Marijuana Inspection

Marijuana Facility, Fire Inspection and Safety Forum

August 29, 2017
Fire Inspection Forum Details: For all cities and Fire Departments across CA: The Facility, Safety, and Fire Inspection Forum dedicated to the manufacturing and processing segment of the marijuana industry, will be held on January 25th in downtown Los Angeles....

Prime my Body: the newest “hemp hucksters” in town

We attended an affiliate recruitment meeting to review Prime my Body, and learn about a new company and the products they are offering. The meeting took place on 4/18 at the Culver City Elks Club (Culver City, CA). The latest...

DOJ suspends COLE Memo. Don’t Panic

January 4, 2018
As you may be aware, the Trump Administration rescinded (on 1/4/18) the Cole Memo that prevented Federal Prosecutors at the Department of Justice (DOJ) from pursuing state-legal marijuana businesses. There is going to be much speculation and “buzz” surrounding this...

New York State’s Opportunity for Voter-Driven Change

October 11, 2017
Cannabis4NY.org is leading the charge in New York State to effect meaningful change in NY’s laws. In order to bring a voter measure on marijuana reform, a bigger change must take place: allowing New York citizens to bring measures and...

City of Los Angeles votes to close marijuana businesses

October 1, 2017
To all marijuana businesses in the City of Los Angeles: Last week, the Rules, Elections, and Intergovernmental Relations (REIG) Committee heard public comment on and voted to PASS the proposed regulatory recommendations that will close down non-retail cannabis businesses though the...

Attention Los Angeles Marijuana Operators: We’re about to get “zoned”

September 7, 2017
It’s time to stand up, folks, and say your piece on the draft Ordinance being proposed by the City of Los Angeles. The City of Los Angeles’s draft Ordinance makes clear there is a sense of urgency required, in order...

Does Legalization Increase Traffic Fatalities? New study’s data is flawed

Proper coding needed to determine the true impact of legal cannabis in traffic incidents The Cannabis Business Alliance (CBA)  has released a statement in response to a recent insurance study by the Highway Loss Data Institute (HLDI) linking the legalization...

CA State Cannabis Regulation: Public Meetings in Los Angeles, 6/8/17

BUREAU OF MEDICAL CANNABIS REGULATION TO HOLD PUBLIC REGULATION HEARING IN LOS ANGELES The Bureau of Medical Cannabis Regulation will hold its second public regulation hearing in Los Angeles to receive comments regarding the recent release of the bureau’s proposed...

CBD-Hemp, with a Conscience: 7 questions for Ojai Energetics

We met Will Kleidon, Founder and CEO of Ojai Energetics, at Spring Restaurant in downtown Los Angeles (257 S Spring Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012), which has created an entire CBD-hemp infused menu designed to incorporate the benefits of CBD...

California’s (Proposed) Medical Marijuana Regulations

Posted regulations, public meetings, and comment period BUREAU OF MARIJUANA CONTROL CALIFORNIA CODE OF REGULATIONS TITLE 16, DIVISION 42 MEDICAL CANNABIS REGULATION NOTICE OF PROPOSED RULEMAKING Notice is hereby given that the Bureau of Marijuana Control (bureau), formerly named the...