Illinois Issues Another Round Of Pot Craft Grow Licenses

Illinois is issuing another round of marijuana craft grow licenses. The state Department of Agriculture awarded 48 licenses yesterday. Of the new licenses, 42-percent are majority Black-owned, 36-percent are majority White-owned, and eight-percent are majority Hispanic-Owned. As of yesterday, the Department of Agriculture has awarded a total of 341 adult use cannabis licenses for craft growers, infusers, and transporters under the Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act.