Marijuana will be legal along West Coast in 2018

PORTLAND, Ore. (Katherine Cook, KGW) – Starting Jan. 1, it will be legal to buy and sell recreational marijuana in California.

At La Cannaisseur in Northwest Portland, the dispensary celebrated the change.

“It takes away from the criminal aspect and element,” said owner Aleeya Kim.

Experts predict the Golden State will amass $10 billion in legal sales its first year. Kim hoped that will underline a lingering problem of black markets on the green coast.

“If everyone can get control of the black market, I would say the legal revenue brought forth and the sales more at

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