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Early Returns Suggest Voters Favor Taxing Marijuana Dispensaries

Time to be blunt! The cash-strapped city of Los Angeles could soon have a new source of revenue, with early returns from Tuesday’s election indicating voters strongly favor taxing medical marijuana dispensaries.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/08/2011

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Medical Marijuana Tax, Pension Cuts Up For Grabs In LA Election

It’s Election Day in Los Angeles once again, with voters deciding on everything from a tax on oil and medical pot to vacant City Council seats.


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Upland Nursery Petitions Court For Right To Grow Medical Marijuana

A Southern California nursery has gone to court in a bid to grow medical marijuana.


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Pot-Growing Equipment Sparks Santa Monica House Fire

Police say faulty wiring and equipment for growing marijuana sparked a fire that damaged a three-story house and slightly injured two people.


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Dana Point Shuts Down 3 Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

A Southern California coastal city has shut down three medical marijuana dispensaries for routine building and municipal code violations.


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Entrepeneur To Launch Line Of ‘Soda Pot’

A California entrepreneur has plans to market a line medical marijuana soft drinks.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–01/24/2011

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Pot Clinics Fight To Stay Open

Months after Los Angeles ran a majority of medical marijuana dispensaries out of town by passing strict regulations, the ubiquitous shops are cropping up again.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/24/2010

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Appeals Panel Says Judge Must Hear Lawsuit Challenging Anaheim’s Medical Pot Ban

A state appeals panel says an Orange County judge must hear a lawsuit challenging the city of Anaheim’s ban on medical marijuana dispensaries.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/06/2010

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Medical Marijuana Shop Robbed But Not For Loot

Police say a medical marijuana shop was robbed in San Diego on Thanksgiving but the thieves took pot and not cash.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/25/2010

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LA City Council To Consider Easing Regulations On Marijuana Dispensaries

The Los Angeles City Council will review a proposed ordinance that would ease its tough new regulations on medical marijuana dispensaries.


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LA Will Consider Taxing Medical Marijuana Clinics

Cash-strapped Los Angeles is considering joining other cities in charging tax on medical marijuana.


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Medical Marijuana Convention Hits Anaheim

While Anaheim continues to ban medical marijuana dispensaries within its borders, the city-owned Convention Center is hosting this weekend’s event for people 18 and over.


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LA City Council Set To Ease Medical Pot Restrictions

The City Council on Friday moved to ease the city’s stringent medical marijuana regulations with an amendment that could allow up to 140 dispensaries to remain open.


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3 Kids Sickened By Cookies Tainted With Marijuana

Officials in Huntington Beach said three children had to be taken to a hospital Wednesday when they mistakenly ate marijuana-laced cookies.

CBS Los Angeles–10/21/2010

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LA Medical Pot Distributors Want More Outlets

Medical marijuana operators want more pot dispensaries in Los Angeles.