Medical Marijuana

Los Angeles Councilmember Bill Rosendahl (credit: Amanda Edwards/Getty Images)

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

Los Angeles City Councilman Bill Rosendahl. (credit: CBS)

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

Many moms are using medical marijuana to alleviate pain. (credit: CBS)

When These Moms Use Pot, It’s Not Always In The Kitchen

Some moms go the more traditional route when it comes to alleviating their pain.But others are using something decidedly different.

09/26/2012

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Fed Crackdown On Pot Shops Extends To LA

Nearly a year after U.S. attorneys in California pledged to crack down on medical marijuana, federal prosecutors filed three lawsuits Tuesday against properties in Los Angeles that house pot shops and sent 68 letters warning other sites to close or face possible charges.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/25/2012

Los Angeles City Councilman Bill Rosendahl. (credit: CBS)

LA Councilman Makes Triumphant Return After Taking Off To Battle Cancer

Los Angeles Councilman Bill Rosendahl made a triumphant return to City Hall Tuesday after taking nearly two months off to battle cancer.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/11/2012

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L.A. City Attorney Warns Marijuana Dispensaries To Close By Sept. 6

Marijuana dispensaries in Los Angeles have been warned – close by Sept. 6 or face court action and fines.

08/15/2012

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LAPD Seize 50 Pounds Of Marijuana At Woodland Hills Pot Shop, Home

Police Wednesday seized about $10,000 and 50 pounds of marijuana at a medical marijuana dispensary and a home in Woodland Hills.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/02/2012

Los Angeles Councilmember Bill Rosendahl (credit: Amanda Edwards/Getty Images)

Councilman Bill Rosendahl Says He Has Cancer

Los Angeles City Councilman Bill Rosendahl has announced in a blog post that he has been diagnosed with cancer in his pelvic area.

08/01/2012

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Medical Marijuana Concerns Bring Down Santa Monica’s Proposed Ban On Residential Smoking

Santa Monica’s proposed residential smoking ban has failed because of the ordinance’s possible effect on medical marijuana users.

07/26/2012

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