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New York’s First Legal Cannabis Sales Begin in Manhattan 

Housing Works Cannabis Co. completed New York’s first legal adult use cannabis transaction on Thursday. Dozens of other licensed retailers are expected to join in the coming weeks.

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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.