Craft cannabis applicants fighting court injunction against new licenses in Illinois

Cannabis license applicants and Illinois officials are scrambling to change a court order after a judge prohibited the state from issuing up to 60 new craft grower licenses that were… Continue reading Craft cannabis applicants fighting court injunction against new licenses in Illinois

Ayr Wellness cannabis company buys Dispensary 33 shops in Chicago for $55 million, looks to add more

A large multistate cannabis company Monday announced plans to acquire two independent Chicago dispensaries in Illinois for $55 million — with plans to buy marijuana growing operations and more retail… Continue reading Ayr Wellness cannabis company buys Dispensary 33 shops in Chicago for $55 million, looks to add more

New Oregon marijuana rules let customers buy more, and from farther away

Oregon has approved multiple changes to the regulation of the cannabis industry for the new year, including doubling how much marijuana customers can purchase and allowing home delivery across city and county… Continue reading New Oregon marijuana rules let customers buy more, and from farther away

Marijuana edibles spurring rise in pot-related overdose calls to Illinois Poison Center — but number is lower than for other legal drugs

Marijuana edibles are becoming increasingly popular, but doctors warn the substances are prone to accidental consumption or may pack too much of a wallop for new users. Newly released numbers… Continue reading Marijuana edibles spurring rise in pot-related overdose calls to Illinois Poison Center — but number is lower than for other legal drugs