New York

New York Cannabis Regulators Award More Than 100 Adult Use Business Licenses

Regulators also approved proposed regulations, including for adults to grow cannabis at home.

New York

New York Cannabis Regulator Reflects on Recent Challenges, From Lawsuits to Criticisms, and the Year Ahead

Cannabis Wire interviewed Cannabis Control Board Chair Tremaine Wright ahead of this week’s licensing push.


In California, These Cannabis Bills Are Moving Ahead This Year

Several cannabis efforts introduced last year will get another shot in 2024.


Another social equity lawsuit, now in Maryland • Hochul will “not defend” legal cannabis rollout • & more …

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

United States

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.”