Month: July 2018

MARIJUANA BANKING AMENDMENT TABLED BY U.S. SENATORS

July 2, 2018

In a 21-10 vote, the U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee shot down an amendment that would have lent support to the cannabis industry’s need for banking resources. This latest move comes just a week after the committee approved protections for the medical marijuana industry that shielded businesses from U.S. Department of Justice prosecution.   This amendment, part…