New York

New York Has Now Licensed Nearly One Hundred Adult Use Cannabis Growers

These farmers will be the first to supply the state’s adult use industry, set to launch in late 2022.

Enforcement

FDA Issues First Warning Letters on Delta-8 THC

The Food and Drug Administration letters came the same week New York regulators reiterated that THC products made from hemp are “strictly prohibited.”

Newsletter

Another DEA grower • Connecticut’s cannabis investment • Feds investigate CO2 extraction patent infringement • & more…

An excerpt from recent editions of the Cannabis Wire Daily newsletter.

Caribbean

In Trinidad and Tobago, Medical Cannabis Clears a Major Hurdle

The House of Representatives passed a bill, years in the making, to legalize and regulate cannabis for medical and religious purposes.

Business

Kellogg, PepsiCo, General Mills Call on Congress to Act on Copycat Cannabis Edibles

In a letter led by the Consumer Brands Association, some of the biggest brands in the world urged action on THC edibles that resemble their own products.

Lobbying

Here’s How Much Cannabis Entities Spent Lobbying So Far in 2022

Last year, spending rebounded from a 2020 drop. But it’s remained broadly unchanged since then – much like the movement on cannabis reform in Congress.

New Jersey

“A long time coming”: New Jersey Launches Adult-use Cannabis Sales 17 Months After Legalization

All adults 21 and older can now legally purchase cannabis at 12 dispensaries in the state.