One of L.A.’s First Legit Cannabis Entrepreneurs Is Latina

TUESDAY, JULY 25, 2017 AT 7:01 A.M.
One of the first people in Los Angeles County expected to receive bona fide licenses for growing and manufacturing marijuana products is a Latina woman.
That’s important because when voters legalized recreational marijuana in November, they were pitched the story of minorities excessively criminalized by black-market drug sales but often shut out of the legalized cannabis revolution. Proposition 64 would open the “green rush” to people of color, backers argued.