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cannabis crunch

The Great Cannabis Crunch

No industry is untouched by this staffing shortage and the cannabis industry is no exception. The Department of Cannabis Regulation (DCR) in Los Angeles is feeling this staffing crunch as they struggle to keep up with all the cannabis licencing responsibilities in the city.

non ordinary debate

The Non-ordinary State of Debate

The non-ordinary appears to be becoming the ordinary state of discourse in politics this week – in the space of two days Francis Collins, director of the National Institute of Health (NIH) copped to the fact that psychedelics…

allison margolin

LA’s Dopest Attorney – News Release!

Local attorney and longtime drug legalization advocate Allison Margolin has signed a book deal with North Atlantic Books to publish her debut novel and firsthand account of the last twenty years of the drug war inside and outside California’s courtrooms.




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