Why California’s cannabis growers are staying in the shadows – The Cannifornian

More than a month after California’s regulation of marijuana, only a small share of the tens of thousands of cannabis growers have joined the system — threatening the state’s shift to a regulated market and the promise of a billion-dollar tax windfall. Fewer than one percent of the state’s 68,120 cannabis cultivators have been licensed, [...]

Pro-Cannabis Doctor, Who Fought Against Big Pharma, Found Dead at Home

Holistic pro-cannabis doctor found dead. A holistic doctor who was an advocate of cannabis as a medical treatment has been found dead. Popular and well-known former Miss Universe contestant Sonya Kay Forbes was found dead at her Cunningham Avenue, St. Andrew home, and the autopsy revealed the cause of death was a stab wound to the abdomen. [...]