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Medical cannabis dispensaries in Illinois extend hours of operation

Medical cannabis dispensaries in Illinois extend hours of operation

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

February 28, 2020

The ever-expanding market for legal cannabis in Illinois is causing dispensary staff to work longer hours. Since adult-use sales started on January 1, 2020 – following the enactment of the Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act – an influx of customers have poured through the doors of state-licensed stor...

Medical cannabis patients are concerned about cannabis shortage in Illinois

Medical cannabis patients are concerned about cannabis shortage in Illinois

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

January 30, 2020

Cannabis has been legal in Illinois for the best part of a month, but medical cannabis patients in the Rockford area are concerned about supply shortages affecting their ability to obtain medication. During the initial week of legal sales, cashiers statewide recorded a combined $10.8 million. The...

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