David McCullick

Legal Pot Begins in California, Already the World's Largest Marijuana Marketplace

The world's largest legal marijuana economy gets underway on January 1, as California's voter-approved law legalizing recreational marijuana commerce goes into effect. It's been legal to possess and grow small amounts of weed since shortly after votes passed Prop 64 in November 2016, but as of New Year's Day, we see the unleashing of what is expected to be a $7 billion a year state pot industry.

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Are You THC Deficient?

Cannabinoid substances don't just grow in marijuana plants. Your own body produces them.

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What It's Like to Own and Run a Flourishing Marijuana Dispensary

The view I have from behind the counter of my Medical Marijuana (MMJ) dispensary—the Sonoma Patient Group in Santa Rosa, California--is quite different from the view from the outside looking in. Many law enforcement types, city and county elders, and much of the general public have a very pre-conceived notion of what it is we do, how we do it and who we do it for.

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