Legal Matters in the Community
In 1996, the United States Supreme Court ruled that the legalization of medical marijuana in California did not protect users or distributors from federal prosecution. Since then, medical marijuana dispensaries, cardholders, and cultivators have consistently dealt with raids and federal crimes charges. Throughout the years, communities and supporters of medical marijuana in California have stood … Continue reading Federal Raids on California Cannabis Collectives
In a huge win for users of medical marijuana here in the golden state, the California State Assembly, Senate, and the Governor’s Office have agreed to pass two laws which will make medical marijuana “100 percent legal.” AB 266 deems all non-personal marijuana use “commercial,” setting forth requirements and regulations in order to oversee the … Continue reading California Announces Medical Marijuana Will be Legal in 2016
Posted in Legal Matters in the Community on March 8, 2015
Since long before the Graton Casino (Casino), located in Rohnert Park, opened its doors, the “Stop the Casino 101 Coalition” had been working to get the casino shut down. Why? Because they believe having a casino in the county will lead to an increase in instances of child neglect, domestic violence, substance abuse, financial hardship, … Continue reading Will the Graton Casino be Shut Down?