Not a Good day for Medical Marijuana in America

Vapir No2 Portable Vaporizer

Medical marijuana dispensary on Ventura Boulev...

Top news today on Medical Marijuana is not all good that’s for sure. Court rules in Riverside California case stating that it is OK for local government to ban dispensaries despite the state law that has legalized it. The Feds are stepping up on West Coast dispensaries and trying to shut them down.

And much more you can read below. It appears that the will of the people and state laws are being totally ignored or overruled at every turn. The fight to get Medical Marijuana available to those that need it is far from won. We need to keep up the pressure. If you haven’t already, consider joining our “Take Action” Petition and Newsletter by CLICKING HERE today.

MEDICAL MARIJUANA: Local governments can ban dispensaries, court rules
Press-Enterprise
In a case that originated in Riverside, the California Supreme Court ruled 7-0 that local governments can ban medical marijuana dispensaries. The court said nothing in current laws authorizing medical marijuana in California grants a “right” of
See all stories on this topic »

Press-Enterprise
Medical Marijuana Inc.: Whistling Dixie, Blowing Smoke
Seeking Alpha
I have been so focused on transparency and accounting issues that I have missed what may be an even bigger part of the story: Medical Marijuana Inc. (MJNA.PK) gets no benefit from sales of Dixie Elixirs and other Dixie products in Colorado. I first
See all stories on this topic »
Montana’s Medical Marijuana Battle: “Code of the West” Filmmaker Rebecca
Reason
The film chronicles the legislative battle over a bill that would repeal the state’s 2004 legalization of medical marijuana. The fight was spurred by some Montanans’ concerns over the appearance of medical marijuana dispensaries and advertisements in
See all stories on this topic »
Feds Ramp Up Crackdowns On Medical Marijuana Dispensaries
ThinkProgress
In several West Coast cities, federal officials are initiating a new round of crackdowns against dispensaries that are seemingly complying with state medical marijuana law. In Seattle, 11 dispensaries received shutdown warnings. In San Francisco
See all stories on this topic »

ThinkProgress
Medical Cannabis Advocates to Rally in Statewide Protest Against the Feds
SF Weekly (blog)
Medical cannabis supporters will rally in front of the San Francisco Federal Building at noon today, joining Sacramento and Los Angeles to protest the feds’ nonstop stonewalling of California medical marijuana laws. Rally organizers are urging
See all stories on this topic »

SF Weekly (blog)
Texas Penalty Reduction Bill Advances, Medical Marijuana Bill Awaits Vote
The Daily Chronic
AUSTIN, TX — As the legalization of marijuana — and marijuana reform in general — has gained traction across the country, legislators in Texas are considering several bills that would reduce the penalties for some marijuana offenses.. Introduced in
Enhanced by Zemanta


Tagged , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>