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State Residency Rules Up in Smoke as Cannabis Industry Grows

Nov 05, 2021

State residency requirements for cannabis businesses are in jeopardy following some successful challenges on constitutional grounds.  As seen in Westlaw today, Joseph Cioffi, Nicole Serratore and Anna Pinna's article, “State residency rules up in smoke as cannabis industry grows,” discuss how courts have relied on the dormant Commerce Clause of the US Constitution to strike down certain ordinances and regulations.