Licensing Fee-asco: Cannabis Advocates Question How DHS Is Handling Dispensary Licenses

By David Abbott

The Arizona Department of Health Services is still crafting rules for a Social Equity Program intended to provide opportunities in communities adversely affected by the decades-long War on Drugs. But many in the industry, as well as organizations devoted to social justice, are questioning the cost of licenses and the state's fledgling plan to distribute them to ensure they land in the hands of the people Prop 207 intended...

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