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Medical cannabis news, events, and more from all over the state

| October 12, 2015 |

Contents (Scroll down for details and links): News National California Local Events October 14, 2015 – Halloween Costume Contest at the Sacramento NORML Meeting (Sacramento) October 15, 2015 – Live Google Hangout: What’s Next for Medical Cannabis… Regulation, Legalization, and...

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The Medical Marijuana Regulation and Safety Act will license and regulate commercial medical cannabis activity in California

| October 09, 2015 |

California Governor Jerry Brown signed three historic bills today that will finally license and regulate commercial medical cannabis activity in the state. Known collectively as the Medical Marijuana Regulation and Safety Act (MMRSA), the bills create a legal framework for...

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The Medical Marijuana Regulation and Safety Act will finally license and regulation commercial medical cannabis activity in California

| September 30, 2015 |

During a news conference in Oakland Assemblymember Rob Bonta (D-Oakland) and Don Duncan with Americans for Safe Access were joined by Assemblymembers Ken Cooley (D-Rancho Cordova) and Tom Lackey (R-Palmdale) and other local and state advocates to urge Governor Jerry...

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Tell Governor Brown to Sign AB 258

| June 22, 2015 |

ASA expects the California Senate to approve AB 258, the Medical Cannabis Organ Transplant Act, some time today. This ASA-sponsored legislation will prohibit discrimination against medical cannabis patients in the organ transplant process. The bill goes next to the Governor,...

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AB 258 by CA Assembly Member Marc Levine (D-San Rafael)

| June 12, 2015 |

Legislation sponsored by Americans for Safe Access (ASA) entered the home stretch on Wednesday when the California Senate Health Committee approved AB 258, the Medical Cannabis Organ Transplant Act. The bill by Assembly Member Marc Levine (D-San Rafael) will protect...

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California Gov. Brown Vetoes SB 847!

| September 21, 2011 |

[caption id="attachment_1903" align="alignnone" width="283" caption="CA Gov. Jerry Brown"][/caption]I am happy to report that California Governor Jerry Brown has vetoed SB 847, a bill by Senator Lou Correa (D-Santa Ana) that would have required medical cannabis cooperatives and collectives be located...

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California Governor Signs Bill Recognizing Legality of Medical Marijuana Distribution

| August 31, 2011 |

       California Governor Jerry Brown signed a bill into law today recognizing the legality of local distribution centers and the right of municipalities to regulate the much-needed provision of medical marijuana to hundreds of thousands of patients across the state. AB1300,...

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Tell CA Governor Brown to Veto Bad Bills

| August 28, 2011 |

There are two bills on the Governor’s desk that will severely limit safe access to medical cannabis in California. Americans for Safe Access (ASA) is calling on supporters to contact Governor Jerry Brown today and ask him to veto SB...

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