter.

Virginia

Virginia Governor Ralph Northam’s State of the Commonwealth Address Puts Cannabis in the Spotlight

This week, top lawmakers introduced legislation that would implement Northam’s legalization proposal.