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  1. California, other states mull ‘sanctuary’ status for cannabis businesses

    Excepts from a report by ABC News: Taking a cue from the fight over immigration, some states that have legalized cannabis are considering providing so-called sanctuary status for licensed cannabis businesses, hoping to protect the fledgling industry from a shift in federal enforcement policy. Just hours after U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced on Jan. 4 that federal prosecutors would be free to crack down on cannabis operations as they see fit, the city of Berkeley,...
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  2. In a state heavily invested in optimizing personal experience, cannabis offers a new path to sublime good health.

    Among an affluent demographic of Californians—heavily invested in optimizing personal experience, micro-regulating moods and appetites, states of pain and creative flow—cannabis is part of a booming wellness industry. Gone are the purple bongs, sexy nurses, dancing bears.
    In place of these skanky, skunky holdovers is an array of alluring products whose seduction lies in their eminently rational design. Dosist, formerly Hmblt (motto: “delivering health and...

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  3. Gov. Brown: Californians can smoke and vape cannabis in parks, on beaches

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Smoking and vaping will still be allowed at California state parks and beaches, despite lawmakers’ attempts to ban it.
    Gov. Jerry Brown vetoed two bills Friday that would have banned lighting up in a park or at the beach. In a veto message, he writes, “if people can’t smoke even on a deserted beach, where can they? There must be some limit to the coercive power of government.”
    One bill would’ve imposed a $100 fine for...

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  4. How legal cannabis may affect your small business

    Excerpted from CBS Boston:
    Small business owners can add legal medical cannabis use, and in some cases, recreational cannabis use to a long list of items to navigate in order to stay current with legislation. It’s important to take the time to look at business place policies to ensure compliance, as well as to preserve the workplace culture you’ve established.
    Is cannabis no longer illegal?
    This is confusing at best. Small business owners are correct to...

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