Courtesy of MJBiz Daily

#californiacannabis – “The board said the company failed to respond to an enforcement order to maintain an access road to protect water quality and use, which could harm local fish populations.

After Szagora officials failed to appear at a public hearing, the board set a higher fine because the grower was unresponsive.

The fine was raised by more than 40% to $301,950.”

#cannabispolitics – ““As long as the federal prohibition remains, you’re going to see states, in my opinion, continue to enact legislation to protect employees and make sure they are not discriminated against because they’re using cannabis,” said Jonathan Robbins, a lawyer who leads Akerman LLP’s cannabis practice. “It will continue. It has to,” he said.”