New York's adult-use cannabis social equity licensing scheme has hit a major snag. On Mar. 16, an association comprised of the state's largest medical-marijuana operators filed a suit against the NYS Office of Cannabis Management and the Cannabis Control Board.
Chemist Raphael Mechoulam has passed away. He was 92. Born in Bulgaria, Mechoulam spent his adult life in Israel. He's best known for synthesizing THC and other cannabinoids and discovering the endocannabinoid system.
Oklahoma will not be the 22nd state to legalize the adult-use of marijuana. On Mar. 7, Question 820 lost by a whopping 62% margin. It's time to stop trying to win in red states.
NORML executive director Erik Altieri has resigned from his post at the Washington, DC-based nonprofit. He took the position after Allen St. Pierre left in 2016.
The Union Square Travel Agency joins Housing Works Cannabis Co. and Smacked Village as the first three legal adult-use cannabis stores in New York State. CelebStoner made a purchase.