Week in Review: Los Angeles marijuana vote, Canada rec rollout & new cannabis standards
By John Schroyer, Omar Sacirbey and Bart Schaneman
Los Angeles voters approve a groundbreaking marijuana initiative, Canada adult-use legalization may take longer than anticipated, and an influential standards-setting group eyes cannabis.
Here’s a closer look at some notable developments in the marijuana industry over the past week.
L.A. industry now hitched to uncertain city rules
Those outside Los Angeles may not have heard wedding bells for the city’s cannabis industry and local officials, but that’s basically what happened following passage of Proposition M.
The yes vote gives city officials the authority to approve cannabis businesses and write citywide regulations