When I first saw Arron, he was lying on the floor of the Thompson's bedroom, still as death. โ€œHey! Are you okay?โ€ I prodded him with my toe. Then I crouched down and shook him, like mad, until his eyes fluttered open. โ€œDonโ€™tย doย that!โ€ he yelled in my face....

In the wake of the 2016 American election, several changes occurred in the country. One of the more highly publicized and celebrated of these developments was Californiaโ€™s legalization of marijuana for recreational use. While the objective impact has thus far been quite subtle, a small...