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Marijuana Advocates Take Cautious Approach to White House Warning

Marijuana Advocates Take Cautious Approach to White House Warning

Marijuana Advocates Take Cautious Approach to White House Warning

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer on Thursday made comments about marijuana that both ignited concern in some and sparked hope in others within the state of California.

In California, Proposition 64 Could Bring Less Tax Revenue Than Once Expected

In California, Proposition 64 Could Bring Less Tax Revenue Than Once Expected

Medical marijuana patients in California are getting a tax break, and that could mean less money for the state’s coffers. The Board of Equalization recently notified users they do not have to pay sales tax on medical pot if they have both a recommendation from a doctor and the appropriate identification card.

Billionaire Activists Are Fueling the Campaign to Legalize Pot

Billionaire Activists Are Fueling the Campaign to Legalize Pot

Observers say the outpouring of cash for the initiative is, in part, due to recognition by the national movement against marijuana prohibition that this may be the best chance in years to pass legalization in California, which could spark similar changes in other states.

Advocates Sue Anti-Marijuana Campaign in California

Advocates Sue Anti-Marijuana Campaign in California

Organizers behind the Yes on 64 campaign have filed a lawsuit to force the California Secretary of State to remove statements made by opponents that would be appear in the voter information guide for November’s election.

Golden in California: Adult Use of Marijuana Act Qualifies for Ballot

Golden in California: Adult Use of Marijuana Act Qualifies for Ballot

On June 28, 2016, California Secretary of State Alex Padilla announced that the Adult Use of Marijuana Act, a ballot initiative legalizing recreational marijuana in the state, had enough signatures to qualify for the 2016 November ballot.


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