Mandated LED lights – necessary regulation or bureaucratic overreach?

The state of California yesterday announced a proposal that, if enacted, would force all legal cannabis growers to switch to LED lighting by 2023. The proposal, now under consideration by the state’s public utility commission, comes on the heels of several new studies that more thoroughly document the excessive electricity use of indoor growing. AContinue reading “Mandated LED lights – necessary regulation or bureaucratic overreach?”

“What about the black market?”

One of the main criticisms of states that have legalized marijuana is that they aren’t doing enough to stamp out the black market. The feds have made the argument, as have anti-pot organizations, as have finger-wagging “policy experts” who make other bizarre, baseless arguments such as “we would all be better off if marijuana didContinue reading ““What about the black market?””