Strong consumer protection laws haves long been a hallmark of California. But what will be needed to protect consumers in the era of legal weed?
- Baldwin Park Democrat Blanca Rubio has authored Assembly Bill 1417. Expected to be approved after the legislature’s August break, the law seeks to limit advertising and marketing by illicit sellers. Civil penalties would be in store for violators.
- The law spells trouble for Weedmaps, which opposes the legislation.