Cannabis Dispensaries To Reopen In San Francisco, Deemed To Provide “Essential Services”

  • Great news for the legal cannabis industry amid this trying coronavirus outbreak crisis.
  • After a brief closure, San Francisco dispensaries were given the greenlight earlier this week to reopen via an emergency edict by Mayor London Breed, her shelter-in-place order for residents notwithstanding.
  • In a win-win for the local industry, these businesses were deemed to provide ” essential needs” during this pandemic.
  • The mayor’s order came on the heels of a March 17 tweet by the San Francisco Department of Public Health, in which the city agency announced that, Cannabis is an essential medicine for many San Francisco residents.

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