Marijuana stores on the Mag Mile? Cannabis companies eye Michigan Avenue, possibly redefining ‘high street’ re – Chicago Tribune

“It is illegal under federal law to knowingly open, lease, rent, use or maintain property for the manufacturing, storing or distribution of marijuana,” employees of Chicago-based Cushman & Wakefield were told in a July email. “As such, our professionals as individuals, and Cushman & Wakefield as a corporation, can both potentially be exposed to criminal as well as civil liability.”