While much attention is given to California’s Prop 64 legalization initiative, less is known about the 62 city and county measures coming up for a vote that affect marijuana taxes, regulations, and bans throughout the state. California NORML’s Ellen Komp joins us to discuss some of the highlights and lowlights of the various local votes.
I received the following action alert out of California today: With Attorney General Jeff Sessions nixing the Justice Department’s protections for state-legal marijuana businesses, we need our members of Congress to take a stand now more than ever. As ranking member of the Judiciary Committee, California’s senior senator — Dianne […]
Five states are deciding whether to legalize marijuana for adults this election. But there are some pot smokers in those states who are voting against these measures. They feel like medical/decrim is good enough. They complain it’s not True Legalization™ since there will still be some marijuana crimes. They predict […]
California Sends Signal to Washington to Stay Out of State-Sanctioned Marijuana Policies and Laws Last night, the California State Assembly passed legislation that would prohibit state and local agencies from using resources to assist federal law enforcement authorities with marijuana enforcement against people in compliance with California state law. The […]