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Illinois rakes in almost $11 million during the first week of legal cannabis sales

Illinois rakes in almost $11 million during the first week of legal cannabis sales

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

January 15, 2020

Since 2020 started, more than $11 million worth of recreational cannabis has been sold in the newly-legal state of Illinois; and that's just during the first week of legal sales. This is according to the state’s Department of Financial and Professional Regulation, which has confirmed that the first o...

Illinois Governor introduces bill to legalize recreational cannabis, but opponents try to stop it

Illinois Governor introduces bill to legalize recreational cannabis, but opponents try to stop it

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

May 9, 2019

The pro-pot residents of Illinois are eagerly awaiting the results of a bill put forward by State Governor J.B Pritzker that would legalize recreational cannabis statewide. Illinois would go down in history as the 11th U.S. State to fully legalize cannabis, should Pritzker's bill be approved. The...

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