Cannabis: Protecting Workers in a Growing Industry

It is well past time for California to approve patient and worker protections and other basic regulations in the cannabis industry. Since voters approved Proposition 215 nearly 20 years ago, the medical cannabis industry in California has been the “Wild West.”

Polls show that California voters support greater regulation in the cannabis industry. But they also show that many people believe that such regulations are already in place. AB 266 is about getting what workers ranging from hairdressers to pharmacists already have—basic licensing, certification and oversight. Continue reading “Cannabis: Protecting Workers in a Growing Industry”