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Nov 6, 2009 8:47 AM by by Jamie Friar

MARIJUANA EVERYWHERE

SEBASTOPOL, Calif. (AP) - It could be easier to find pot than a cup of coffee in L.A. Los Angeles has more pot shops than Starbucks and almost as many as public schools. In California, medical
marijuana dispensaries are growing like -- well -- weeds.
California voters approved medicinal marijuana more than a decade ago. But many communities have yet to regulate the budding industry -- including L.A. The pot shop in the wine country town of
Sebastopol is in a former auto dealership and will soon open a second location. Local officials are high on medical marijuana as way of increasing tax revenue during these tough times.

(Copyright 2009 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

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