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U.S. Justice Department Aims to Dismiss Cannabis Companies’ Lawsuit

The suit argues that federal cannabis prohibition should not apply in states that have chosen to legalize. DOJ says the plaintiffs “lack standing” and finds their arguments “unpersuasive.”

United States
Congress, Newsletter

In Congress, Republicans Swing Against Cannabis Rescheduling

An excerpt from the Cannabis Wire Daily newsletter.

New York

Cannabis Loyalty Programs, Discounts Could Soon Come to New York’s Legal Shops

Regulators proposed new rules to open the door to billboards, discounts, and loyalty programs – which have already shown up at some shops.