A quick roundup of some of the latest news for the Virginia cannabis industry and beyond for the week of February 13, 2022 …
Situations like those discussed in this article are at the foundation of what CannaBizVA aims to prevent. Our members and advocates are hard at work on this topic as we speak. Please continue to educate yourself on the situation as well as contacting your elected officials to do the same.
Banking continues to be a huge challenge for the industry, and here’s hoping this is at least a step in the right direction.
It is a strong desire of CannaBizVA to champion social equity in the cannabis industry in Virginia through our lobbying and networking efforts. Limited-license marijuana markets have not helped this cause in other states, and we have hopes that Virginia will not embark on this same path.
While this is based out of Oregon, it is still encouraging to see the stigma lifting within our medical communities, especially for veterans who have been unable to discuss cannabis treatments with their doctors.
Virginia Minority Cannabis Coalition Executive Director Paul McLean discusses the program with CannabisRadio.com