DRAFT — NOT READY FOR PUBLICATION

On October 9, USDA announced the approval of three hemp plans submitted by Indian tribes, bringing the total number of approved tribal plans to 38. These most recent plan were submitted by the Comanche Nation, the San Carlos Apache Tribe of…

The Challenge to Watch: Sisley, et al. v. DEA

With the evolution of the United States’ relationship with cannabis over recent decades, numerous parties have petitioned the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (“DEA”) to reschedule marijuana. As we all know, the DEA has routinely…

Seven Welland Cannabis Stores Awaiting Approval

There are seven Welland cannabis dispensaries in queue awaiting final approval from the provincial government so that they may open. Their applications are listed as “in progress” on the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario’s website.…

Hemp in Mexico? Start Today!

As we have reported in this blog, new legislation to regulate cannabis is in the works here in Mexico. A draft “Law for the Regulation of Cannabis” (the “Cannabis Law”) is under discussion by the Mexican Congress as we write. The Cannabis…