Monthly Archives: March 2018

Cannabis Farmer Gets over $1 Million Insurance Payout

By Kelsey Brugger @Santa Barbara Independent One Carpinteria farmer won an insurance payout well in excess of $1 million after ashes from the Thomas Fire destroyed thousands of his plants. What was unusual was that the plants were marijuana. As cannabis

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Sessions says US prosecutors won’t take on small-time marijuana cases

By Sadie Gurman Associated Press March 10, 2018 WASHINGTON — Federal prosecutors won’t take on small-time marijuana cases, despite the Justice Department’s decision to lift an Obama-era policy that discouraged US authorities from cracking down on the trade in states

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