Take a black-market business that relies on cash. Move the business out of the shadows by giving it government oversight. Hire new regulators to keep watch on the business, all without any experience regulating a brand-new industry.
The result can be a recipe for government corruption.
Wyatt, Kristen. “As pot comes out of black market, regulators face scrutiny.” chicagotribune.com. 21 June 2017. Web. 22 August 2017.