As We See It: Medical Marijuana Continues To Make For Legal Mess
It’s been 16 years since California voters decided to decriminalize medical marijuana, but the legal smoke surrounding the movement isn’t clearing anytime soon.rnrn
A rise in outdoor marijuana plantations in the county — some farmed by those who really appear to be growing marijuana for medicinal purposes — has area code enforcement officers and firefighters concerned about environmental degradation and fire hazards.
Meanwhile, what to do about the indoor marijuana grows that pose fire dangers of their own? There have been two house fires in the county linked to indoor marijuana grows in the past three months.