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New Jersey Approves Medical Cannabis Businesses to Begin Adult Use Sales in Weeks

The state’s existing shops – some of the biggest cannabis companies in the US – have pushed regulators and lawmakers for this green light. Now they will be first to serve adult consumers.

New Jersey
Missouri

Missouri’s Adult Use Cannabis Sales Kick Off Early 

About 200 of the state’s existing medical cannabis providers converted to adult use licenses on Friday.

United States

U.S. Sentencing Commission Proposes New Approach to Cannabis Offenses

Should federal courts consider cannabis possession when calculating someone’s criminal history? This and other questions are up for debate.

Regulation

Exclusive: Cannabis Wire Goes One-on-One with FDA’s Leading Advisor on Cannabis

Norm Birenbaum, the FDA’s senior public health advisor on cannabis, spoke with Cannabis Wire about his new role and his priorities for 2023.