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California takes aim at online ads from illegal pot shops

“That’s Weedmaps’ business model, to confuse the difference between legal and illegal,” said Jerred Kiloh, a licensed dispensary owner in Los Angeles who heads the United Cannabis Business Association, an industry group. “It’s an unfair playing field. They are pitting us against each other.” Weedmaps operates in over two dozen... read more →
Mar 12

Cornerstone Research Collective: The Classy Joint!

Cornerstone Research Collective is a medical cannabis collective focused on research. Founders Carlos de la Torre and Erica Campos opened doors in 2007 as one of the 135 dispensaries granted limited immunity in the California medical market, preceding the original moratorium on cannabis in L.A. back in November of that... read more →
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Confusion Reigns in Los Angeles on California’s First Day of Legal Sales

Jerred Kiloh, president of the UCBA Trade Association that represents about 70 medical dispensaries in Los Angeles, said what happens between Jan. 1 and when these shops receive provisional licenses—which could be weeks—is anybody’s guess. While state and local officials have indicated that prosecuting medical shops that have otherwise operated... read more →
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