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New York: A Consensus Builds for a Crackdown on Illegal Cannabis Shops, Though Not on How To Do It

State and city lawmakers are alarmed by the rapid rise of unlicensed cannabis sales ahead of the launch of the legal adult use market

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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.