Investment Firm Fights to Make Sure Urban Community Gets Piece of Cannabis Action
LaQuay Laun Juel is passionate about making sure the urban African-American community gets a fair shot at profiting from the cannabis industry for one simple reason: It already is.
Juel, speaking at ROI-NJ’s recent interactive panel discussion, “The State of Cannabis II: Understanding the Logistics of Cannabis,” said the community is an active participant when it comes to distribution and use.
“The language in Sen. (Nicholas) Scutari’s bill was very light when it came to minority participation, and considering the amount of damage that has been done by the war on drugs on our community, and the Latino community, for us not to participate is unacceptable,” he said.
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