Despite crackdown, illegal dispensaries still pervasive in Los Angeles

Screen Shot 2015-04-29 at 12.51.14 PM4/28/15–Los Angeles City Attorney Mike Feuer has launched a crusade on illegal dispensaries, healing announcing this month that his office has shuttered more than 500 cannabis businesses in roughly two years with only “a few hundred” left that the city needs to shut down until only the 135 allowed by law remain operating under the requirements of Proposition D. However, and  those in the city’s MMJ industry tell a different story stating the MMJ dispensary industry in L.A. is like a revolving door: When an illegal shop is closed, thumb the operator often simply finds a new location and re-opens – or, increasingly, launches a delivery-only service. Read