New Analysis Shows Tax Revenue From Cannabis In The Billions

States that have legalized adult-use marijuana sales have seen billions of dollars in fresh tax revenue from cannabis, according to a new study. The recently published research, which comes courtesy of the Marijuana Policy Project, found that, as of this month, “states reported a combined total of $ 7.9 billion…

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What are Michigan Cities Spending Their Cut of Marijuana Tax Revenue On?

Barton Morris, attorney and founder of the Cannabis Legal Group based in Michigan, wonders if all the money is going where it needs to be. “In the past 50 years African Americans have been 3.3 times more likely to be prosecuted and arrested and convicted of marijuana-related offenses, and now,…

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Evanston, Illinois To Fund Reparations To Black Community With Cannabis Tax Revenue

A Chicagoland suburb is set to initiate a historic reparations program that will be funded through revenue generated from the marijuana sales tax. Officials in Evanston, Illinois on Monday “approved the first expenditures in the city’s landmark municipal reparations program designed to compensate Black residents for codified discrimination,” according to…

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That’s Just Wrong – Towns that Ban Cannabis Businesses Still Get Marijuana Tax Revenue from the State

Why does the idea of towns that ban marijuana companies and still get weed tax revenue seems so wrong? The old testament says an “eye for an eye” and “an honest wage for an honest day’s work”, or something along those lines.  So whyis it that when we hear that towns…

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Oregon County Files Complaint Against The State For Not Receiving The Marijuana Tax Revenue Fund

Deschutes county in #Oregon has filed a #complaint against the state because it did not receive anything from the marijuana #tax #revenue #fund. The Oregon #Liquor Control Commission had said counties only receive this #tax #revenue if all legal #marijuana activity is allowed, however the county put a stoppage on…

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