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How to choose the right community for your cannabis business

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This article is the second in a series called, “So you want to start a canna biz?” created in partnership with Good Tree Capital. Today, we’ll focus on picking the right place for your weed business. How to choose a place for your cannabis business in 3 steps: Determine where you’re allowed to go Learn […]

Illinois city uses weed sales tax for reparations


Evanston, Illinois, becomes the first US city to use marijuana taxes to restore the Black community The city of Evanston, IL, has committed to correcting its historical harms with reparations financed by a local tax on legal cannabis sales. Extensive study and advocacy by 5th Ward Alderwoman Robin Rue Simmons and local historian Dino Robinson […]