The article gets a range of opinions from lawyers around the country including .Steve Schain, a senior attorney at Hoban Law Group in Pennsylvania and New Jersey.
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“Unless you’ve been in the industry for only 15 seconds, you may be ignorant to the fact that a license is not a guarantee of printing money.”
Schain emphasized he isn’t saying corruption doesn’t exist.
But he added that, in any political or business process, “the potential of pay-to-play exists. The question remains: Why is the FBI once again targeting legalized marijuana?”
FBI scrutiny of corruption in US cannabis industry welcomed by some, scorned by others