Policy & Regulation

With each passing month, new proposals, law reforms and legislative changes occur within the cannabis space, and oftentimes these changes can drastically impact the cannabis industry. Stay on top of the latest cannabis, marijuana, hemp and CBD policies, reforms and regulation, and have your finger on the pulse as to where the cannabis industry is headed. Keep in the know with our Marijuana Policy and Regulation articles.

Governor of New York Presents Plan to Legalize Recreational Marijuana

Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo of New York presented his plan to legalize recreational marijuana in the state on Tuesday. The governor outlined highlights of his proposal in a writte...

HR 420, a Bill to Deschedule Cannabis, Could Pass This Year

A House bill to legalize cannabis, wryly dubbed HR 420, isn't the first such bill in Congress — but with the recent change in House leadership, this time it may actually stand a ...

Rep. Earl Blumenauer Introduces Bill to Regulate Cannabis Like Alcohol

Steve Morgan/ Wikimedia CommonsDemocratic Rep. Earl Blumenauer of Oregon introduced a bill on Wednesday to federally regulate cannabis like alcohol. The bill, in a reference to pot...

Study Says: Don't Build a Border Wall, Legalize Cannabis Instead

A new report suggests that cannabis legalization has actually done more than security measures to reduce illegal drug flows from Mexico. Too bad the president probably won't read i...

Terra Tech hits back at "meritless" Nevada lawsuit

IRVINE, Calif., Dec. 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Terra Tech Corp. (OTCQX: TRTC) ("Terra Tech" or the "Company"), a vertically integrated cannabis-focused agriculture company, tod...

New Zealand Passes Law to Allow More Inclusive Access to Medical Cannabis

PHOTO: The new law will also allow medical marijuana products to be made in New Zealand. (AP: Sakchai Lalit, file photo)New Zealand's Government has passed a law that will make med...