On New Year’s Eve, Illinois Governor JB Pritzker issued 9,219 pardons for low-level marijuana convictions. Fortunately, marijuana expungement is accelerating across the country, and Illinois is only the beginning.
Whether a seasoned cannabis entrepreneur or new entry into the industry, set the focus of marijuana and money aside and determine best practices for minimizing industry risk and maximizing success in the long run.
Amid the recent arrival of two FDA-approved coronavirus vaccinations and ongoing conversation surrounding cannabis as an alternative to conventional medicine, Laura Bianchi spoke with WeedWeek about her cannabis clients’ position on vaccinations.
Laura Bianchi and Justin Brandt’s community representation goes far beyond their office walls. Not only do they work as bold advocates within the realm of law, but their involvement extends so much wider through their philanthropic efforts.
On Friday, December 4, 2020, the House of Representatives passed the historic Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and Expungement (MORE) Act. This bill removes cannabis from the U.S. Controlled Substances Act and decriminalizes marijuana at the federal level.
Had it not been for a (failed) attempt at computer science, Clark may have never discovered his passion and landed in the spot he's in today. Now, he’s becoming the role model he’s always hoped to be for his sister while developing his expertise as an attorney at Bianchi & Brandt.
As of Election Day, voter initiative Prop 207 passed with 60% of the vote, officially legalizing recreational use of marijuana in Arizona
Many Arizonans are wondering, should marijuana be legalized for recreational use? While others are wondering, when is marijuana going to be legal? Over the past two decades, as laws have gradually begun to change, old stereotypes and beliefs about cannabis have shifted more rapidly.
There are five states voting on marijuana ballot measures this November. If these 2020 ballot measures pass, it would bring the total of U.S. states with some form of legal cannabis to an overwhelming majority.
The main goal of a medical cannabis cultivator or processor is to ensure safe and quality medicine for patients, especially when dealing with COVID-19.
The COVID-19 outbreak has temporarily reshaped daily life and will forever change how we deal with deadly diseases.