Downtown Manhattan Community Board Slams, Praises New York’s Likely First Adult Use Cannabis Shops

Community Board 2 considered plans from Housing Works and The Doe Fund, nonprofits that plan to open shops steps from New York University and Cooper Union by the end of December.

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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.

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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.