• Mazo v. Merritt

    No. 18-cv-00831-RBJ (D. Colo. 2019)Failure to plead RICO continuity requirement led to dismissal of state and federal counterclaims alleging that investors had looted the assets of a business engaged in selling CBD items. […]

  • Big Sky Scientific LLC v. Idaho State Police

    No. 19-00040 (D. Idaho 2019)A hemp processor is not entitled to a temporary restraining order and preliminary injunction requiring the return of its hemp shipment, where questions existed on whether the transported hemp fell within the specific requirements for “hemp” under the 2018 Farm Bill. […]

  • United States v. Campbell

    No. 17-30208 (9th Cir. 2019)The appropriations rider barring federal prosecution of individuals following state marijuana laws does not provide immunity for a caretaker not in strict compliance with Montana’s Medical Marijuana Act. […]

  • Florida Department of Health v. TropiFlora, LLC

    No. 1D17-2796 (Fla. Dist. Ct. App. 2019)A dispensary applicant’s circuit court case against the Department of Health, seeking a license and to prevent other dispensaries from receiving a license, will not be barred from moving forward in the circuit court despite the applicant’s failure to exhaust its administrative remedies where there are other remedies available for the Department of Health. […]