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Atty Files FOIA Suit Over HHS Pot Recommendation Letter

By Sam Reisman ·  Listen to article Law360 (September 29, 2023, 5:11 PM EDT) -- An attorney and journalist filed a Freedom of...
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Pennsylvania Water Rights and Regulation

Join Whitney E. Snyder online on November 6, 2023, as she speaks on Pennsylvania Water Rights and Regulation. View the...
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Maryland Announces Limited Pot Business Application Pool

By Sam Reisman ·  Listen to article Law360 (August 30, 2023, 4:36 PM EDT) -- U.S. health officials have made a new recommendation...
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HHS Sends New Pot Scheduling Recommendation To DEA

By Sam Reisman ·  Listen to article Law360 (August 30, 2023, 4:36 PM EDT) -- U.S. health officials have made a new recommendation...
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Maryland’s Adult Use Cannabis Program Kicks Off July 1

Beginning on Saturday July 1st, it will be legal to purchase, grow, possess, and consume a limited quantity of cannabis...
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Cannabis Law PA Secures Injunction Against the Department of Health

By Aaron Rosengarten - March 17, 2023 On March 4, 2023, Attorneys from Hawke McKeon & Sniscak, d/b/a Cannabis Law...
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Please Congratulate our very own Judith Cassel for her Recognition in City and State Magazine!

As the managing partner of Cannabis Law PA, a practice group of Hawke McKeon and Sniscak LLP, Judith Cassel is...
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Policy

Ring in the New Year with Kentucky and Cannabis: Governor Beshear signs new executive order

The order, which went into effect on January 1st, has yet to receive a court challenge.
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2022 Election: Maryland and Missouri Legalize Adult Use Cannabis

By Aaron Rosengarten -  November 12, 2022 During the 2022 midterm elections, voters from Missouri, Maryland, North Dakota, South Dakota,...
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Senators’ Amendments to Legalize Weed for Military Veterans

Aaron Rosengarten 10-9-2022 As it stands, because marijuana is classified as a Schedule I drug by the Food and Drug...
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TOXIC – Bipartisan Bill to Combat Toxic Pesticides in Illegal Cannabis Grows

Elizabeth Hamill October 5, 2022 A bill introduced this month by Congress members Scott Peters (D-CA) and Doug LaMalfa (R-CA)...
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Air Force and Space Force Waive THC Results

Elizabeth Hamill - September 28, 2022 In an effort to boost recruitment and keep up with the changing landscape of...
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California Employers May Not Fire for Off-Clock Cannabis Use

Elizabeth Hamill September 21, 2o22 Governor Gavin Newsom of California signed a law on Sunday that prohibits employers from terminating...
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Cannabis On The Ballot in 2022

Elizabeth Hamill 9-15-22 With elections coming up across the country, many states are set to vote on cannabis-related ballot initiatives,...
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Pennsylvania Marijuana Pardon Project is Now Open

Elizabeth Hamill - September 7, 2022 Governor Tom Wolf announced last week that Pennsylvanians convicted of some non-violent marijuana offenses...
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CBD Use and the Americans with Disabilities Act

Micah Bucy – July 20, 2022 In perhaps some of the first cases involving cannabidiol oil (CBD) and the federal...
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Rhode Island Legalizes Adult-Use Cannabis – Micah Bucy

May 27, 2022 On May 25, 2022, Rhode Island became the 19th state to legalize cannabis use for adults 21...
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Mushroom Legalization in Pennsylvania

Steven Hoenstine May 10, 2022 On March 16, 2022, Pennsylvania State Representative Tracy Pennycuick, a Republican representing parts of Montgomery...
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Attorney General Affirms Cole Memo

Micah Bucy May 6, 2022 Last week (April 26th), in a very brief exchange before a Senate Appropriations Subcommittee, Attorney...
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Smell of Marijuana as Sole Probable Cause for Warrantless Vehicle Search

By Bella-Serefina Nystrom The Pennsylvania Supreme Court case, Commonwealth v. Barr, 2021 WL 6136363 (Pa. Dec. 29, 2021), considers the...
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