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Marijuana Business

West Virginia Governor Signs Marijuana Banking Measure Into Law

Republican Gov. Jim Justice has signed legislation into law facilitating banking access to licensed medical cannabis businesses. The law takes immediate effect. House Bill 2538, states, “The Commissioner of Financial Institutions shall not prohibit, penalize, incentivize, or otherwise impair a financial institution from providing services to a person or entity involved in a [read more]

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Medical Marijuana

Bill Improving Access to New Mexico’s Medical Cannabis Program Signed by Governor

Yesterday Senate Bill 406 was signed into law by Governor Michelle Lujan-Grisham. The measure, sponsored by Senator Gerald Ortiz y Pino (D-Bernalillo) and Representative Deborah Armstrong (D-Bernalillo), will expand access to medical cannabis in New Mexico. Currently many medical cannabis patients still face discrimination and lack access to their medicine. This bill [read more]

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Marijuana Legalization

Guam Legalizes Marijuana Use By Adults

Democratic Gov. Lou Leon Guerrero has signed legislation legalizing the personal possession of marijuana by adults, and establishing regulations governing the plant’s commercial production and retail sale. Guam is a US territory with an estimated population of 165,000 people. Upon signing the measure into law, the Governor announced: “We must regulate this [read more]