Pot 101: Facts you should know about California’s legal marijuana


Consumers can purchase recreational marijuana at licensed dispensaries in California, but can't consume it on public property. Andrew Nixon / Capital Public Radio
Consumers can purchase recreational marijuana at licensed dispensaries in California, but can’t consume it on public property. Andrew Nixon / Capital Public Radio

Recreational marijuana sales became legal in California on Jan. 1, 2018, marking a major milestone for the state’s cannabis industry and its many customers.

Proposition 64, the voter-approved law that governs recreational pot in the Golden State, however, doesn’t offer the complete freedom to buy, grow and smoke marijuana just anywhere you please.

In reality, the rules are fairly strict. And they are consequential for employers and employees and anyone who wants to sell, purchase, consume or transport cannabis in the state.

There’s also

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