Cannabis Cup and other 4/20 events smaller, but not dead

By BROOKE STAGGS California’s cannabis industry is struggling to transition to a fully regulated marketplace. And those growing pains were evident at the High Times SoCal Cannabis Cup, and similar events, held this weekend to mark marijuana’s unofficial 4/20 holiday. Cannabis Cup, a marijuana festival that attracts thousands of people to…

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This is how Christian Hageseth’s celebrates his fifth (and sixth) Cannabis Cup wins

By Ricardo Baca, The Cannabist Staff How does a Cannabis Cup-winning ganjapreneur celebrate the morning after winning two first-place trophies? By drinking his coffee and eating his Cheerios directly from the shiny, new Cannabis Cups, of course. Green Man Cannabis owner Christian Hageseth This was the scene in Christian Hageseth’s…

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