Craft Cannabis Alliance members East Fork Cultivars and Medicinal Roots played leading roles over the past several weeks in a successful effort to halt proposed regulations that would have shut down fully licensed and compliant producers operating on land zoned Rural Residential.
As reported by the Canna Law Blog:
This team utilized a savvy media strategy focused on educating Board members and the public. One lesson to be learned from this effort is the importance of engaging respectfully and eloquently at public hearings on any proposed cannabis regulations. For example, at the September 20, 2017 public hearing on these proposed amendments, Yusef Guient, of Medicinal Roots, spoke passionately about the effect the amendment would have had on his small family farm: