​Would big corporations seize California pot industry? Here are the facts

By November 4, 2016Uncategorized
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SACRAMENTO — Six years ago, in the weeks before a ballot measure to legalize recreational marijuana in California was defeated, influential cannabis operators were outspoken in their opposition, warning that it would allow Big Tobacco to snub out small business in the industry.

Now, with Proposition 64 to legalize recreational pot expected to pass next week, such fears are less pronounced, industry insiders say.

But in some corners, they still persist.

The measure “ guts and repeals the small…