Trimmigrants Flock To California To Process Marijuana

New York State: Legal Cannabis Market Would Yield $434 Million Annually

CALIFORNIA: Except for traffic passing through on Highway 101, this northern Mendocino County city is relatively quiet much of the year. But for three months in the fall, it gets an influx of world travelers lured by marijuana-trimming jobs, temporarily swelling the town’s population of under 5,000 and instilling it with an international flavor. They’re called Read the full article…

Union Gripe Brings Federal Labor Agency Into Marijuana Debate For First Time

"That is some recognition that federal law may give these employees rights even though federal law may also say what they're doing is illegal."

MAINE:  The federal government’s latest mixed signal on pot stems from Maine, where a medical marijuana dispensary has settled charges alleging violations of the National Labor Relations Act and the rights of its employees. The National Labor Relations Board agreed to hear claims of union-busting at the Wellness Connection of Maine, and although the case Read the full article…