Despite the enactment of adult use legalization with parental protections in place, consumers are still facing discrimination for legal marijuana use in court.
“Statewide, Illinoisans hold hundreds of thousands of low-level cannabis-related records, a burden disproportionately shouldered by communities of color.”
Sales of adult-use cannabis products in Illinois rose over 20 percent in July to reach a record high.
Adults will be able to purchase cannabis from select retailers beginning Wednesday, January 1.
City governments across Illinois are embracing common sense changes to local marijuana policy.
Republican Governor Bruce Rauner has signed legislation into law amending the state’s marijuana possession penalties.
The DEA announced that they will amend their quotas for 2017 regarding the cultivation of research-grade marijuana and hemp legalization bills in Pennsylvania and Rhode Island have been signed into law! We also have updates from Illinois, Florida, and Ohio. Click here to learn the latest in marijuana law reform news from around the country and to find out how you can #TakeAction!
Adult use legalization initiatives in Arizona, California and Massachusetts are moving forward and Illinois has expanded its medical marijuana program. Click here to get the latest news and to find out how you can #TakeAction.