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New Jersey

New Jersey Senate Passes Medical Cannabis Expansion Bill

Gov. Phil Murphy is expected to sign the legislation.

New Jersey

New Jersey Assembly Advances Medical Cannabis Expansion Bill

“We are now making life better for so many New Jersey residents,” said bill Assemblywoman Joann Downey, the bill sponsor.

Business

Insurance Coverage Remains Sparse, Confusing for Cannabis Industry

“Money is still being transported around in buckets and being buried in backyards. And honestly, that’s where we felt there is more risk,” said the general counsel for Golden Bear Insurance Company.

CBD, Hemp

USDA Listens to Public Comments on Hemp Regulations

“If the FDA regulates too hard against CBD, it would really harm small Kentucky family farmers,” Ryan Quarles, Kentucky Ag Commissioner told the department.

CBD, Hemp

USDA Holds 2018 Farm Bill Listening Session

Several speakers listed key issues that the USDA should prioritize while drafting regulations for the newly legalized hemp industry.

Uncategorized

Where Is Cannabis Headed in 2019?

Lawmakers, advocates, and opponents tell Cannabis Wire reporters what's on the horizon for cannabis next year.

Business, Congress, Lobbying, Longread

Cannabis Goes To Washington

A burgeoning industry is using its money to influence politics, and finding new GOP allies in the process. But there may be a price.

Michigan, Missouri, North Dakota, Utah

Cannabis and the Midterms

On Election Day, three of four cannabis voter measures passed. And dozens of congressional, gubernatorial, and local results have implications for the future of cannabis in the US.