Los Angeles recreational marijuana sales could begin any day

Published: Jan 16, 2018, 4:58 pm • Updated: Jan 16, 2018, 4:58 pm By The Cannifornian, The Cannabist Staff It may not be long now before the first legal recreational marijuana shops begin operating in Los Angeles. City officials last Friday started issuing temporary approvals to cannabis businesses, which allows…

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Los Angeles cannabis businesses concerned regs will shut them down

Published: Oct 10, 2017, 12:21 pm • Updated: Oct 10, 2017, 12:25 pm By Robin Abcarian, Los Angeles Times Like countless Californians in the last few years, Roberta Koz Wilson and her brother Jeff saw the coming revolution in cannabis and decided they wanted a piece of it. Or in…

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Marijuana industry reps to Los Angeles: Don’t shut us down

Published: Sep 28, 2017, 8:48 am • Updated: Sep 28, 2017, 8:48 am By Elizabeth Chou, Los Angeles Daily News A Los Angeles City Council committee on Monday signed off on draft rules for licensing marijuana businesses, but many industry groups are still far from satisfied with the latest regulation…

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Los Angeles races to get ready to be biggest legal marijuana market in world

Published: Sep 18, 2017, 2:51 pm • Updated: Sep 18, 2017, 2:51 pm By Elizabeth Chou, The Cannifornian With the cannabis industry set to be legalized in California at the start of next year, the pressure is on for Los Angeles, as some anticipate that the city will be among…

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Los Angeles’ new cannabis czar for ‘new era’ is longtime legalization activist

Published: Aug 18, 2017, 8:20 am • Updated: Aug 18, 2017, 8:38 am By Elizabeth Chou, The Cannifornian An active and prominent supporter of the campaign to legalize recreational-use cannabis in California will head up the Los Angeles agency tasked with regulating the local marijuana industry. Cat Packer, a nominee…

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