March 03, 2021 Did You Know?

Legal Cannabis in Review: 2020

By Lisa L. Pittman

The mainstream acceptance of cannabis legalization continued its upward trajectory in 2020, with over two-thirds of Americans supporting legalization and only 8 percent believing it should be illegal. The American Bar Association has been tracking this trend. TIPS initiated a Cannabis Law & Policy Committee, which held a two-day CLE in 2019 to educate on the many traditional practice facets that legalization implicates. The Committee also drafted several resolutions to alleviate obstacles cannabis businesses face due to federal illegality, such as banking, being advised by an attorney, and social justice issues.

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