A Exclusive Interview With Gavin Newsom

Money talks. And the cannabis industry is talking about California Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom. Newsom has been the recipient of thousands of dollars in donations from cannabis industry executives hoping to bolster his chances to be the next California governor. After a day of community visits and press interviews, Newsom […]

Feds Target CA Growers; Utah MMJ Makes Ballot; NY Speaker Advocates Expungement

California’s Illegal growers face scrutiny thanks to increased federal funding, Utah medical marijuana initiative makes the ballot, and one New York lawmaker calls for expungement. Last week’s marijuana headlines were ominous for California’s illicit cultivators and encouraging for residents of Utah and New York. Meanwhile, at least one US veteran […]

What Would Shirju Do? June 1, 2018

This is your sneak preview of events and shows happening in Los Angeles for the upcoming week! No FOMO, no problem. I’m sick of people telling me, “Omg, I wish I knew about this, I would have gone!” My motto is to live in the moment and don’t let any […]

A Exclusive Interview With Antonio Villaraigosa

Antonio Villaraigosa is familiar with the difficulties facing the cannabis industry. He recently visited Orange County to discuss California’s cannabis legalization and its potential impact on the state’s education and employment offerings, the criminal justice system and minority communities. As mayor of Los Angeles, Villaraigosa played a role in deciding […]