ASA Launches 2022 Vote Medical Marijuana Guide

| October 24, 2022 |

2022 Voter Guide Provides Information on how Elected Officials have Voted on Cannabis Policy For Immediate Release: October 24, 2022                          Contact: Abbey Roudebush [email protected] (202) 921-6649 Washington, DC – Today, Americans for Safe Access (ASA), a national...

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California Cannabis Stakeholders Join Together to Address Patient Needs

| April 18, 2022 |

Americans for Safe Access Announces New Agenda for California with New Advisory Group focusing on Improved Patient Access, Affordability, Equity, Product Safety and more WASHINGTON, DC – Americans for Safe Access (ASA) announces the creation of The ASA California Advisory Committee...

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Industry Organizations Weigh in on Cannabis Trademark Issues Fighting for Consumer Safety

| March 08, 2022 |

Americans for Safe Access and the International Cannabis Bar Association File Amicus Brief Regarding Joy Tea, LLC.  Washington DC-- Americans for Safe Access (ASA) and the International Cannabis Bar Association (INCBA) filed an Amicus Brief arguing that through the United...

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Nation’s Largest Medical Cannabis Patient Organization Releases Report on Efficacy of State Medical Cannabis Laws

| February 23, 2022 |

Americans for Safe Access Grades States on Patient Access, Affordability, Equity, Product Safety and More WASHINGTON, DC — Today, Americans for Safe Access (ASA) unveiled their annual report, “2021 State of the States Report: An Analysis of Medical Cannabis Access in...

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National Medical Cannabis Patient Advocacy Group Dissatisfied with Inadequate Medical Cannabis Law in Mississippi

| February 03, 2022 |

Mississippi Fails to Protect Patients and Provide for Equal Access Washington, DC - On February 2, 2022, Governor Tate Reeves signed into law SB 2095, making Mississippi the 37th state to adopt medical cannabis laws. The adoption of these laws...

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Medical Cannabis Watchdog Group Launches Campaign to Implement Ryan’s Law

| December 21, 2021 |

Provides Healthcare Facilities Tools to Implement, Patients and Physicians Tools to Utilize Washington, DC -- Today, Americans for Safe Access (ASA)  alerted all healthcare facilities in California that SB311 or “Ryan’s Law” will go into effect on January 1, 2022...

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National Medical Cannabis Organization Strengthens Capitol Hill Efforts

| November 02, 2021 |

Washington, DC -- Americans for Safe Access (ASA) is pleased to announce the hiring of Abbey Roudebush, Esq. as the organization’s new director of Government Affairs. 

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ASA’s PFC Program Training Approved for Illinois Dispensaries as Part of Responsible Vendor Program

| October 06, 2021 |

Washington, DC —  Americans for Safe Access’ PFC program has been approved by the Illinois Department of Finance and Professional Regulation (IDFPR) as part of the Responsible Vendor Program. All owners, managers, and employees of dispensaries in Illinois are required...

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Americans for Safe Access Applauds Passage of MORE Act in House Judiciary Committee

| September 30, 2021 |

Washington, DC -- Americans for Safe Access (ASA) applauds the passage of H.R. 3617, the Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and Expungement Act (MORE Act), in the House Judiciary Committee today. In December 2020, the MORE Act was passed on the full...

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Americans for Safe Access and CannaKeys Partner Together to Bring Cannabis Research to Patients, Healthcare Professionals, and Policy Makers

| September 01, 2021 |

Washington, DC - Americans for Safe Access (ASA) and CannaKeys are partnering together to help broaden access to cannabis research and demystify the science of cannabis to support improved patient outcomes. As part of this partnership, all ASA members will...

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