U.S. Customs and Border Protection

GAO: Most Seizures at Border Patrol Checkpoints Involve US Citizens With Small Amounts of Cannabis

Cannabis is legal for medical or adult use in nearly every state. A government accountability report found that 91% of checkpoint drug seizures involved citizens, and 75% of those were cannabis.

Enforcement
Hemp

Hemp Policy Item Tabled Amid Concerns at Meeting of U.S. Ag Regulators

Citing concerns about hemp used as cover for higher-THC cannabis, a NASDA policy committee tabled a proposal to lift some requirements for industrial hemp.

Newsletter

FDA nabs new cannabis advisor • Canopy divests from retail in Canada • Illinois’ cautionary tale on equity

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