Brian Giesen

Will Australia Step Toward Legal Cannabis?

A parliamentary committee in Australia’s second most populous state has, after months of meetings and public comment, released a report calling for consideration of legal cannabis.

Australia
Mississippi

Medical Cannabis in Mississippi? It’s Back on Track

In just 14 months, Mississippi’s medical cannabis legalization push has seen success at the ballot box, defeat in the state Supreme Court, and, this week, passage in the Senate.

Newsletter

Here Are the 2022 Federal Research Priorities to Watch

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

California

California Governor Gavin Newsom Aims for Cannabis Compliance, Education in Budget Plan

The budget also allocates money to help mitigate the environmental harms of illegal cannabis cultivation. And, crucially, it notes that Newsom's administration "supports cannabis tax reform."