Bonkers Thus Far: The Impact of Minnesota’s New THC Law

A Q&A with Jason Tarasek, a cannabis lawyer who helped launch the bill, reflects on its unlikely passage and what it means for the future

Super Lawyers online-exclusiveBy Carly Nairn on August 18, 2022

Super Lawyers: First off, can you just give me a brief synopsis of the new Minnesota law that went into effect July 1, and how it came to pass?

Minnesota hemp edibles law ushers in new rivals, upends marijuana market

Minnesota’s two medical marijuana providers suddenly face droves of new rivals thanks to a groundbreaking state law that allows the sale of intoxicating hemp-derived THC edibles in mainstream retail outlets such as grocery and convenience stores.

Ask us anything about Minnesota’s new THC edibles law

MPR News host Angela Davis spoke with two lawyers who specialize in cannabis law about Minnesota’s new law, how it compares to cannabis laws in other states and what all this means for Minnesotans.

How did THC-infused edibles and beverages become legal in Minnesota?

Jason Tarasek stopped by “Drivetime with DeRusha” on NewsTalk 830 WCCO to discuss the new law.

THC-infused edibles and beverages are now legal in Minnesota. Jason Taresek, founder of MN Cannabis Law joined Jason to talk details.