LA rid its cannabis stigma with a few slick makeovers of old-school pot shops, which are now attracting long lines and an older demographic.
Prop 215 is passed, making medical cannabis legal.
Anyone can get a card with $60 through HelloMD.
The recreational market is officially legal, but tales of pesticides and lead in the vape are issues.
The market heats up as super luxe shops get ready for their debuts.
The local cannabis scene is moving at a rapid pace, reflecting how determined LA is to start generating serious cash and make their mark as the “it” destination. With legalization comes the rise of the brand, quickly replacing ratchet bong culture with sophisticated designs. Surprisingly, LA’s flower selection is getting heavy on the indoor, which doesn’t seem synonymous with the California sunshine that makes us crave joints fueled by their notorious weather.