Social Equity In Cannabis


  • Social Equity Programs (SEPs) are focused initiatives designed to address inequality in the national cannabis market.

  • A reported 70% of Americans believe smoking cannabis to be “morally acceptable.”

  • In 2018, 663,367 people were arrested for marijuana violations — about one per every 48 seconds.

  • Black people are 3.6x more likely than are whites to be arrested for marijuana possession.