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Tag Archives: Proposition 64

New State Legislation Merges 2015 Marijuana Legislation Into 2016’s Proposition 64

Posted in Medical Marijuana
The Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act (MAUCRSA or the “Act”) contains portions of the Medical Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act (MCRSA) that do not conflict with the Adult Use of Marijuana Act (AUMA) along with a variety of provisions designed to create a single, comprehensive regulatory system for commercial cannabis activity and… Continue Reading

Urgent: Trump Administration Statements about Recreational Marijuana May Affect Local Ordinances and Enforcement

Posted in Proposition 64
The Trump Administration has indicated it intends to crack down on states that allow recreational marijuana.  As reported in the Sacramento Bee on February 23, 2017, Trump Administration Press Secretary Sean Spicer has threatened “greater enforcement” of federal law on this subject.  It’s not yet clear what, when, or how such enforcement will occur.  Spicer… Continue Reading

What Will Marijuana Legalization Mean for Local Government?

Posted in Elections, Initiatives, Medical Marijuana, Proposition 215
On September 26, 2016, the Daily Journal published our article, “What pot legalization would mean for local governments.”  The article discusses the issues local government will address if Proposition 64 passes this November (which is expected).  This article can be accessed at the following link:  What Will Pot Legalization Mean… Continue Reading