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West Virginia Tribes in the Cannabis Industry

Medical Cannabis is Legal in West Virginia

Medical cannabis was legalized in 2017 for specific chronic medical conditions. Recreational use of marijuana is illegal, and possession is a criminal misdemeanor.

News Updates

News Congress May Block DOJ Prosecution of Medical Marijuana in 2-Year Budget
2018.02.10 - A budget deal may block the DOJ from money needed to enforce anti-cannabis laws in states that has voter approval for medical marijuana ... Read more
News U.S. Justice Dept Rescinds All Obama Marijuana Policies 01.04.2018 - The DOJ today rescinded all cannabis policies of the Obama Administration that allowed states to decide their own laws on recreational and medical cannabis. ... Read more

West Virginia's Federally-Recognized Tribes

There are no federally recognized tribes in West Virginia.

For a complete list of West Virginia tribes and their locations, see our page about West Virginia Tribes.

Cannabis Opportunities for West Virginia Tribes

With no federally-recognized tribes, there are no cannabis opportunities for American Indian tribes in West Virginia.