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Massachusetts cannabis RICO case settled out of court for ‘substantial’ amount

Massachusetts cannabis RICO case settled out of court for ‘substantial’ amount

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

March 28, 2019


Filed under Medical cannabis

A racketeering lawsuit against a Massachusetts-based cannabis shop was recently dismissed. However, the triumph did not occur without a hefty fee. While the value of the settled RICO case was not disclosed, it was said to be a “substantial” figure, of which was agreed on by both parties in a confidential out-o...

U.S. government sued by Seattle law firm over cannabis industry border bans

U.S. government sued by Seattle law firm over cannabis industry border bans

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

March 25, 2019


Filed under News

A law firm in Washington State is hoping to get “immediate” access to important records that explain why certain foreign nationals, especially Canadians, are being turned away at the border because of their cannabis industry involvement. The U.S. government is being sued by Seattle-based Davis Wright ...

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