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Cannabis Cafes and Clubs – Nuisance or New Thing?

By Sam Mendez, executive director of the Cannabis Law and Policy Project

In every state that has legalized marijuana, consuming it in public is still illegal. Further, every state besides Alaska has outlawed private cannabis cafes, clubs, and any other establishment in the business of having customers consume marijuana on the premises. Since many landlords don’t allow smoking in their residences, this can leave users that don’t own their own home in a legal bind. Should states allow cannabis clubs?

© Oakland Museum of California

© Oakland Museum of California

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