LOS ANGELES

Cannabis Marketplace Report: Los Angeles Consumers Aren’t Stoners They’re Professionals

SANTA BARBARA COUNTY

Title:  New Marijuana Law Finalized by County Supervisors

Author: Santa Barbara Independent

Date:  8 February 2018

URL:  https://www.independent.com/news/2018/feb/08/new-marijuana-law-finalized-county-supervisors/

Extract: 

Cannabis growers anxiously paced the fourth floor of the County Administration Building on Tuesday afternoon. The fate of their lucrative farms was on the line as county supervisors wrangled over the future of cannabis operations in Santa Barbara County. It was the kind of thing that used to happen in back rooms suffocated by cigar smoke. Now it occurs over 27 exhaustive public hearings where emotions tend to run high