Illinois Lawmaker Introduces Psychedelics Legalization Bill
An Illinois state lawmaker has introduced legislation to legalize natural psychedelics including psilocybin for therapeutic use.
January 13, 2023
From the Archives: Grass in the Joint (1981)
Everybody must get stoned.
January 9, 2023
Mayor Announces Cannabis Research Institute Coming To Chicago
Chicago Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot has announced the creation of the Cannabis Research Institute to study the health, commerce and policy implications of marijuana legalization.
December 19, 2022
Illinois Governor Appoints New Top Cannabis Regulator
The appointment fills the position of Cannabis Regulation Oversight Officer.
November 30, 2022
Toward a More Perfect Pot Union
An update of recent union activity and victories, with interviews featuring some of the leading union leaders representing cannabis workers from coast-to-coast.
November 16, 2022
First Social Equity Dispensaries Open in Illinois
Both stores are in Chicago.
November 15, 2022
Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs Acquires Assets To Launch Largest Black-Owned Cannabis Company
Sean “Diddy” Combs will purchase assets in three states from Columbia Care and Cresco Labs, forming the country’s largest Black-owned cannabis company, according to a deal announced on Friday.
November 4, 2022
The Winners of the High Times Cannabis Cup Illinois: People’s Choice Edition 2022
A round of applause for the winners of the High Times Cannabis Cup Illinois: People’s Choice Edition 2022!
September 19, 2022
New Frontier Data Projects 27.7 Million Pounds of Cannabis Cultivated in 2030
New data projects the amount of cannabis in pounds that will be cultivated in the U.S. by 2030, with numerous recommendations for cannabis producers to help them prepare for the future.
September 9, 2022
Benzinga Cannabis Conference Kicks Off in Chicago Next Week
Tickets are still available for the two-day event, taking place Sept. 13-14.
September 8, 2022