Grading the Democratic Presidential Candidates on Marijuana: Pete Buttigieg

By Molly Nelson Each Saturday, cannalawblog.com has been running a series of blog posts that take a close look at each of the Democratic Party candidates for President in...

Alabama legalizes sales of CBD in pharmacies

By Ryan Tengco On June 10, Alabama Governor Ivey signed State Bill 225 (SB225) into law, which will now allow Alabama pharmacies to sell Cannabidiol (CBD) products with less 0.3 percent THC...

National Cannabis Industry Association joins more than 100 signatories in letter delivered to lawmakers

By Morgan Fox  WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Thursday, July 18, the National Cannabis Industry Association (NCIA) joined other trade organizations and policy groups, as well as dozens of cannabis...

New Washington state law worries marijuana growers

A new Washington state law has marijuana cultivators concerned over the potential of cross-pollination from hemp growers, which could prove disastrous to their bottom line if it occurs...

Grading the Democratic Presidential Candidates on Marijuana: Elizabeth Warren

By Molly Nelson Each Saturday, cannalawblog.com has been running a series of blog posts that take a close look at each of the Democratic Party candidates for President in...

Senate holds historic cannabis banking hearing

By Matt Nagle matt@tacomaweekly.com The Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee held a hearing on July 23 to discuss how legally operating cannabis businesses can access banking and...

Coalition releases principles for federal marijuana reform

WASHINGTON, DC – A broad coalition of 10 national groups has joined forces to create the Marijuana Justice Coalition to advocate for federal marijuana reform through a...

Oregon Cannabis Litigation: Business between friends leads to $4.2M lawsuit

By Jesse Mondry   “A friendship founded on business is a good deal better than a business founded on friendship,” said John D. Rockefeller. In our experience, this adage applies...

Grading the Democratic Presidential Candidates on Marijuana: Kamala Harris

By Molly Nelson Every Saturday, we have been running a series of blog posts that take a close look at each of the Democratic Party candidates for President in...

Lessons learned by Washington state cannabis firms after five years of recreational sales

Washington state rolled out the world’s second adult-use marijuana market on July 8, 2014, following closely behind Colorado, which began recreational sales at the start of that year. Over...