Dan Mitchell
Dan Mitchell has written for The New York Times, Fortune, the San Francisco Chronicle, Wired, and other publications. He is based in Oakland, California.
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Poison Control Chart: Cannabis vs. Alcohol

The panic over cannabis poisoning distracts from very real household threats, new data shows.

California’s Cannabis Cities Reap Millions in Sales Taxes, the Rest Miss Out

Millions of cannabis sales tax dollars flow to select cities, while most California counties stay dry

California Lawmakers OK Free Cannabis

Compassion programs, equity programs, and automatic expungement get green light in Sacramento

California Releases Final Cannabis Regulations

California state officials presented a final draft of regulations governing the cannabis industry including laws about delivery, testing, and packaging.

Gallup Poll Finds the US Favors Cannabis Legalization 2-1

Support for the federal legalization of cannabis continues to rise across all US political identification groups.

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Judge Rules in Favor of California Cannabis Home Growers

Fontana, CA. homegrowers don't need a background check, home inspections, or high fees.

Cannabis Taxes Go to Voters in Dozens of California Cities

San Francisco, Fresno and other cities ask voters to raise the cost of cannabis. Oakland rates could go down.

Gallup Poll Finds the US Favors Cannabis Legalization 2-1

Support for the federal legalization of cannabis continues to rise across all US political identification groups.

National Expungement Week Cleans Up Records Across US

Several organizations are offering free legal advice in 13 cities to help people remove cannabis convictions from their records.

California Releases Final Cannabis Regulations

California state officials presented a final draft of regulations governing the cannabis industry including laws about delivery, testing, and packaging.

California Lawmakers OK Free Cannabis

Compassion programs, equity programs, and automatic expungement get green light in Sacramento

Poison Control Chart: Cannabis vs. Alcohol

The panic over cannabis poisoning distracts from very real household threats, new data shows.

California’s Cannabis Cities Reap Millions in Sales Taxes, the Rest Miss Out

Millions of cannabis sales tax dollars flow to select cities, while most California counties stay dry