Illinois Under Consideration as the Next Multibillion-Dollar Marijuana Market

As Illinois legislators decide whether to legalize marijuana, a new study concludes demand in the Prairie State for weed could amount to a multibillion-dollar industry. The study, conducted by Colorado cannabis consulting firm Freedman & Koski, concludes that Illinois’ annual marijuana market could be between $1.69 billion and $2.58 billion. Measured by weight, annual consumption […]

Make Marijuana Legal? Gen X, Millennials, and Generation Z Say Yes. Most Boomers? Nope

There continues to be a substantial push toward the legalization of marijuana in the United States. Across demographic groups, all but one generation of Americans support the legalization of cannabis, according to a Quinnipiac poll released Wednesday. The only group not ready to let everyone legally light up? Adults over 65 years of age. Only […]

Cory Booker Wants to Legalize Marijuana in the United States

New Jersey Senator Cory Booker, one of several Democratic candidates running in the 2020 presidential election, has reintroduced a new version of the Marijuana Justice Act. The bill was introduced with California Representatives Ro Khanna and Barbara Lee, who is co-chair of the Congressional Cannabis Caucus. Booker’s marijuana bill returns at an interesting time, when […]