CalMarijuanaPolicy's Top Stories of 2018

Without a doubt, 2018 was a banner year for cannabis. This was the first year of commercial sales in California. A handful of new states also voted to legalize adult-use marijuana, while medicinal pot saw nationwide expansion.

With 2019 just around the corner, it’s time for a trip down memory lane. We’re taking a look at the top 10 stories that most piqued our readers’ interest this year.

California Marijuana Policy’s Top 10 Stories of 2018:

1. Something’s Gotta Give: Without Cannabis Tax Reform, The Regulated Market Will Be Crushed

2. A First Look at California’s Permanent Cannabis Rules


4. Cannabis Delivery Bill Clears Legislative Hurdle. Local Government Advocates Call It an Intrusion. 

5. Escondido Has Passed the Toughest Pot Laws in the State 

6. The County With the Most Legal Marijuana Farms May Surprise You 

7. These 10 Counties Made the Most in Pot Taxes This Year

8. The June Primary, Cannabis Edition: Races and Measures to Watch

9. SoCal’s First Cannabis Lounge is About to Open in Palm Springs

10. 900 Unlicensed Pot Shops, Weedmaps Receive Warnings From the State 

Wishing you all a Happy New Year! 


Top Stories


Wednesday, May 13, 2020 - 04:43

A bill that would legalize foods, drinks, and cosmetics containing hemp-derived CBD has been tabled by the Legislature as it tackles a mountain of coronavirus-related items.