Special Report: The State of the Illinois Medical Marijuana Market

Special Report — An MJ News Network Exclusive

ILLINOIS:  January 1 marked the start of the Compassionate Use of Medical Cannabis Pilot Program, though it could be a year or more before Illinois begins to see its first medical marijuana sale. Provisional regulations have been laid out and applications for licenses to cultivate and dispense cannabis will not be issued before spring; more likely summer. Patients wishing to purchase medicine will have to wait until fall to apply for licenses that are likely to be issued in early 2015. [Read more…]