The Daily Illini

Doctors putting medical cannabis at risk in Illinois

Doctors putting medical cannabis at risk in Illinois

By Joseph Longo, Assistant news editor

May 27, 2016

A new medical cannabis dispensary recently opened in Champaign. However, there is one thing they might be missing: patients. Phoenix Botanical, at 1704 S. Neil Street Linn St, is the first medical cannabis dispensary in the Champaign-Urbana area. But an underappreciated medical cannabis program in...

First medical cannabis dispensary in Champaign ready for business

By Joseph Longo, Assistant News Editor

May 27, 2016

The first medical cannabis dispensary in Champaign, Phoenix Botanical, officially opened Monday, May 2.  The dispensary located at 1704 S. Neil St. previously hosted a soft opening Friday, April 29 by appointment only. For Dan Linn, manager of Phoenix Botanical, the soft opening allowed h...