Pages tagged "Los Angeles"

No, it's not over yet

| October 27, 2014 |

Contents: Message from the CA Director: No, it's not over yet State & Local News: National, California, Oakland, West Hollywood, Laguna Woods, San Francisco, Mendocino County, San Bernardino County, Lake County, Hanford Public Meetings & Events: Sacramento, Online, Washington DC Court Support: Oroville, Redding,...

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ASA California Weekly Roundup: October 6, 2014

| October 06, 2014 |

Contents: Message from the CA Director: 5% used medical cannabis, 92% found relief State & Local News: Mendocino County, Humboldt County, San Jose, Los Angeles, Vallejo, El Cajon, San Diego, and more Public Meetings & Events: Richmond, Alameda County, Lincoln, Nevada City, San...

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California Weekly Roundup - October 21, 2013

| October 21, 2013 |

Contents: California News Feds Get Mendocino County to Turn over Medical Marijuana Records San Diego v. Medical Marijuana L.A. Wild West Medical Marijuana Ending  Federal Dismissal of Medical Marijuana Asset Forfeiture Cases Whittier delays taking action on medical marijuana sales...

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California Supreme Court Deems Legality of Storefront Medical Marijuana Dispensaries “Final”

| January 18, 2013 |

"The matter is now final," according to the California Supreme Court.  On Wednesday, the California Supreme Court denied requests from the League of California Cities, the San Diego District Attorney's Office, the Sacramento District Attorney's Office, the Sonoma District Attorney's...

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LA City Council moves to write a third medical cannabis initiative

| January 17, 2013 |

Voters in Los Angeles will have three medical cannabis measures from which to choose when they go to the polls in May. The City Council approved a motion (11-1) by Council Member Paul Koretz on Wednesday instructing the City Attorney...

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California Supreme Court picks February 5th for oral arguments to decide whether municipalities can ban local distribution of medical marijuana

| January 11, 2013 |

The California Supreme Court scheduled oral arguments this week in a case that has received widespread attention inside and outside of the medical marijuana community. The appellate court ruling in City of Riverside v. Inland Empire Patients Health and Wellness...

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LA advocates submit 70,000 initiative signatures

| December 11, 2012 |

A coalition of medical cannabis patients, providers, and organized labor submitted 70,000 signatures on Friday to qualify a voter initiative for the May ballot in Los Angeles. The Committee to Protect Patients and Neighborhoods (CPPN), which includes Americans for Safe...

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City Council Repeals LA Ban, Now It’s Time to Regulate

| October 03, 2012 |

The Los Angeles City Council voted to repeal an ordinance banning medical cannabis patients’ cooperatives and collectives yesterday, clearing the way for a new ordinance to regulate hundreds of facilities in the city. The City Council adopted the ban in...

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LA advocates turn to the people to stop the ban

| August 29, 2012 |

Americans for Safe Access (ASA) and coalition partners in the City of Los Angeles will submit more than 50,000 signatures on Thursday calling for a voter referendum to overturn the city’s recent ban on patients’ cooperatives and collectives. It took...

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ASA responds to LA City Attorney threats

| August 19, 2012 |

The Los Angeles City attorney sent hundreds of letters last week threatening property owners who rent to medical cannabis patients’ cooperatives and collectives in the city. The letters tell property owners they may be subject to stiff penalties, including fines...

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