Northern Windfall: Wisconsin Residents Spend Millions on Pot in Illinois
Both recreational and medical cannabis are illegal in Wisconsin, forcing residents to find their weed elsewhere.
March 21, 2023
Illinois Extends Craft Grower Deadline
New deadline is February 1, 2024.
March 9, 2023
Illinois Announces Launch of Cannabis Disparity Study
The Illinois cannabis office officially kicked off its study to examine discrimination in the cannabis industry.
February 10, 2023
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
Desmond Chan, Randy Simmen Want To Make Timeless Dispensaries
The co-founders behind COFO create aesthetically pleasing dispensaries with their fellow artists and builders at SevenPoint Interiors.
December 21, 2022
Illinois Governor Appoints New Top Cannabis Regulator
The appointment fills the position of Cannabis Regulation Oversight Officer.
November 30, 2022
Southern Illinois University Examining the Use of Cannabis for Ovarian Cancer
Researchers at the Southern Illinois University-Carbondale (SIUC) Cannabis Science Center are examining how cannabis can be used to treat ovarian cancer.
November 23, 2022
First Social Equity Dispensaries Open in Illinois
Both stores are in Chicago.
November 15, 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
Illinois Trumpets 50% Rise in Adult-Use Pot Sales, Tax Revenue
The $1.5 billion in sales “translates into significant tax revenue with a portion of every dollar spent being reinvested in communities that have suffered for decades,” says the state’s guv.
July 26, 2022