Matt Luchaire, Marijuana, California discussed on The Bill Press Show


Licensed to sell the drug long before opening hours and store owner said they had stocked up in expectation of huge demand matt luchaire oh the only of buddies the dispenser of medical use marijuana that holds the first licensed issued by california to sell recreational says quote it's probably our busiest day in our sevenyear history we have folks outside in every chair in the building is filled right now at harbourside dispensary in oakland hundreds lined up to be the first to by the legal we'd say said cnn affiliate kg oh we share oh said he expected a thirty percent drop in sales overnight but quote in looks and looking around this room more like fifty to sixty percent california's the sixth state to allow sales of recreational marijuana and as the nation's most populous state it's widely seen as a tremendous boost to mainstreaming cannabis new frontier data which tracks the cannabis industry wrote in his 2017 annual report quote cannabis is now legal in the most populous state in the country dramatically increasing the total potential size of the industry while establishing legal adult use markets across the entire us pacific coast given the legal i states of washington and oregon and if i'm not mistaken alaska also legalized cannibus i don't remember folks obviously sooner 2014 norwich shearer was that they did it but alaska in addition to let's say i think guam did something washington d c and then of course colorado and i believe nevada also voted it in in 2016 so pretty much the entire western most western portion of the united states has gone fully legal at least up until you get up and do like you todd harbajan i don't know if they're going to be all about for a while he i don't think they're going to bad.

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