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Major Buzzkill: The Relationship Between Legalized Cannabis in Illinois and the U.S. Bankruptcy Code

Conflicting federal and state laws pose many interesting legal questions for Illinois and other states that have legalized recreational cannabis. In his February 2020 Illinois Bar Journal article, “Major Buzzkill,” Joe Schomberg examines one often-overlooked issue: the availability of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code to businesses engaged in, or adjacent to, the bourgeoning legalized cannabis industry. Schomberg’s article received first place in the Illinois Bar Journal’s 2020 Lincoln Award Legal Writing Contest.

Read more in the February Illinois Bar Journal

Posted on February 10, 2020 by Rhys Saunders
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