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By John Schroyer
It wasn’t too many years ago that groups such as the Marijuana Policy Project, the Drug Policy Alliance and a few others were the only formally organized pro-cannabis associations in the United States.
But as the cannabis industry has spread, a variety of marijuana organizations – particularly dozens of trade groups – have cropped up.
Many are reputable but some have more of a self-interest at stake, meaning that cannabis entrepreneurs will want to perform some due diligence before joining.
Some trade groups are more specialized, such as Los Angeles growers, while others are statewide or