Just how big will Illinois’ marijuana business become?

Chicago’s Green Thumb Industries has high hopes, not only for itself but others in the legalized cannabis industry in Illinois. But while GTI may grow into one of the largest marijuana growers and distributors, the state’s odds of becoming a… Continue Reading

Illinois Legislature Is Now Considering Recreational Marijuana

A proposal designed to legalize recreational marijuana in Illinois is now under consideration by the state legislature. On Wednesday, cannabis advocates and law enforcement officials duked it out before a joint House-Senate appropriations committee over whether to end pot prohibition… Continue Reading

Will Illinois legalize recreational marijuana?

The war on drugs has been going on for nearly half a century, and we have a winner: marijuana. Back then, possession of pot carried heavy penalties in many states — even life imprisonment. Today, 29 states and the District… Continue Reading