FOX2: When the smoke clears Bay Area dispensaries grapple with heavy taxes, crime

By Henry Lee Source: OAKLAND, Calif. – The owner of an East Bay dispensary has mixed feelings about the 4/20 holiday, marijuana culture’s high holiday. Though Tucky Blunt, the owner of Blunts and Moore in East Oakland, admits, “it’s going to be a good day for us, for everybody in the Bay Area to […]

KRON4: Marijuana industry warns legal market could collapse

By Ashley Zavala, Jose Fabian Source: SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KTXL) — While 4/20 is a notable day for marijuana businesses, industry leaders continue to warn California’s legal market could collapse. Marijuana growers and sellers said while Wednesday will be good for businesses, they’re at a tipping point with the state’s taxes and regulations. “It’s gotten […]