The Rohrabacher-Blumenauer amendment which protects state legal MED businesses from federal prosecution was extended until March 23
as part of the budget deal. It’s the eighth time the amendment has been extended.
Republicans blocked an amendment
from Congressman Jared Polis (D-Colo.) which would have prevented federal prosecution of state-legal cannabis businesses.
Tiny Lesotho became the first African nation
to legalize cultivation. American company Corix Bioscience stands to benefit.