“Legalization is supposed to acknowledge that it was wrong to criminalize cannabis in the first place,” says the longtime cannabis activist. Jodie Emery is tired, but not ready to quit. After more than two decades on the frontlines of the fight to legalize marijuana, recent court rulings against her have locked her and several other dispensary owners out of the retail cannabis market. Unable to keep the pot shops that she’s so famously known for…

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