NY Gov. Cuomo included cannabis legalization in his budget proposal as this year's legislative session begins. Connecticut makes cannabis legalization a 2020 legislative priority. The House files a bill to allow companies to market CBD as a dietary supplement instead of a drug. New studies are released covering cannabis and Tourette Syndrome patients. We also look at some financial strategies of Cresco Labs.
Federal developments dominate headlines this week following approval of the MORE Act. We also discuss alternatives for cannabis businesses looking to raise capital, run down recent business news, and outline new medical studies.
New York looks ahead to potential legalization plans in 2020. Scientists make a breakthrough discovery. The industry attempts to overcome headaches that defined last year's market. And cannabis entrepreneurs begin partnering with mainstream businesses.