Craigslist Doesn't Want Craig Using His Name to Sell Weed

2 years ago

Craigslist asks marijuana businessman Craig Taliaferro to cease and desist using his name 
SAN DIEGO - July 20, 2017 - PRLog -- announces it has changed its name to to prevent any unintended confusion with online classified website,

Recently, issued a "cease and desist" warning to President Craig Taliaferro regarding the use of website address The letter asked Taliaferro to stop using the domain name as it "willingly confuses people into thinking it is affiliated with craigslist."

While initially frustrated at not being able to use his own name, Taliaferro - a nearly 50 year veteran of the cannabis industry - decided to change the company name despite having invested significant resources into launching the startup. The name change to has already taken effect.