VIDEO: California to tax pot as much as 45%

This will open the door to the black market and fuel more gang networks

Note: I submitted the findings on what these high taxes will do to the black market and gangs. I sent it to all the news media on my list and my local paper, “The Daily Breeze,”  printed this Editorial on it four days later. They see the light. This does show that many of our legislators are on the take from the gangs.
In Christ, Joseph
This will open the door to the black market and fuel more gang networks    11-8-17

Buying legal marijuana in California could be pricey enough to keep the black market healthy.

Between customers, retailers and growers, taxes on cannabis may reach as high as 45% in parts of the state, according to a Fitch Ratings report. Those high taxes may keep consumers away from legal marijuana stores once the recreational retail market goes live on January 1. MORE