Recreational pot sales will be legal in California in January Los Angeles is well on its way to legalizing recreational marijuana after the City Council unanimously approved Wednesday a framework to regulate sales of the drug.
Once signed into law by Mayor Eric Garcetti, the new rules will make LA the largest city in the nation to allow the growth and sale of recreational marijuana—something council president Herb Wesson emphasized prior to Wednesday’s vote.
Following the Los Angeles City Council's unanimous 14-0 vote on July 24 to shut down hundreds of medical marijuana dispensaries, local medicinal pot advocates pledged to take legal action. Today, said action was taken. [ more › ]
On Wednesday, Mexico’s health regular announced plans to permit the sale of cannabis-based foods, drinks, medicines and cosmetics in the market.
Los Angeles lawmakers took another step Monday toward imposing regulations that would limit where and how marijuana businesses can operate as California legalizes the sale of recreational pot. The elaborate regulations, which have b...
As DataTrek's Nicholas Colas reminds us, recreational marijuana sales become legal in California starting on New Year’s Day 2018. Given that one in eight Americans live in the state, this move will have major implications for the en...