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The Business of Marijuana in Michigan

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Michigan AG Forms Group to Ease Implementation of Recreational Cannabis Law

Michigan’s attorney general has created a marijuana work group to study and reevaluate adult-use marijuana rules and regulations, with the aim of avoiding “the years of uncertainty” that followed the 2008 passage of the state’s medical cannabis law.

Michigan Lawmakers Join Fight for Federal Change to Marijuana Banking

Michigan’s state lawmakers are joining a national effort to change federal laws regarding marijuana banking.

Tuesday state Reps. Yousef Rabhi, D-Ann Arbor, and Jim Lilly, R-Park Township, as well as state Sen. Curtis Hertel Jr., D-East Lansing, said they planned to introduce concurrent resolutions urging Congress to pass the Secure and Fair Enforcement (SAFE) Banking Act.

Illinois Governor Touts Adult-Use Marijuana Plan

Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker unveils a blueprint for recreational marijuana, lawsuits crop up in Florida around the state’s dispensary caps, a conference in Denmark highlights the growing international MJ space – plus other important news from around the cannabis industry.

The governor of Illinois revealed a plan to legalize a recreational marijuana industry in the state. It would impose limits on the number of licenses and the size of cultivation operations.

The Cannabis Revolution Comes to the Capitol

Since the dawn of the Drug War, federal legislators have stood by, or even applauded, as millions of Americans have racked up convictions for marijuana offenses — with arrests increasing in the latest FBI crime statistics, despite nearly a dozen states having already...