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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Monthly marijuana sales of $100 million the ‘new norm’ in Colorado

Published: Jul 13, 2017, 6:53 am • Updated: Jul 13, 2017, 10:21 am By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff May was another milestone month for Colorado cannabis sales. The $ 127.7 million of flower, edibles and concentrates sold at the state’s marijuana shops in May didn’t set a record for…

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