California tribes band together to defend marijuana business rights

A new association of Native American tribes is asking California’s governor to start discussions that will¬†ensure the state’s marijuana rules respect tribal sovereignty and allow the groups to self-regulate so they aren’t left behind as the newly regulated cannabis market develops. The California Native American Cannabis Association’s move comes as the state tries to implement a new regulatory system for recreational and medical marijuana by January 2018¬†under a law that doesn’t address tribal sovereignty, Indian Country Today reported. One of the association’s goals is to allow tribes to enter the marijuana industry ... California tribes band together to defend marijuana business rights is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs