Jeff Smith

Legal and Regulatory Reporter at Marijuana Business Daily

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Finance

Cannabis Companies Mostly Shut Out Of $2 Trillion Coronavirus Stimulus Package

The U.S. Congress and President Trump have barred state-legal marijuana businesses and most ancillary cannabis companies from receiving grants or low-interest loans through the newly enacted $2 trillion federal stimulus package.
Coronavirus

Could The Coronavirus Outbreak Delay Marijuana Legalization?

Coronavirus COVID-19 already has caused a number of state legislatures to temporarily shut down, including ones on the East Coast that were weighing recreational marijuana legalization measures.
Cannabusiness

Cannabis Businesses Fight State Efforts To Limit THC Content

Industry watchers predict the efforts to cap THC at levels of 10% and even lower will likely fail this year.
News and Trends

Twelve States That Could Legalize Cannabis Sales in 2020

Can the industry expect a possible recreational marijuana domino effect along the East Coast?
Legal Marijuana

U.S. House Panel Calls For Stepped-Up Marijuana Research, Which Could Prove Critical To Federal Reform

As the cannabis industry continues to fight for federal legalization, it's getting some help from supported research.