News

Cresco Labs to Begin Trading on the CSE with Symbol CL on December 3rd
647 700 admin

CHICAGO, Nov. 30, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Cresco Labs Inc. (the “Company” or “Cresco”), formerly Randsburg International Gold Corp., is pleased to announce that its business combination with Cresco Labs, LLC (the “Business Combination”) has been completed and that its subordinate voting shares (the “Subordinate Voting Shares”) have been approved for listing on the Canadian…

read more
CRESCO LABS EXPANDS ARIZONA FOOTPRINT WITH ACQUISITION OF CULTIVATION, PROCESSING AND DISPENSARY ASSETS
960 641 admin

(Chicago, IL) – October 29, 2018 – Cresco Labs, one of the largest multi-state vertically integrated cannabis operators in the United States, today announced its acquisition of licenses and assets in the state of Arizona. This marks Cresco Labs’ second acquisition in Arizona, adding two cultivation facilities, one processing facility and one dispensary to a…

read more
CRESCO LABS EXPANDS ITS ILLINOIS FOOTPRINT WITH PROSPECTIVE ACQUISITION OF CHICAGO-AREA DISPENSARY
1024 576 admin

(Chicago, IL) – October 29, 2018 – Cresco Labs, one of the largest vertically integrated multi-state cannabis operators in the United States, today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire FloraMedex, a premier Illinois medical cannabis dispensary located in the Chicago suburb of Elmwood Park. This will be Cresco Labs’ third acquisition…

read more
Help Support The Fight To Add More Approved Medical Conditions
800 800 Mark Francis

The State of Illinois is refusing to expand the list of approved medical conditions for access to medical cannabis because they “are not going to expand the program at this time”. That is not a valid reason to deny a person access to state-legalized medicine. Putting secondary agendas ahead of the pain and suffering of…

read more
Federal Appeals Court Reaffirms Ban On Federal Prosecutions Of State-Legal Cannabis
800 600 Mark Francis

Chalk Up Another Win For The Medical Cannabis Movement! Yesterday a three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit ruled that the Federal Department of Justice (DOJ) cannot prosecute individuals who stay within compliance with state-level cannabis laws. This ruling is very significant because the DOJ was previously misinterpreting the Rohrabacher-Farr…

read more
Illinois May See Chronic Postoperative Pain Added To Approved Conditions
800 533 Mark Francis

Illinois residents may soon see a new condition added to the list of approved conditions for medical cannabis. Chronic postoperative pain (C-POP) just got sent down the same path as migraines by Cook County Circuit Court Judge Neil Cohen. Unlike irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), which was directed to be heard a second time by the…

read more
The DEA Says No To Re-Scheduling Cannabis – And Why That’s Insane
800 538 Mark Francis

There are sources from the DEA who are saying that the organization is going to release their official response to the request to reschedule cannabis today. They are reported saying they will keep cannabis at Schedule I, but allow more universities (there has only been one single one up to now) to grow the plant…

read more
This Year’s Oregon State Fair Has Live Cannabis Plants
800 533 Mark Francis

No summer is complete without a trip to the State Fair! This year Oregon residents will have a new reason to look forward to the fair, where this year’s slogan is “Here Comes the Fun”. The top nine cannabis plants selected during the first phase of competition will be presented at the Oregon State Fair…

read more
Three Year Annivesary Of Illinois’ Medical Cannabis Pilot Program – Look How Far We’ve Come!
800 533 Mark Francis

The path to happiness is not having what you want, but wanting (or at least being grateful for) what you have already. Illinois residents have a lot to be grateful for with regards to cannabis! In addition to the three year anniversary of the medical cannabis pilot program, this past Friday Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner…

read more
Judge Rules IBS Gets A Second Chance To Be Added To Approved List
800 533 Mark Francis

Yesterday yet another Cook County judge ordered Nirav D. Shah to go back a few spaces in the boardgame that is the path to add new approved conditions for medical cannabis in Illinois. Circuit Judge Anna Helen Demacopoulos ruled Shah violated procedural due process rights of the individual, identified only as John Doe in the…

read more