Newsletter

New Jersey’s first adult use sales numbers • New York sets date to open retail applications • & more…

An excerpt from recent editions of the Cannabis Wire Daily newsletter.

Research

A First: National Institutes of Health Issues RFI on Cannabis Research Barriers

The request for information is NIH’s first on these barriers, and it includes eight participants, from the National Cancer Institute to the National Institute on Aging.

Colombia

Colombia: A New President Could Jump-Start Cannabis

The industry will be seen as a player in the economy—and likely legalized—after President-elect Gustavo Petro takes office on August 7.

Newsletter

Cannabis expungement, research bills in Congress • Canada’s CBD recommendations • & more…

An excerpt from recent editions of the Cannabis Wire Daily newsletter.

Minnesota

Minnesota: How Legal Edibles Made the Cut in a Prohibition State

Some Republicans may not have fully realized what they passed, but sales began July 1 of THC products to anyone 21 or older. Now what?

Congress

Will the Next Farm Bill Boost the US Hemp Industry?

The 2018 Farm Bill legalized hemp, catalyzing a nascent industry – and creating plenty of confusion. A hearing in Congress today highlighted priorities for the 2023 Farm Bill.

Congress

Push for Cannabis Banking Pitched as Easier Step Amid Broader Reform Debate

Lawmakers and industry stakeholders held a briefing on Wednesday to make the case that banking reform is an urgent matter of public safety, not just an industry win.