A tiny Arizona town may have violated a state law by charging $800,000 to allow a marijuana grower, Copperstate Farming, to open in the community, according to the state’s attorney general.
It’s a first for Arizona under a new state law, Howard Fischer Capitol Media Services reported.
The city council for Snowflake, Arizona, apparently negotiated the $800,000 figure with Copperstate without any legal basis, according to Attorney General Mark Brnovich. Brnovich said the evidence shows the town had no set fee structure and didn’t base the figure on facility costs that taxpayers might have to cover.
The town has 30
AZ Town May Have Broken Law By Levying Fee on Cannabis Start-Up is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs