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If you have been arrested for driving under the influence of cannabis in Illinois, you need to contact an Illinois cannabis DUI attorney as soon as possible.  In fact, our offices have received calls from possible clients while the police officer approached their vehicle about a possible DUI arrest.  A knowledgeable and experienced lawyer in this field can help protect your rights and ensure that your case progresses properly through the legal system.
A cannabis DUI lawyer can provide experienced and informed legal guidance that covers all aspects of a cannabis DUI. From evaluating the evidence against you about the
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Are you an ambitious entrepreneur looking to get involved in the cannabis industry? If you live in Minnesota,  your chance is coming soon. The state has recently introduced a bill that is moving fast through the legislature, with a chance to pass in 2023. 
With an application process that can seem overwhelming at first glance, it’s important to know what all requirements must be met before submitting the completed package. In this blog post, we will discuss How to Apply for A Cannabis Retailer License in Minnesota!
How to Apply for A Cannabis Dispensary License in Minnesota
If you
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Ready to open a medical cannabis dispensary in Texas? You must first complete the complex Texas dispensary License Application. The Lone Star State lawmakers just recently passed legislation (House Bill 1365) that will allow the sale of medicinal marijuana. But getting your Texas dispensary license is no easy feat – not only do you have to meet certain qualifications, but you’ll also have to fill out and submit a lengthy application as well. Luckily, we’ve got all the information needed for entrepreneurs who are interested in pursuing this opportunity. Follow this guide to ensure a successful Texas Dispensary License Application
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Soon a Washington Social Equity Cannabis License Application will be released to the public. The Washington State Legislature passed E2SHB 2870, which established a cannabis social equity program. The Social Equity in Cannabis Task Force will develop policies and recommendations to improve social equity in the cannabis industry licensing process as part of the program. This bill creates a new status of “social equity applicant” for marijuana retailer licenses. The Liquor and Cannabis Board (LCB) gives priority to social equity applicants who have “social equity plans” for available marijuana retailer licenses, including up to 34 licenses that are subject to
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Illinois Cannabis Dispensary Lottery 2023
In order to get a dispensary in Illinois in 2023, you will need to apply on time and meet a few qualifications. You must be social equity as defined under new regulations. If you cannot meet the requirements of social equity you can not play the lottery to win one of 55 new Illinois cannabis dispensary licenses being awarded in 2023.  We will explain how to qualify for eligibility and provide help to those hopefuls that want to open a dispensary in IL.  Contact our offices for help getting into the lottery, or after you
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What are Missouri Marijuana Microbusiness Licenses?
Starting in 2023, people over the age of 21 in Missouri may apply for a license to cultivate, manufacture, and dispensary marijuana products as a Marijuana microbusiness. In order to apply for a microbusiness license, you must be eligible under the law to obtain either the Microbusiness Dispensary License, or the Microbusiness Wholesale License.  The Microbusiness Wholesale license can cultivate and manufacture marijuana products and sell them to another Microbusiness Dispensary License.  The Microbusiness Dispensary license can buy marijuana from Microbusiness Wholesalers and retail them at their locations.  Contact our offices for help finding
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What is a social equity joint venture?
Connecticut defines a Equity Joint Venture (EVJ) as a business entity, partnering with a licensed producer, DIA cultivator or dispensary facility, that is at least 50 percent owned and controlled by an individual or individuals who:

  • Had an average household income of less than 300 percent of, or three times, the state median household income over the last 3 tax years

AND, either


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It can be difficult to obtain a loan for your cannabis business. The industry is still relatively new and because of the legal landscape, many banks and traditional lenders are hesitant to work with cannabis companies. However, there are some options available for those looking to finance their cannabis business. In this article, we’ll explore a few ways to get funding for your cannabis company.
The cannabis industry is growing rapidly as more and more states legalize the use of marijuana. This presents a unique opportunity for entrepreneurs who are looking to start their own business in this burgeoning industry.
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When you’re starting a cannabis company, one of the most important things you’ll need to figure out is how to raise funds. This can be a daunting task, but it’s essential to your success. In this article, we’ll discuss the different ways you can go about getting funding for your business. We’ll also look at some of the pros and cons of each method so that you can make an informed decision about which one is right for you. So read on and learn everything you need to know about how to raise money for your cannabis company!
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New York Conditional Adult use Retail Dispensary (CAURD) License
150 CAURD licenses for qualified Justice Involved applicants will be issued in New York by the Office of Cannabis Management.  These dispensary licenses are going to be awarded only to eligible individuals pursuant to Section 116 of the rules.  These are the only New York dispensaries issued in 2022. 
What documents will I need to apply for a CAURD license?
The application will ask for information about the applicant and all “true parties of interest” in the applicant.
True parties of interest include persons:


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How much does a cultivation facility make?
If you are an entrepreneur with your sights set on the cannabis industry, you might wonder how much money you can earn as a cultivation facility owner. The market has sustained growth, and growers’ profits are also increasing. Likewise, growing facilities are becoming one of the most reliable and profitable sources of income in the cannabis industry.
A cannabis grower is a facility specialized in cultivating marijuana (whether indoors or outdoors) to supply the cannabis industry.
It is always important to remember that everything in this industry starts with cultivation: the entire niche
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How much does a dispensary make (and the best 5 states to start yours)
If you’re an entrepreneur with your sights set on the cannabis industry, you’re likely wondering how much money you can make with a dispensary. The market has sustained growth, and dispensary profits are also increasing while becoming the most reliable and profitable source of income in the marijuana niche.
As the cannabis industry continues to grow in the United States, more entrepreneurs and marijuana enthusiasts are looking to open their dispensaries. While this is the most trusted and public-centric type of business, how much profit can it
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How much dispensaries make (and the best 5 states to start yours)
If you’re an entrepreneur with your sights set on the cannabis industry, you’re likely wondering how much money you can make with a dispensary. The market has sustained growth, and dispensary profits are also increasing while becoming the most reliable and profitable source of income in the marijuana niche.
As the cannabis industry continues to grow in the United States, more entrepreneurs and marijuana enthusiasts are looking to open their dispensaries. While this is the most trusted and public-centric type of business, how much profit can it generate?
Before
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How much does a dispensary make? (and the best 5 states to start yours)
If you’re an entrepreneur with your sights set on the cannabis industry, you’re likely wondering how much money you can make with a dispensary. The market has sustained growth, and dispensary profits are also increasing while becoming the most reliable and profitable source of income in the marijuana niche.
As the cannabis industry continues to grow in the United States, more entrepreneurs and marijuana enthusiasts are looking to open their dispensaries. While this is the most trusted and public-centric type of business, is a dispensary profitable?
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Alabama Cannabis Secure Transporter License 2022
The Alabama Secure Transporter License is one of the main licenses Alabama will issue, since the state legalized the medical cannabis industry in 2021, and the licensing process is due September 2022. In this post, we will explain what this license is about, how to apply for one, and the considerations of getting one.
If you’re looking for a new business opportunity in the Alabama cannabis industry, becoming a transporter might be the right call for you. The state legalized medical cannabis back in 2021, and the cannabis business licensing will start in
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Alabama Integrated Facility License 2022
Alabama is the 36th state to legalize medical marijuana, and in September the state will start receiving applications and issuing cannabis business licenses. This post will explain what an Integrated Facility License is, how to apply for it, fees, and requirements.
Back in February of 2021, Alabama’s government legalized medical cannabis, making it the 36th state to do so. Then last May, Governor Kay Ivey signed the Alabama medical marijuana legalization bill. This opened Alabama to the cannabis industry.
One of the licenses you may apply for in Alabama is known as the Integrated
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