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San Diego’s 1st Legal Dispensary Prepares for Liftoff

John Schroyer  | January 30, 2015

After waiting more than three months for an answer, David Blair finally got the good news this week: his medical marijuana dispensary will be allowed to open – fully licensed and legal – in San Diego.

Blair’s dispensary, A Green Alternative, will be the second in the county but the first in the …

San Diego Medical Marijuana Revival on Tap? Mayor Vows to Pave Way for Cannabis Dispensaries

Chris Walsh  | January 10, 2013

San Diego’s battered medical marijuana industry is poised for a comeback after two years of turmoil that decimated the dispensary landscape.

And locals can thank one individual in particular: the new mayor.

In a surprisingly strong show of support for the MMJ industry, Mayor Bob Filner – who was sworn in last month –