Big Apple Cannabis: CWCB Returns to New York City for Eighth Year

Big Apple Cannabis: CWCB Returns to New York City for Eighth Year

“No one seems to have gotten it right.” Mayor Eric Adams told a Friday afternoon crowd, of legal cannabis in America. “This is our chance to get it right.” New York City’s mayor addressed attendees of the 2022 Cannabis World Congress & Business Expo (CWCBExpo) on the second day of the three-day event. Adams stressed the social equity focus of New York’s cannabis program.

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Leech Tishman Partner Michael H. Sampson to Teach Inaugural “Cannabis and the Law” Course at University of Pittsburgh School of Law

Leech Tishman Partner Michael H. Sampson to Teach Inaugural “Cannabis and the Law” Course at University of Pittsburgh School of Law

Leech Tishman and the University of Pittsburgh School of Law (Pitt Law) are pleased to announce that Leech Tishman partner Michael H. Sampson, who co-leads the law firm’s Cannabis Industry Group, has been selected to teach Pitt Law’s inaugural “Cannabis in the Law” course this fall. The cutting-edge course, which Sampson designed in conjunction with Pitt Law, is one of the first such courses to be taught at a U.S. law school.

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North Dakota cannabis legalization campaign files 2022 ballot measure

North Dakota cannabis legalization campaign files 2022 ballot measure

Earlier today, a group of 25 North Dakotans filed a 2022 ballot measure petition to legalize cannabis in North Dakota. After a review by the Secretary of State and Attorney General, New Approach North Dakota will begin collecting signatures from voters. The campaign must gather more than 15,582 valid signatures by July 11 to qualify the measure for the November 2022 ballot.

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Nation’s Largest Cannabis Policy Reform Group Releases Report On The Laws That Lag the Furthest Behind Public Opinion; Press Conferences Scheduled For Tuesday

Nation’s Largest Cannabis Policy Reform Group Releases Report On The Laws That Lag the Furthest Behind Public Opinion (Updated)

On Tuesday, March 22, 2022, the Marijuana Policy Project will lead a national virtual press conference, as well as virtual press conferences in Alabama, Pennsylvania, and Texas, recognizing the 50-year anniversary of the Shafer Commission report and detailing the findings of MPP’s new report on cannabis laws.

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