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Biden Expected to Pick Merrick Garland as Attorney General. What Does It Mean for Cannabis?

Garland has said little about cannabis, but did side with the DEA in a case that kept cannabis in Schedule I, the strictest category of the Controlled Substances Act.

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Connecticut

Connecticut Adult Use Cannabis Sales Will Start in January

In neighboring Rhode Island, adult use sales began in early December, and New York’s first adult use sales are expected by the end of 2022, too.

New York

New York Regulators Release Cannabis Delivery Guidance, Setting Up First Legal Sales

Regulators have for months said the first sales would happen by the end of 2022. Now it’s clear it will happen by bicycles, scooters or cars.

Congress

Missed Moments: How Congress Almost Decriminalized Cannabis

President Biden’s reforms are significant, but they highlight other leaders’ fumbled opportunities to change course through the decades.