California Medical Cannabis Business & Marijuana Legal News

San Francisco Delays Decision on New Dispensary

John Schroyer  | October 20, 2014

San Francisco, which was at the forefront of the medical marijuana movement a decade ago, has developed a case of cold feet when it comes to a proposed expansion of its MMJ industry.

The city’s Planning Commission has decided to wait until December to make … [Continue]

Cole to California: Regulate the MMJ Industry

John Schroyer  | October 17, 2014

The author of the 2013 Cole Memo has a clear message for California: “If you don’t want us prosecuting (marijuana users) in your state, then get your regulatory act together.”

U.S. Deputy Attorney General James Cole made that comment in an Continue]

Former Israel MMJ Exec Tapped by Cannabis Consultancy

John Schroyer  | October 16, 2014

A national cannabis consulting firm has brought on a key architect of Israel’s medical marijuana program to serve on its executive team.

Mimi Peleg – who helped implement and manage Israel’s state-run MMJ program – will serve as the director of training for California-based MedMen, … [Continue]