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
Lobbying

Who Is Newly Lobbying On Cannabis?

At the federal level, more than a dozen entities have begun to lobby on cannabis-related issues, including hemp and CBD, or adjusted their focus.

Business

The IRS Is Building Cannabis Compliance Teams

In a virtual UCLA panel this week, a rep from the IRS laid out how the tax agency is aiming to work with the cannabis industry.

Lobbying

National Cannabis Lobbying Falls, Again

The amount of money that cannabis-focused entities spent on cannabis lobbying at the federal level fell for the third quarter in a row, following an unprecedented rise in 2019.