Cannabis Industry Daily News

The Nevada secretary of state’s office is reviewing allegations made by a former MedMen Enterprises executive that the cannabis company’s co-founders made illegal campaign donations to Democratic Gov. Steve Sioslak. The allegations by former MedMen Chief Financial Officer James Parker were contained in a January 2019 lawsuit filed in California and were made public by Politico. Wayne Thorley, deputy secretary of state for elections, wrote in an email that the office “only recently became aware Read More

Ethos Cannabis and Jefferson University Launch Their First Studies Under Pennsylvania’s Medical Cannabis Research Program

Ethos Cannabis and the Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University have launched their first studies under Pennsylvania’s medical cannabis research program.Pennsylvania’s 2016 medical cannabis law allows medical cannabis operators to seek “clinical registrant” licenses to partner with one of the state’s medical schools, called “academic clinical research centers,” to orchestrate patient-facing clinical studies into the benefits of medical cannabis.RELATED: Pennsylvania Launches Medical Marijuana Research Program“The medical schools cannot physically touch the plant, but Read More