Winners And Losers In Illinois’s Cannabis License Lottery

Did Illinois’ marijuana license lottery boost minority ownership in white-dominated industry? What’s next for social equity lottery winners?

America’s Next Generation Of Legal Marijuana: New State Laws Focus On Racial Equity
America’s Next Generation Of Legal Marijuana: New State Laws Focus On Racial Equity

Winners And Losers In Illinois’s Cannabis License Lottery

Did Illinois’ marijuana license lottery boost minority ownership in white-dominated industry? What’s next for social equity lottery winners?

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It’s high times for the winners of Illinois’ recent marijuana license lottery. A former TV anchor and state senator scored big, but did social equity applicants come out ahead?

Reset talks to a social equity marijuana license winner.

GUESTS: Willie JR Fleming, founder Hemp for Hoods, social equity marijuana license winner

State Rep. La Shawn Ford (D-Chicago)