Legalizing marijuana was supposed to slow illegal activity in California. It hasn’t

The owner of a family-run cannabis farm, tucked away in a rural Riverside County community known for marijuana cultivation, says he’s paid taxes and lab tested his crops for years. At the start of this year, he thought he was well situated to join California’s newly legal recreational marijuana industry. Source: Legalizing marijuana was supposed[…]

Regulators: Pot Deliveries Can Be Made Throughout California, Even Cities That Ban Cannabis

(AP) — California regulators on Friday said marijuana deliveries can be made anywhere in the state, even in locales that ban cannabis. Law enforcement groups and the California League of Cities opposed the move, arguing that pot deliveries to places that ban cannabis erodes local government control and will increase crime in those areas. Source:[…]