Pages tagged "CA Weekly Roundup"

  • ASA California Roundup: March 31, 2014

    Contents:

    Message from the CA Director - Maral v. Live Oak – Local Politics Matter

    California News

    • Crime Reduces at Steeper Rate in States Allowing Medical Marijuana, Study Says (National)
    • Medical marijuana eases some MS symptoms, neurologists report (National)
    • California Supreme Court upholds ruling on local medical marijuana cultivation bans (California)
    • Police Lobby Wants to Gut Medical Pot in California (California)
    • Leland Yee corruption case: State senator faces uphill fight against strong FBI evidence(California)
    • On marijuana legalization in California and Sen. Dianne Feinstein’s remarks (Califonia)
    • Petition drive seeks to overturn Watsonville medical marijuana ban (Watsonville)
    • Shasta County expecting busy marijuana grow season as number of illegal farms explodes (Redding)
    • City to ban pot growth; Council requests ordinance draft before next meeting; mayor says public welcome to comment on it (Colusa)
    • Measure A Gives Long Beach Voters Option To Tax Medpot (Long Beach)
    • Fresno County imposes marijuana growing fines (Fresno County)
    • Fresno man pleads guilty in marijuana growing operation near Newman (Stanislaus County)
    • The 102 Los Angeles medical marijuana dispensaries closed since Proposition D (map) (Los Angeles)

    Events

    • April 5-7, 2014 - The 2nd Annual National Medical Cannabis Unity Conference (Washington, DC)
    • Wednesday, April 23, 2014 – Medical Cannabis Forum with District Attorney Candidates (Sonoma)

    Take Action

    • Oppose AB 2500 – Don’t turn patients into criminals!
    • Join Americans for Safe Access (ASA)

    ASA Website Spotlight

    • Limiting Law Enforcement Encounters

    ASA Merchandise

    • ASA Cloud Vaporizer Pen
    • ASA Condition-Specific Booklets for Kindle

    ASA Chapter & Affiliate Meetings

    • Tuesday, April 1, 2014 - San Francisco ASA (San Francisco)
    • Wednesday, April 2, 2014 - Yuba County ASA (Valley)
    • Thursday, April 3, 2014 - Sonoma ASA (Santa Rosa)
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  • ASA California Roundup: March 17, 2014

    Contents:

    Message from the CA Director - Let's do it again!

    California News

    • ‘Cannabis Madness’ Revives Debate Over Medical Marijuana and Epilepsy (National)
    • New rules for medical pot (California)
    • In a Radical Shift, California Police Chiefs Push for Regulation of Medical Marijuana (California)
    • Odor, Sight of Marijuana Enough to Justify Car Search (California)
    • Medical Marijuana Patients Lose Custody Of Baby, Deemed Unfit Parents (Northern California)
    • Is it too late for California to regulate medical marijuana? (Los Angeles)
    • DEA, LAPD raid marijuana dispensaries, Beverly Hills homes (Los Angeles)
    • Medical marijuana brings in $8.6M in taxes to LA (Los Angeles)
    • San Bernardino marijuana dispensaries raided by police, sheriff’s deputies (San Bernardino)
    • Council approves medical marijuana ordinances (San Diego)
    • More than 300 marijuana plants seized from Merced home (Merced)
    • Calaveras sues to shutter 2 pot shops (San Andreas)

    Events

    • Monday, March 17, 2014 – San Pablo City Council (San Pablo)
    • Monday, March 17, 2014 – Court Support for Elias Tuvor (Stockton)
    • Wednesday, March 19, 2014 – Court Support for Daniel Gregg (Vista)
    • April 5-7, 2014 - The 2nd Annual National Medical Cannabis Unity Conference (Washington, DC)
    • Wednesday, April 23, 2014 – Medical Cannabis Forum with District Attorney Candidates (Sonoma)

    Take Action

    • Oppose AB 2500 – Don’t turn patients into criminals!
    • Join Americans for Safe Access (ASA)

    ASA Website Spotlight

    • Medical Cannabis Research

    ASA Merchandise

    • ASA Cloud Vaporizer Pen
    • ASA Condition-Specific Booklets for Kindle

    ASA Chapter & Affiliate Meetings

    • Tuesday, March 18, 2014 - San Francisco ASA (San Francisco)
    • Wednesday, March 19, 2014 - East Bay ASA (Oakland)
    • Wednesday, March 19, 2014 - Lake County ASA (Clearlake Oaks)
    • Sunday, March 23, 2014 - Nevada County ASA (North San Juan)
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