On May 3, 2016, the United States dropped its case against Harborside Health Center, a nonprofit medical marijuana dispensary in Oakland, California, as reported by KGO-TV.
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OAKLAND, Calif., May 3, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Today Harborside’s Executive Director Steve DeAngelo and lead attorney Henry Wykowski, with city officials on board, will present the facts of the dismissal and take questions during a press conference on the steps of Oakland’s City Hall.
OAKLAND, Calif., July 30, 2015 /Weed Wire/ — On Wednesday U.S. Attorney Melinda Haag from Northern California announced her departure, effective September 1. Since 2011 Ms. Haag shuttered more than 600 state-compliant medical cannabis dispensaries by threatening to seize their leased properties from landlords.