Illinois

Illinois Approves Its First Adult-Use Marijuana Consumption Lounge

Springfield City Council approves a marijuana consumption lounge, a crucial piece to the legalization puzzle.

Jim Belushi Is Launching a Blues Brothers Cannabis Brand in Illinois

He's an Illinois native who has been growing pot in Oregon. Not that Illinois legalized he's bringing what he's learned back home.

Cannabiz Countdown: Illinois Legalizes Adult-Use Marijuana (60-Second Video)

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Illinois Is Now the 11th State to Legalize Adult-Use Marijuana -- $2B Market Projected

The legalization measure contains social equity provisions activists believe could be a national model.

How Illinois Became the Only State to Legalize Weed Sales Without a Referendum

Illinois lawmakers managed to pass a bill because they dealt upfront with tough social justice issues.

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Illinois to Become 11th State to Legalize Adult-Use Marijuana

The drive to legalize has stalled in New Jersey and New York but has surged forward in Illinois.