Mark Leno

9:02am

Thu October 3, 2013
Politics

Cannabis News Roundup: October 3, 2013

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California ready to approve hemp productions, with federal approval… Canada overhauls their medical cannabis production plan… “Little measurable effect” for cannabis users concerning health needs…  NORML moves closer to a Super Bowl ad… and more.

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2:36pm

Fri March 8, 2013
Cops & Courts

Cannabis News Roundup: March 8, 2013

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(Politico) // “The people in the federal hierarchy are in an impossible position” when it comes to cannabis regulation, according to US Senator Earl Blumenauer of Oregon. He hopes to correct that with federal legislation introduced Monday.

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1:50pm

Fri February 1, 2013
Cops & Courts

Cannabis News Roundup: February 1, 2013

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(SFGate) // Close Harborside Health Center in Oakland and “tens of thousands of patients” will be forced to buy cannabis on street corners. That’s the City of Oakland’s argument, as presented yesterday in the on-going forfeiture case against the mega-dispensary and the US Attorney. The US Attorney, in turn, says Oakland doesn’t have any legal rights in this case. No comment from the judge on her eventual decision.

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12:00pm

Thu June 28, 2012
Cops & Courts

Dispatches from the Inside: A prisoner's take on the War on Drugs

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Richard Gilliam is incarcerated at San Quentin State Prison. 

May 25, 2012

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