While much attention is given to California’s Prop 64 legalization initiative, less is known about the 62 city and county measures coming up for a vote that affect marijuana taxes, regulations, and bans throughout the state. California NORML’s Ellen Komp joins us to discuss some of the highlights and lowlights of the various local votes.
The Marijuana Policy Project sent out the following message today in commemoration of the historic day in California: Starting today, January 1, 2018, Californians and visitors may begin legally purchasing marijuana at licensed retailers! This is a historic moment, coming less than 14 months after voters adopted Proposition 64, which legalized […]
The Guru of Ganja, Ed Rosenthal, appeared at the 3rd Annual International Cannabis Business Conference. Mr. Rosenthal is one of the world’s most-renown cannabis cultivators and is always outspoken on the issue of marijuana. Mr. Rosenthal sat down with me to discuss the rollout of California’s new medical and adult-use […]
Last week I reported the California legislature was meeting in special session, and that one of the measures moving forward included a somewhat strict prohibition on cannabis branding and labeling. As legalization moves forward and states invent new regulatory frameworks, we seem to be doing a bit of a balancing […]