It's a fair question: Will marijuana cheap-as-a-drugstore-cigar hurt the state's cannabis industry, a rare bright spot in California's dismal economy?
If you like this story, consider signing up for our email newsletters.
SHOW ME HOW
You have successfully signed up for your selected newsletter(s) - please keep an eye on your mailbox, we're movin' in!
Now there's serious, er, stress in the medical pot trade about what will happen if and when the floodgates of firing up open for everyone 21 and older. Some fear that jobs will be lost:
Lou Marchetti, a Teamsters Union leader recently helped organize medical marijuana workers in Oakland, tells the Sacramento Bee:
"If it passes, there is a fear of giant corporations coming in and, when the Rand Corp. says it could drop the prices, that gets a little scary."