Sep 25
Sep 11

Bring Weedmaps Into Compliance – ENFORCE AB 97

September 11, 2019 Governor Gavin Newsom c/o State Capitol, Suite 1173 Sacramento, CA 95814 Chief Lori Ajax Bureau of Cannabis Control P.O. Box 419106 Rancho Cordova, CA 95741 Dear Governor Newson and Chief Ajax: Following years of illegal operations that have propagated the illicit cannabis market and endangered Californians, Weedmaps... read more →
Sep 03
Sep 03
Sep 03
Aug 28

City Officials Target, Shut Down Unlicensed Cannabis Dispensary

Utilizing a new ordinance, the Department of Water and Power has shut off utilities at 193 illegal dispensaries. Authorities shut down an unlicensed cannabis dispensary Wednesday in South Los Angeles, with city officials saying the crackdown is aimed at deterring other illegal operators. Los Angeles police served a search warrant... read more →
Aug 26

Counterfeit cannabis products stoke black market for California weed

Loudpack Farms had a multimillion-dollar problem. An award-winning marijuana vape pen that was among the most profitable items sold by the cultivator had begun turning up at unlicensed weed dispensaries across California, its signature black box with the image of a red-eyed, stoned-out-of-his-mind playing-card king beckoning customers. As it became... read more →
Aug 22
Aug 22

Illicit Cannabis Vape Carts Hospitalized 7 in California, Doctors Say

Unregulated cannabis vaporizer cartridges tainted with a potentially deadly lung toxin have hospitalized seven people with pneumonia-like symptoms in Hanford, California, officials there reported Wednesday. The cluster of tainted vape cart poisonings caused the Kings County public health department to issue a rare warning this week urging consumers to avoid buying cannabis... read more →
Aug 22