Monthly Archives: October 2015

Proposed statewide legislation to affect outlined medical marijuana dispensaries

by Jennifer Maas Santa Monica Daily Press Gov. Jerry Brown signed a trio of related bills Oct. 9, creating a regulatory system for medical cannabis that could be imposed statewide if it gains enough votes as a 2016 ballot initiative.

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California’s Medical Pot Law Challenged

By KATHERINE PROCTOR via Courthouse News Service SAN JOSE (CN) – California’s Medical Marijuana Regulation and Safety Act, signed into law this month to regulate the industry, violates the state’s constitution, a medical marijuana collective operator claims in court. Governor

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Historic Marijuana Dispensary Legislation Signed Into Law

h/t LA Weekly Gov. Jerry Brown today signed a trio of bills that finally provides statewide rules for California’s medical marijuana growers and sellers. The governor today called the bills part of a “long-overdue comprehensive regulatory framework for the production,

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California cannabis regulations signed into law

h/t SacBee California’s billion-dollar medical cannabis industry, for years overseen by local governments that complained about an anything-goes environment, will come under a statewide regulatory system through a package of bills Gov. Jerry Brown signed on Friday, calling the framework

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California sets new rules for medical pot industry

h/t LA Times Nearly two decades after Californians legalized marijuana for medical use and a year before they may also approve it for recreational purposes, Gov. Jerry Brown on Friday approved statewide rules on the growth, transport and sale of

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Gov. Brown signs bills regulating medical marijuana industry

by Victoria Colliver and Rachel Swan h/t SF Chronicle Co-founder and executive director Ryan Hudson (far right) talks with customer Beau Freshour (brown sweater) at The Apothecarium, a medical marijuana dispensary in San Francisco, Calif., on Thursday, October 1, 2015.

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