Medical marijuana company PharmaCann on N.Y. budget

New York’s adult-use cannabis market has had some major challenges, one of which has been the lack of retail space in which to sell product. In Albany, there is now an opportunity for adult use cannabis retailers to sell weed at a medical marijuana retail dispensary.    PharmaCann has become ... Read More

No shorter jail sentence for marijuana trafficker Masecchia

A judge has rejected a request for a shorter prison sentence from a former schoolteacher who admitted receiving help from a federal agent, Joseph Bongiovanni, in trafficking marijuana into Buffalo and its suburbs. Michael Masecchia, left, walks out of federal court accompanied by his lawyer, Patrick Brown, after being sentenced ... Read More

Biden pardons thousands convicted of marijuana charges

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden is pardoning thousands of people who were convicted of use and simple possession of marijuana on federal lands and in the District of Columbia, the White House said Friday, in his latest round of executive clemencies meant to rectify racial disparities in the justice ... Read More