Cannabis Registration Requirements May Be Unenforceable

Dan TerzianSay you want to start a cannabis business. There’s likely a law requiring you to register with the government.

But can you refuse to comply with that law?

Arguably, you can. You have a Fifth Amendment right not to be forced to incriminate yourself. And registration requirements force you to identify as a person involved in activities illegal under federal law.

To read the full text of this article by Dan Terzian (originally posted in The Recorder), please visit the Duane Morris website.