Group Launches Petition to Oppose Marijuana Tax

California Sen. Mike McGuire, from Sonoma County, wants to tax medical marijuana at its point of sale. Under his proposal 15 percent of sales would go to the people of the Golden State. "This needed revenue ...

L.A. Will No Longer Issue Paperwork to New Collectives

Los Angeles is a strange city. Under law, medical marijuana dispensaries have to forward a 5 percent sales tax to City Hall. But the city council just voted to stop issuing new tax certificates to collective...
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Federal Report Foresees $5 Ounces of Weed

A new federal report looks at the prospect of a national excise tax on marijuana, should the day of coast-to-coast legalization come for all of America. And one of its most far-out findings is that prices co...
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Colorado is Missing $21.5 Million in Marijuana Tax

The mystery of Colorado's missing $21.5 million marijuana tax isn't so mysterious after all. When voters legalized recreational sales in 2012 they were told to expect $33.5 million in pot tax revenues in the...

Oregon’s Full Legalization Effort Heads For The Ballot

Oregon could be the next state to fully legalize it. And that makes sense, given that it's squarely in the ultra-liberal northwest, sharing a border with legalization pioneer Washington. The group New App...

Three New Prosecutors Approved for L.A. Collective Crackdown

As part of the City of L.A.'s new budget, City Attorney Mike Feuer is getting three new prosecutors he wants in order to help him put most of the local collectives in the grave. Voters last year approved Pro...