Friday, October 19, 2018
Legalization group won’t back high taxes
"Our initial reaction was to support Measure R as a first step," said Kremenliev, "but the more we looked at the details the more we saw that it will stymie cannabis producers and the adult retail market. Unfortunately, the Supervisors have expressed that unless this measure passes they will not consider making other necessary reforms. This coercive attitude makes it impossible for us to effectively oppose the measure if we want to make meaningful progress, yet we cannot support it for the reasons outlined above."