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ASA California Roundup: May 5, 2014

Contents:

Message from the CA Director - Well done, California

California News

  • Veterans Equal Access Amendment Nearly Passes in Milestone Congressional Medical Marijuana Vote (National)
  • League of California Cities Report Crucial Doctor Provisions Deleted from Medical Marijuana Bill in Senate Health Committee (California)
  • Rural County Representatives of California Report Medical Marijuana Regulatory Bills Advance in the Legislature (California)
  • How Should California Test for Marijuana DUIs? (California)
  • Boy with autism has his own strain of medical marijuana and is thriving, mother says (California)
  • Officials: Pot Growers Worsening California's Drought (California)
  • Many Medical Marijuana Users Oppose Legalization of Recreational Use (California)
  • Pro-Medical Marijuana Group Sues the City, While Other Group Criticizes the Suit (San Diego)
  • Judge puts Fresno County medical marijuana fines on hold (Fresno County)
  • SLO City Council to consider tighter law on medical marijuana (San Luis Obispo)
  • Colfax medical marijuana proposal fails (Colfax)
  • Highland pot dealer arrested (Highland)
  • Amazing Medical Cannabis Discoveries (Science)

Events

  • Monday, May 5, 0214 – Healdsburg City Council Meeting (Healdsburg)
  • Monday, May 5, 2014 – San Pablo City Council Meeting (San Pablo)
  • Tuesday, May 6, 2014 - San Luis Obispo City Council Meeting (San Luis Obispo)
  • Monday, May 12, 2014 – Bloodganja: Medical Cannabis Movie & Panel (Santa Barbara)
  • Wednesday, May 28, 2014 – Sacramento County Board of Supervisors Meeting (Sacramento)

Court Support

  • Monday, may 5, 2014 – Court Support for Jason Miller (Sacramento)
  • Monday, May 5, 2014 – Court Support for Victoria Mindiola (San Bernardino)
  • Monday, May 12, 2014 – Court Support for Joseph Smart & Jimmy Chang (Santa Rosa)

Take Action

  • Support SB 1193 in California
  • Join Americans for Safe Access (ASA)

ASA Website Spotlight

  • Finding Your Voice

ASA Chapter & Affiliate Meetings

  • Tuesday, May 6, 2014 - San Francisco ASA (San Francisco)
  • Wednesday, May 7, 2014 - Yuba County ASA (Valley)
  • Thursday, May 8, 2014 - San Diego ASA (Imperial Beach)
  • Thursday, May 8, 2014 - Yuba County ASA (Foothills)
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ASA California Roundup: April 7, 2014

Contents:

Message from the CA Director - Californians in DC

California News

  • Supreme Court Approves Returning Medical Marijuana to California Patient Stopped in Arizona (National)
  • AAN endorses cannabis for MS (National)
  • More Pot, Safer Roads: Marijuana Legalization Could Bring Unexpected Benefits (National)
  • Rural County Representatives of California Report Medical Marijuana Bills to Develop Statewide Regulatory Scheme on the Legislature’s Agenda (California)
  • Long Beach’s Measure A would set tax on medical marijuana (Long Beach)
  • More than 450 medical pot shops file to renew taxes in Los Angeles (Los Angeles)
  • Group using cannabis oil to treat children’s seizures told to shut down by L.A. City Attorney (Los Angeles)
  • Stockton man heads to prison for supplying medical marijuana (Stockton)
  • 400 marijuana plants seized from underground garden in Hilmar (Merced County)
  • Council pledges to ban outdoor marijuana grows (Martinez)
  • State Medical Board issues settlement, disciplinary order for Upper Lake doctor; probation, courses ordered (Lake County)
  • Judge upholds Bakersfield's marijuana dispensary ban (Bakersfield)

Events

  • Tuesday, April 8, 2014 - CA Senate Human Services Committee Hearing on SB 1029 (Sacramento)
  • Thursday, April 10, 2014 – Book Signing with Peter Hecht, Author of Weed Land (Sacramento)
  • Monday, April 14, 2014 – Court Support for Ronnie Chang (San Diego)
  • Thursday, April 17, 2014 – Court Support for Joe Grumbine (Long Beach)
  • Monday, April 21, 2014 – CA Senate Business, Professions, and Economic Development Committee Hearing on SB 1262 (Sacramento)
  • Wednesday, April 23, 2014 – Medical Cannabis Forum with District Attorney Candidates (Sonoma)

Take Action

  • Support HR 689 and HR 710
  • Join Americans for Safe Access (ASA)

ASA Website Spotlight

  • ASA Monthly Activist Newsletters

ASA CA Chapter Spotlight

  • San Diego ASA - 2013 Chapter of the Year

ASA Chapter & Affiliate Meetings

  • Tuesday, April 8, 2014 – Nevada County ASA (Grass Valley)
  • Tuesday, April 8, 2014 – San Diego ASA (San Diego)
  • Thursday, April 10, 2014 - San Diego ASA (Imperial Beach)
  • Thursday, April 10, 2014 - Yuba County ASA (Foothills)
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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 10, 2014

Contents:

Message from the CA Director - Flex your grassroots muscle... today!

California News

  • Marijuana news: California governor, worried about 'potheads,' is skeptical of legalized pot (California)
  • Medical marijuana bill limits who can prescribe pot (California)
  • Jailed For Medical Marijuana: California Man Gets 2 Years In Federal Prison For Managing Legal State Dispensary (California)
  • California Man Begins 2-Year Prison Term For Working At Legal Marijuana Dispensary (California)
  • Editorial: Long-overdue reforms for medical pot (California)
  • City of Chula Vista fighting to close illegal medical marijuana dispensaries (Chula Vista)
  • Medical marijuana patients accused of illegally growing at home turn down plea deal (Vista)
  • Outdoor marijuana grow ordinance up for debate; Planning Commission seeks public input before making changes (Humboldt County)
  • Cash shipment led to Mendocino pot dispensary raid (Mendocino County)
  • Two arrested, suspected in making 'honey oil,' causing Palm Springs home explosion (Palm Springs)

Events

  • Monday, March 10, 2014 – Livermore City Council Meeting (Livermore)
  • Monday, March 10, 2014 – Court Support for Heath Phillips (Sacramento)
  • Tuesday, March 11, 2014 – CA Assembly Public Safety Committee Hearing (Sacramento)
  • Thursday, March 13, 2014 – Weed City Council Meeting (Weed)
  • Thursday, March 13, 2014 – Court Support for Shelby Lucero (Sacramento)
  • Monday, March 17, 2014 – Court Support for Elias Tuvor (Stockton)
  • April 5-7, 2014 - The 2nd Annual National Medical Cannabis Unity Conference (Washington, DC)

Take Action

  • Tell CA Lawmakers to Reject AB 1588
  • Join Americans for Safe Access (ASA)

ASA Website Spotlight

  • Press Releases
  • Free Online Services

ASA Merchandise

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

ASA Chapter & Affiliate Meetings

  • Tuesday, March 11, 2014 - Nevada County ASA (North San Juan)
  • Tuesday, March 11, 2014 - Ventura ASA (Ventura)
  • Tuesday, March 11, 2014 – San Diego ASA (San Diego)
  • Thursday, March 13, 2014 – San Diego ASA (Imperial Beach)
  • Thursday, March 13, 2014 – Yuba County ASA (Foothills)
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ASA California Roundup: March 3, 2014

Contents:

Message from the CA Director - 34 Days Until the Conference!

California News

  • State Senator Lou Correa Authors First Marijuana Bill Backed by Cops (California)
  • Editorial: California needs to solve medical marijuana mess first (California)
  • Robert Duncan Begins Prison Sentence For Working In Legal Medical Pot Shop (California)
  • Between the lines: Bee writers tackle pot culture, counter culture (California)
  • In the club (California)
  • City Council passes medical marijuana regulations (San Diego)
  • Medical marijuana dispensary takes on IRS over what it calls ‘punitive’ taxes (Sacramento)
  • Medical marijuana usage causes problems for tenants (San Francisco)
  • Berkeley medical marijuana dispensary certified by nonprofit advocacy group (Berkeley)
  • Weed proposes ban of outdoor marijuana cultivation (Weed)
  • California man sentenced In marijuana distribution conspiracy (Sioux Falls, SD)

Events

  • Monday, March 3, 2014 – Trial of Deborah and Dennis Little (Vista)
  • Monday, March 3, 2014 – Appeals Hearing for Aaron Sandusky (Pasadena)
  • Tuesday, March 4, 2014 – Preliminary Hearing for Laura Sharp (Chula Vista)
  • Thursday, March 13, 2014 – Weed City Council Meeting (Weed)
  • April 5-7, 2014 - The 2nd Annual National Medical Cannabis Unity Conference (Washington, DC)

Take Action

  • Help send a patient to Washington, DC, for the conference!
  • Join Americans for Safe Access (ASA)

ASA Website Spotlight

  • Return of Property
  • Free Online Services

ASA Merchandise

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

ASA Chapter & Affiliate Meetings

  • Tuesday, March 4, 2014 – San Francisco ASA (San Francisco)
  • Wednesday, March 5, 2014 – Yuba County ASA (Valley)
  • Thursday, March 6, 2014 – Sonoma ASA (Santa Rosa)
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