Gov. Gavin Newsom has signed a bill that would allow California doctors to immediately begin writing prescriptions for MDMA and psilocybin drugs if the federal government decides t
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy signed legislation this week granting licensed cannabis companies standard business tax deductions to improve the profitability of the state’s reg
Many Pennsylvania residents with non-violent cannabis offenses are being given a second chance, and the recent pardons are a promising and much-needed sign of relief. In a Jan. 12
Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer called it hasty and recently vetoed 11 bills, including three on medical cannabis, others related to pensions and taxes. However, the governor signed
California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Dec. 23 announced 10 pardons, including at least two on cannabis-related charges. Some of the charges are decades old, and one charge dates back to
New York Gov. Kathy Hochul signed legislation into law Tuesday aimed at expanding the state’s industrial hemp industry. The legislation, sponsored by Democratic Sen. Michelle
SD Gov. Noem Says Cannabis Legalization Can Move Forward If Approved — Change Of Heart Or Election Posturing?
By Nina Zdinjak South Dakota Governor Kristi Noem (R), who has opposed adult-use marijuana legalization for a while, now says she’d allow the implementation of the law. During a
Patients and advocates in Florida are fed up with restrictions on access to medicinal cannabis. Florida health authorities issued new emergency rules on Aug. 29 that placed explici
Florida Gov. DeSantis wants cannabis companies to pay more to gamble in Florida and that’s a good thing!
Things aren’t looking good for medical cannabis companies in Florida, as the government is proposing they pay more to operate within the state. This latest notion was release
Through Nina Zdinjak The situation is looking bleak for cannabis companies in the Sunshine State. Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis believes medical cannabis companies should pay a lot
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis told a group of reporters Aug. 23 that holders of medical cannabis licenses in the state would have to pay more for their license application and renewal
Through Nina Zdinjak Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker signed a compromise marijuana bill into law dealing with social justice and taxes. Thursday’s move comes nearly six year
On May 23, 2022, the Delaware governor said he had rejected a bill legalizing cannabis. This was not surprising as Governor John Carney has always made his stance on cannabis clear
Newsom announced the revision proposal on May 13, which aims to allocate $150 million to “temporarily lower taxes” and simplify the tax structure, while $21 million wil
By Maureen Meehan Three years after its inception, the Michigan Marijuana Regulatory Agency is getting a new name. The agency will be renamed the Cannabis Regulatory Agency and wil
by Maureen Meehan Oklahoma’s Republican Governor Kevin Stitt implied on Monday that voters didn’t quite understand the ballot initiative they overwhelmingly approved in
By Maureen Meehan Michigan’s Governor Gretchen Whitmer (D) signed a bill that would expand the number of people eligible to obtain a medical marijuana business license. Howev
By Jelena Martinovic Colorado governor Jared Polis signed a bill on Wednesday to expand access to medical cannabis for school children in need by removing administrative barriers.