Gavin Newsom http://kalw.org en Cannabis News Roundup: 03.21.14 http://kalw.org/post/cannabis-news-roundup-032114 <p><strong><em>E-cigarettes to be regulated like tobacco in San Francisco… Green light on federal study called “great day”… Help the Forest Service clean up illegal grow sites… and more.</em></strong></p><p></p><p><strong><em>LEGALIZATION</em></strong></p><p><strong><a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/03/20/alabama-medical-marijuana_n_5003301.html?utm_hp_ref=marijuana">Alabama Legislature unanimously approves CBD bill</a></strong> // <em>Reuters</em></p> Fri, 21 Mar 2014 16:51:46 +0000 Steven Short 41275 at http://kalw.org Cannabis News Roundup: 03.21.14 San Francisco’s Proposition B takes its role in affordable housing debate http://kalw.org/post/san-francisco-s-proposition-b-takes-its-role-affordable-housing-debate <p class="p1">Once blighted and clogged with cars, the Embarcadero is now a promenade of upscale restaurants, farmers markets, and a walkable Bay Trail. As development all over San Francisco barrels forward, residents are being asked to decide what they envision for the future of the city’s frontage.</p><p class="p1">Tomorrow, San Francisco voters will cast ballots for or against a controversial luxury condo development across from Pier 3. The long-disputed 8 Washington project would bring multimillion-dollar housing to a 3.2-acre lot on the city’s waterfront.</p> Mon, 04 Nov 2013 22:24:44 +0000 Liz Pfeffer 35422 at http://kalw.org San Francisco’s Proposition B takes its role in affordable housing debate Cannabis News Roundup: October 18, 2013 http://kalw.org/post/cannabis-news-roundup-october-18-2013 <p><strong><em>Supreme Court rejects appeal to reclassify cannabis… Governor Brown vetoes drug sentencing bill… Lt. Governor Newsom heads ACLU legalization panel… Safety warnings… Dalai Lama warns against “crazy mind”… and more.</em></strong></p><p><strong><em>LEGISLATION &amp; LEGALIZATION</em></strong></p> Fri, 18 Oct 2013 18:52:59 +0000 Steven Short 34651 at http://kalw.org Cannabis News Roundup: October 18, 2013 Cannabis News Roundup: April 19, 2013 http://kalw.org/post/cannabis-news-roundup-april-19-2013 <p><strong>“Governor Gavin” calls for end to Drug War… News from Washington… Happy 4/20… and more!</strong></p><p>(CA Dem.Conv.) // “Governor Gavin” Newsom outlined some of his accomplishments last weekend while he was at the helm of the California ship of state, filling in while Governor Jerry Brown was in China. He jokes that his gubernatorial library is being built in the back of a cannabis dispensary in San Francisco’s Haight Ashbury.</p> Thu, 18 Apr 2013 23:19:11 +0000 Steven Short 25988 at http://kalw.org Cannabis News Roundup: April 19, 2013 Valentine's Day Anniversary: A 55-year love story http://kalw.org/post/valentines-day-anniversary-55-year-love-story <P></P> <P></P> <P><FONT size=3 face="Times New Roman"><SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 12pt">&nbsp;&nbsp;</SPAN></FONT></P> <P><FONT size=3 face="Times New Roman"><SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 12pt">Tonight at 7, Out in the Bay honors one of San Francisco's favorite couples -- pioneering activists Phyllis Lyon and the late Del Martin. They co-founded the nation's first lesbian political organization, the Daughters of Bilitis, in 1955. They were together more than 55 years before they could legally wed, as the first same-sex couple to marry in San Francisco City Hall. Thu, 14 Feb 2013 16:49:38 +0000 Eric Jansen 23126 at http://kalw.org Valentine's Day Anniversary: A 55-year love story