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Join the Americans for Safe Access San Francisco chapter for their annual holiday party this upcoming Sunday from 5pm-10pm to raise money for safe access. There will be fun, game and prizes! Admission is only $25. Sponsorship opportunities are still available. Don't miss your...
CA ALERT - Appellate Court ruling endangers medical cannabis cultivation in California. See the news section for more information.
- Live Oak Pot Ban Upheld by Appeals Court (California)
- Members Of Congress To California U.S. Attorney: Back Off Marijuana Prosecutions (California)
- Report: State Marijuana Laws Found To Comply With...
Historic, unprecedented vote illustrates political strength, legitimacy of medical marijuana community
Sebastopol, CA -- In an unprecedented move, the Sebastopol City Council voted yesterday to seat Vice Mayor and medical marijuana community leader Robert Jacob as Mayor of Sebastopol. Jacob, 36, founder and executive director of Peace in Medicine, two licensed medical marijuana dispensaries -- one in Sebastopol, the...
Washington, DC -- Medical marijuana advocates Americans for Safe Access (ASA) issued a report today that analyzes the Obama Administration's latest enforcement guidelines for federal prosecutors in states that regulate medical marijuana distribution. The report, "Third Time the Charm? State Laws on Medical Cannabis Distribution and Department of...
Stakeholders speak out to defend state's 15-year-old law and urge legislators to preserve, strengthen patients rights
Seattle, WA -- Patient advocates and various stakeholders will hold a press conference today at 4pm at Saint Martin's University in Lacey to draw attention to this evening's statewide public hearing on the fate of Washington's 15-year-old medical marijuana law and to urge policymakers not to dismantle a program...