Republican and Democratic congressmen just teamed up to protect legal marijuana

On February 15th, Democratic congressman Lou Correa of California, and Republican congressman Matt Gaetz of Florida introduced bipartisan legislation to protect the interests of legal-marijuana states. The legislation is called the Sensible Enforcement Of Cannabis Act. This bill would essentially serve as a replacement for Obama era protections for legal marijuana states, known as the…

California sends 500 cease-and-desist letters to unlicensed cannabusinesses

Two months into California’s recreational sales, state officials are having a hard time getting cannabusinesses to transition into the legal market. The Bureau of Cannabis Control (BCC) has sent out around 500 cease-and-desist letters to unlicensed cannabis companies since mid-February, according to a report from Marijuana Business Daily. The BCC was established to oversee the…