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Joe Kukura, Marissa Wenzke, and David Downs

Joe Kukura is a San Francisco-based freelance journalist who has covered cannabis for SF Weekly since 2015. His work has appeared in Thrillist and the Daily Dot.

Marissa Wenzke covers cannabis in Los Angeles for Leafly. She is a graduate of Columbia Journalism School and works as a digital news producer for KTLA newscasts.

David Downs directs news and lifestyle coverage as the California Bureau Chief for He's written for WIRED, Rolling Stone and Billboard, and is the former cannabis editor of the San Francisco Chronicle, as well as the author of several cannabis books including 'Marijuana Harvest' by Ed Rosenthal and David Downs. He co-hosts The Hash podcast. TW: @davidrdowns | IG @daviddowns

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Tainted vape pens selling 2-for-1 in illegal California stores

Leafly catches unlicensed Los Angeles shops selling THC vape carts with 5,475 times the allowable level of pesticide, amid 110 sick and three dead statewide.

Joe Kukura, Marissa Wenzke, and David Downs - October 23, 2019