New York Medical Cannabis Business & Marijuana Legal News

States with the best chance to legalize cannabis in 2017?

By John Schroyer After a landmark year in cannabis legalization, marijuana advocates have plenty of work left. And they’re not resting on their laurels. The Marijuana Policy Project calculates a whopping…

High-end cannabis pipe maker sues to defend trademark

Roor, one of the best-known names in cannabis smoking utensils, has filed almost 200 lawsuits since 2013 to protect its trademark against smoke shop and convenience store owners in California,…

MedMen acquires troubled New York medical cannabis licensee

MedMen, a California-based marijuana management and consulting firm, has acquired Bloomfield Industries, a financially troubled New York cannabis business license holder that in recent months has been unable to pay vendors and…

New York state broadens its medical cannabis law

The New York Department of Health is modifying its medical marijuana regulations to make it easier for patients in the state to access their medicine. Under the first change, nurse practitioners will…