Illinois Medical Cannabis Business & Marijuana Legal News

IL Again Weighs Expanding MMJ Qualifying Conditions

Medical marijuana businesses in Illinois hope the third time’s a charm for expanding the state’s list of approved conditions for MMJ treatment. The state’s Medical Cannabis Advisory Board will meet…

Illinois MMJ Sales Still on the Rise

Illinois’ fledgling medical marijuana industry saw another uptick in monthly sales in February, indicating continued growth in the highly restrictive market. According to state-reported numbers, dispensaries sold $1.47 million worth…

Illinois MMJ Sales Surpass $1.2 Million in January

Medical marijuana sales in Illinois hit nearly $1.24 million in January, up around 20% from December sales, which were slightly more than $1 million, according to figures released by the…

Illinois Again Rejects MMJ Expansion

For the second time in a row – and for the exact same reason – the Illinois health department has rejected a recommendation to expand the state’s qualifying condition list for…

Medical Cannabis Sales Hit $1.7M in Illinois

The launch of Illinois’ medical marijuana program may not have been smooth, but now that it’s up and running, sales have been brisk. Between Nov. 9 – when Illinois’ first…

Cannabis Edibles Debut in Illinois

Medical marijuana dispensaries in Illinois now have a new product to offer their patients: edibles. Ataraxia, a cultivator in the small town of Albion, recently delivered cannabis chocolates to two…