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Medical Marijuana

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Keidel: NFL Mansions And Expansions

Forever high on hubris, the sport is pondering extra games, playoff teams, and new franchises, perhaps in London or Los Angeles. And it feels like all are in the name of profit, not principle.

02/07/2014

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LA City Attorney Cracking Down On Pot Dispensaries

Medical marijuana dispensaries in Los Angeles are feeling the effects of a voter-approved crackdown.

10/12/2013

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Landlord Challenges Feds In Calif. Medical Pot Case

Tony Jalali now is fighting back, challenging the efforts of federal prosecutors who are using a well-established law that allows for the seizure of property linked to criminal activity.

06/29/2013

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Voters Show Strong Support For Measure To Cap Number Of Pot Shops

Early ballot returns Tuesday night showed that voters strongly supported a measure that would cap the number of medical marijuana shops in Los Angeles.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/21/2013

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California State Senate Restricts Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

California would take steps to regulate the sale of medical marijuana under a bill approved Monday by the state Senate, restricting cannabis dispensaries that federal prosecutors say have grown out of control.

05/20/2013

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Fate Of LA Pot Shops Left To Voters

Los Angeles politicians have struggled for more than five years to regulate medical marijuana, trying to balance the needs of the sick against neighborhood concerns that pot shops attract crime.

05/19/2013

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Voters To Decide Future Of Medical Marijuana In Los Angeles

In addition to the election of a new mayor next week, voters will also be deciding the future of medical marijuana dispensaries in Los Angeles.

05/15/2013

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Councilman Credits Marijuana For Helping Put His Cancer In Remission

Los Angeles Councilman Bill Rosendahl announced Thursday his cancer is in remission.

05/02/2013

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Ex-Cudahy Mayor Sentenced To A Year In Prison In Bribery Case

The former mayor of Cudahy has been sentenced to a year in prison for his role in taking cash bribes from a businessman who wanted to open a medical marijuana dispensary.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/28/2013

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Ex-Cudahy Official Sentenced To 5 Years Probation In Extortion Scheme

A former Cudahy city official was sentenced Monday to five years of probation for his part in a scheme to extort a businessman who wanted to open a medical marijuana dispensary in the city.

01/07/2013

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Pot Shops Suing City Of Long Beach Over Police Raids

Nearly a dozen pot dispensaries are suing the city of Long Beach, claiming police are raiding their businesses and illegally seizing money and property to try and force them out of business.

01/04/2013

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LA City Clerk Approves Medical Marijuana Petition

The Los Angeles City Clerk has approved a petition that aims to get a question on next May’s ballot asking voters to limit medical marijuana dispensaries in the city.

10/29/2012

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Calif. Pot Dispensary Chief Convicted On Drug Charges

Federal prosecutors in Southern California say a medical marijuana dispensary president has been convicted on several drug-related charges.

10/12/2012

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LA City Councilman Battling Cancer Will Not Seek Re-Election

Los Angeles City Councilman Bill Rosendahl said Monday he will not run for re-election in March.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/08/2012

City Council Votes To Repeal Ban On Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

The Los Angeles City Council voted Tuesday to repeal the ban on storefront medical marijuana dispensaries.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/02/2012

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