Illinois Bar Journal

Articles on Cannabis

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?

Legalization of recreational cannabis useĀ 

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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