Antitrust investigations into recent cannabis deals are brought into question. States continue to push for change. And Marijuana Policy Project is in the social equity spotlight.
Progress continues on the federal and state levels. May's adult-use sales numbers are released. And Last Prisoner Project is in the social equity spotlight.
House members send around a letter to other lawmakers urging them to consider cannabis reform as part of criminal justice legislation. And cannabis companies announce some major partnerships.
Check out organizations working to enhance social equity efforts and promote minority owned businesses in the cannabis industry. Also: more Q1 earnings released, and new hopes arise for NY legalization.
Medical marijuana causes a drop in opioid prescriptions. NY dispensaries are left out of a state loan program. Q1 earnings are released. And more corruption is revealed in the CA market.
Growers work to keep costs low. Cannabis is decriminalized in Virginia. M&A activity continues to slow. And injectable CBD products are recalled after FDA warnings.
"Essential" businesses navigate a new environment. The House includes cannabis banking in its COVID relief bill. And Q1 2020 earnings are announced.
We look at the uneven impact the pandemic has had on adult-use cannabis sales from state to state. Cultivators adapt to the new normal. And 2/3 of Pennsylvania residents favor adult-use legalization.
Cannabis industry leaders outline their shifts in marketing tactics since the pandemic hit. Wholesale cannabis prices waver after a February peak. Medical marijuana sales are up in Massachusetts. And the FTC sues a CBD company over cancer and COVID-19 claims.