A Superior Court judge Tuesday morning issued a temporary restraining order preventing the operation of a local medical marijuana farmers market.
Early ballot returns Tuesday night showed that voters strongly supported a measure that would cap the number of medical marijuana shops in Los Angeles.
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.
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.
Los Angeles Councilman Bill Rosendahl announced Thursday his cancer is in remission.