Monthly Archives: May 2016

Driving while high bills die in California Legislature

by Patrick McGreevy – LA Times While the use of marijuana is skyrocketing in California, two bills aimed at cracking down on motorists who drive under the influence of pot were shelved Friday after cannabis industry officials said they were

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Joint Legislative Committee Hearings on Adult Use of Marijuana Act

by Dale Hieringer, Cal NORML SACRAMENTO May 24th – The California legislature heard testimony from supporters and opponents of AUMA at a joint legislative hearing of the Assembly Business and Professions Committee, Health Committee, Revenue and Taxation Committee, and Senate

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L.A. Marijuana Factions Fight Over Their Pot of Gold

by Dennis Romero A couple things seem clear: The city of Los Angeles needs to fully legalize at least some of the pot shops in town. And people of California are probably going to legalize recreational marijuana come November. The

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Motion To Revise Proposition D

Finally, some positive news in the City of Los Angeles. As some of you know, I have been working with the Los Angeles Cannabis Task Force to perpetuate a change in the City in its relationship with cannabis businesses, and

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Update On LA County Cultivation Moratorium

Dear Clients: As you may know, on April 12, 2016, the County of Los Angeles Board of Supervisors adopted an emergency moratorium for 45 days, to prohibit any facility, premises or property from being established, developed, leased, rented or used

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Ventura County seeks community input on medical marijuana regulation

The County of Ventura is hosting two community meetings to consider options for regulating delivery, dispensing and cultivation of medical marijuana in unincorporated areas. The county Board of Supervisors in January unanimously voted to block medical marijuana enterprises in unincorporated

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