In today’s Cannabis Law Newsletter, a costly lighting requirement for indoor growers, a raid on a cannabis farmers market, how cross-pollination may result in litigation, and more.
The California Energy Commission is considering a proposal that would require indoor cultivators to use only LED lights by 2023, a requirement that would likely cost California’s indoor growers approximately $255 million.
In what may turn out to be the first of many raids on what are essentially cannabis farmers markets, California law enforcement recently confiscated more than $700,000 from a gathering of seven cannabis vendors in Fresno.
Despite having only 1.8% of California’s land, Santa Barbara grows one third of California’s cannabis.
Occasional cannabis use likely raises the risk of COVID-19 complications.
The poster child for CBD treatment of epilepsy dead at 13.
Cross-pollination is poised to prompt a wave of litigation in light of the USDA’s new hemp rules.