Illinois Bar Journal

Articles on Cannabis

Some tied cannabis dispensary license applicants will be eliminated from consideration

November
2020
Illinois Law Update
, Page 18
The Department of Financial and Professional Regulation adopted a new Part titled Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act, addressing the process to be implemented when ties exist for the last cannabis licenses available in a particular Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) region.

What’s That Smell?

By Emily L. Fitch & Brenda M. (Duke) Mathis
October
2020
Article
, Page 40
An overview of the Cannabis Regulation and Taxation Act.

Cannabis business assistance program

August
2020
Illinois Law Update
, Page 14
The Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity adopted a rule implementing provisions of the Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act (410 ILCS 705).

Too High to Drive?

By Larry A. Davis
July
2020
Article
, Page 26
How does cannabis legalization alter Illinois DUI law?

To See, to Smell, to Search, and Not to Yield

By Rhys Saunders
May
2020
LawPulse
, Page 10
The Illinois Supreme Court delivers opinion on cannabis-based search.

Ready or Not, Cannabis Is Here

By Ed Finkel
January
2020
Cover Story
, Page 24
Will unresolved issues spell trouble for legalized recreational cannabis in Illinois?
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Legalization of recreational cannabis use 

October
2019
Illinois Law Update
, Page 14
The Illinois General Assembly enacted the Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act to legalize the recreational use of cannabis.

Ending on a High Note

By Ashley Brandt
July
2019
LawPulse
, Page 10
The Illinois General Assembly votes to legalize cannabis on the last regular day of its spring session.

A Doobious Dilemma

By Rhys Saunders
January
2019
LawPulse
, Page 10
Should Illinois legalize recreational marijuana, an amendment to the Illinois Rules of Professional Conduct adopted in 2016 may already provide cover for attorneys who counsel clients engaged in pot-related ventures.

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