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Cannabis Tax Opposition Mounts

As expected, outgoing Supervisor Malia Cohen’s measure to levy a gross-receipts tax…

 

Civilized Gets Cannabis Right

Derek Riedle can remember the exact moment the idea for Civilized entered…

 

Three Cannabis Bills to Watch

At any given time, California’s politicians are arguing about marijuana. Some want…

 

Supervisor Proposes Labor Overhaul for Cannabis Industry

Ever since California’s recreational-cannabis industry launched this year, there’s been plenty to…

The Face of Medical Marijuana Is This 5-Year-Old Girl

  Stripped of any additional context, the idea of a 5-year-old girl…

Grass Lands Haunted by Its Own Future Potential

  Even if California’s laws have never served as much of a…

Too Much of Their Own Medicine

In a Portlandia sketch, Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein play entrepreneurs whose…

A New Cannabis PSA Breaks a Few Eggs to Combat Stigma

Artisans on Fire co-owner Dustin Iannotti was 4 years old when the…

Better Sober Living Through Pot?

Trying to find meaningful statistics within the substance-abuse treatment business is a…

Board of Supes President Wants To Leave Some Green Behind

Before District 10 Supervisor — and current President of the Board of…