Cannabis News Box

https://betterwyo.org/2019/02/14/wyoming-senate-committee-advances-hemp-cbd-legalization-bill/

Indian Tribe slams feds for discriminating against tribal medical cannabis patient after his garden is raided

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial November 30, 2021

Since the U.S. federal government has adopted a laid-back approach to cannabis enforcement in states that have opted to legalize the plant, it came as quite a shock when the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA)...

https://www.dreamstime.com/illustration/south-dakota.html

First medical cannabis card awarded in South Dakota, where tribal nations welcome budding industry

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial November 30, 2021

On November 18, the first medical cannabis patient cards in South Dakota were printed, with the first going to a resident of Day County. The resident received his card in accordance with codified law...

Pictured: Members of the Kahnawake Tribe attend a yearly powwow

American Indian tribes are capitalizing on the hemp and cannabis industries

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial November 11, 2021

Collaborations between American Indian tribal communities and cannabis companies are heating up. Up-and-coming partnerships are helping to dismantle the lingering tension that has long-been preventing...

https://www.srmt-nsn.gov/news/2021/what-legalization-of-adult-use-marijuana-means-for-akwesasne

New York tribe welcomes applications for recreational cannabis retail licenses

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial September 29, 2021

The Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe has become the first in New York to accept applications for adult-use cannabis retail licenses. According to leaders of the Native American tribe, which is also referred to...

Sioux Falls and Lincoln County tribal nations approve joint zoning regulations for medical cannabis

Sioux Falls and Lincoln County tribal nations approve joint zoning regulations for medical cannabis

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial September 1, 2021

More tribal Nations across the United States are implementing legal Congress laws. The most recent tribes to approve regulations are the Sioux Falls City Council and Lincoln County Commission.  On...

https://www.ganjapreneur.com/topic/acreage-holdings/

Tilt Holdings will collaborate with New York tribe to establish cannabis company

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial September 1, 2021

Massachusetts-headquartered Tilt Holdings and the Long Island, New York-based Shinnecock Indian Nation are teaming up to form a vertically-integrated cannabis company. According to an official news...

https://slate.com/news-and-politics/2015/10/cherokee-blood-why-do-so-many-americans-believe-they-have-cherokee-ancestry.html

Medical cannabis legalized by Native American tribe in North Carolina

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial August 15, 2021

One of the most well-known and respected tribes in North Carolina has voted to start selling medical cannabis.  The tribal government of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians, which is renowned for...

https://www.standard-freeholder.com/news/local-news/st-regis-mohawk-tribe-opens-applications-for-cannabis-growers-retailers

Saint Regis becomes first New York tribe to legalize recreational cannabis sales

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial July 26, 2021

A New York Native American tribe has announced that legal sales of recreational cannabis are slated to begin “soon”.  The "St. Regis Mohawk Reservation" – a Mohawk Indian reservation in Franklin...

Gov. Noem discusses legal issues surrounding the States new tribal medical cannabis programs

Gov. Noem discusses legal issues surrounding the State’s new tribal medical cannabis programs

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial July 5, 2021

On June 25, the Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe revealed its plans to start distributing patient licenses as part of its medical cannabis program. This federally recognized tribe of Santee Dakota people launched...

Lume Cannabis Co. begins adult-use cannabis sales on tribal land

Lume Cannabis Co. begins adult-use cannabis sales on tribal land

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial February 11, 2021

Lume Cannabis Co., a company that prides itself on selling locally-grown and hand-trimmed weed, has launched an adult-use sales partnership with the Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians.  Since...

https://rapidcityjournal.com/news/latest/pine-ridge-indian-reservation-home-of-the-oglala-sioux-tribe/article_88852e26-25f5-591a-a650-16b02dc58e3f.html

Oglala Sioux Tribe successfully votes on laws to establish legal cannabis market

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial November 15, 2020

The legal cannabis movement is spreading in the direction of tribal lands, with the most recent law adoption taking place in South Dakota’s Pine Ridge Reservation. A successful vote by members of the...

Michigans largest vertically integrated cannabis operator partners with Upper Peninsula tribe

Michigan’s largest vertically integrated cannabis operator partners with Upper Peninsula tribe

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial August 10, 2020

An historic moment occurred this July, when the largest vertically-integrated cannabis operator in Michigan confirmed a joint partnership with an Upper Peninsula tribe.  Located on the St. Marys River,...

Load More Stories
Activate Search
Tribal Nations