ILLINOIS: They must disclose their finances.
They must provide real-time video from security cameras.
They must draw diagrams of the production models.
On Monday, the Illinois Department of Agriculture will start taking permit applications from would-be growers and sellers. Those vying for one of the 21 cultivation or 60 retail licenses are rushing to meet the state’s requirements — considered the toughest in the nation — before the Sept. 22 deadline.