Jars of cannabis are on display at first Hemp and Cannabis Fair at the Madonna Inn in San Luis Obispo.
Jars of cannabis are on display at first Hemp and Cannabis Fair at the Madonna Inn in San Luis Obispo. Laura Dickinson The Tribune
Jars of cannabis are on display at first Hemp and Cannabis Fair at the Madonna Inn in San Luis Obispo. Laura Dickinson The Tribune
Erika D. Smith

Erika D. Smith

Associate editor and editorial writer

If Sacramento's cannabis industry goes corporate, these three men will be to blame

July 02, 2018 04:45 AM

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Erika D. Smith joined The Sacramento Bee in May 2015 after spending most of her career in the nebulous Midwest. She previously worked for The Indianapolis Star in Indiana, where, as metro columnist, she covered issues related to neighborhoods, community development, public safety and diversity. She also worked for five years at the Akron Beacon Journal in Ohio. She is a native of Cleveland.

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