Illinois

Arizona Prosecutor Throws Away Marijuana Charges

Following Arizona's recent legalization of cannabis on November 3rd, an Arizonan prosecutor will be dropping all recreational-use marijuana-related charges. After a long-fought bat...

Cannabis Legalized in Five U.S. States Yesterday

Yesterday, a green wave washed over America as Arizona, Montana, New Jersey and South Dakota voted to legalize cannabis, and Mississippians voted to legalize medical marijuana. Wh...

Illinois Hits Record $67M in September Cannabis Sales

Illinois yet again continues seeing its cannabis sales climb, with the state's September sales jumping nearly $4 million over the previous month. Illinois first legalized cannabis ...

Illinois Continues to Sell Record-High Amounts of Cannabis

Month after month, Illinois continues to break records with it's recreational cannabis sales, with July bringing in $61 million for the State. For the third consecutive month, Illi...

Illinois Collects $52 Million in Tax Revenue Since January 2020

The state has collected $52 Million in adult-use taxes since recreational sales began in January 2020.The Illinois adult-use cannabis industry is maintaining its momentum after gat...

IIPR invests $25 million in Illinois Cannabis Cultivation Project

SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Innovative Industrial Properties, Inc. (IIP), the first and only real estate company on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: IIPR) focused on the regulate...

Illinois Achieves Record Cannabis Sales In May

After generating $40M in January from cannabis sales, Illinois has now beaten its previous record, with $44.3M in cannabis sales in May.Illinois, in many ways, has served as a uniq...

MedMen and the Prairie State

This week saw Illinois become the 11th US State to legalise Cannabis for adult recreational use. However, what made this even more special was the fact that this was the first time...

High Five – Cresco Labs Receives Approval For Five Existing Illinois Dispensaries

Cresco is the first company in the state of Illinois to be approved for both adult-use cultivation and adult-use dispensary operations in the state.CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Cresc...

Illinois Patients Can Now Swap Their Opioids for Medical Marijuana

Illinois residents who have been prescribed opioids will now be eligible for a temporary certification for medical cannabis. The Opioid Alternative Pilot Program was approved via t...