Our post about this past weekend's broad-daylight armed robbery of RiNo Supply Company, a medical marijuana dispensary, raised questions about safety at such businesses.
As we noted, hold-ups at pot shops are relatively rare in part because of the many surveillance cameras required by state law.
But one reader believes dispensaries will continue to be a lure for thieves anyway due to the federal banking regulations that continue to cause headaches for ganjapreneurs.
Do these rules lead to more crime? This post argues that they do.
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Paul N Joni Campos writes:
Any type of business can be robbed! But the government could help prevent this, by allowing these shops to use Debit/Credit Cards. So there's not so much cash on hand!