Monthly Archives: November 2016

California residents high on legalization of recreational pot (video)

CBS News, Nov. 9, 2017 John Blackstone reports. Access the full story here. The marijuana industry got a boost on election night. Voters in several states approved measures to legalize recreational pot. Campaigns spent millions to support or oppose the effort. At SPARC, a medical marijuana dispensary, an election night party ended in the early morning. […]

We attended an election viewing party at a San Francisco marijuana dispensary — here’s what happened

By Melia Robinson, Business Insider, Nov. 9, 2016 Access the full article    Members of San Francisco’s budding marijuana industry celebrated the legalization of recreational weed in their state in their natural habitat — a marijuana dispensary.The night’s festivities were marred, however, by the presidential race. Trump cinched the election in the biggest upset in political history, […]

NBC Nightly News: Marijuana Issues on the Ballot in Multiple States on Election Day (video)

NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt, Nov. 1, 2016 See the full video story . Marijuana Issues on the Ballot in Multiple States on Election Day Next Tuesday, five states — California, Arizona, Nevada, Massachusetts and Maine — will have legalization on the ballot in what could be a historic day for the country’s legalization movement.