MMLG Blog

January 16, 2018 Los Angeles Issues First Recreational and Medical Marijuana Licenses
As initially reported by LA Weekly, and possibly to the chagrin of Jeff Sessions, the city of Los Angeles handed out its first recreational and medical marijuana licenses this past [...]
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January 5, 2018 What You Need to Know: Sessions Rescinds Obama-era Cole Memo and the Impact on California…
As you’ve probably heard by now, United States Attorney General Jeff Sessions rolled back the Obama-era Cole Memo from 2013 yesterday. Covered in the media with a range of reactions, [...]
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December 29, 2017 MMLG’s own Aaron Lachant Talks Los Angeles’s Cannabis Delay on ABC 7
Leading cannabis compliance attorney Aaron Lachant of MMLG and the law firm Nelson HardimanĀ chatted with ABC 7 recently to discuss the upcoming adult-recreational marijuana sales laws which go in effect [...]
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December 27, 2017 Los Angeles Won’t Accept Recreational Cannabis License Applications Until Jan. 3, 2018
While the Golden State will be opening its doors for the sale of recreational cannabis on January 1, 2018; California’s largest presumptive recreational market, Los Angeles, will not be accepting [...]
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December 21, 2017 California, ahead of Jan. 1 2018 launch, doles out first temporary cannabis business licenses
The state of California last week handed out its first 20 temporary cannabis business licenses in advance of the fast approaching January 1, 2018 launch date of the state’s regulated [...]
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December 13, 2017 Los Angeles Forges Path for Recreational Marijuana Sales on “Historic Day”
“Let’s make history,” said Los Angeles city council president, Herb Wesson. And with that and his council’s unanimous passage of cannabis industry regulations, LA is set to become one of [...]
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