Cannabis Banking: A Festering Sore in the Side of Reform

cannabis and the banking sector

Banking for the cannabis sector is one of the ongoing battles about reform that will not go away. In fact, besides scientific evidence of medical efficacy, banking is the other big issue behind legalization at the federal level. Further, as the industry expands (marijuana is now legal for some purpose in 44 states), it never […]

Cannabis and the U.S. Banking Sector

Cannabis and the Banking Sector

So far, at least in the United States, there is one aspect of reform which has remained stubbornly left behind in the world of prohibition – and that is where cannabis crosses into all things banking. The hangover from the Drug War includes stiff penalties and creates a still difficult to navigate space when it […]