California’s new attorney general gearing up to defend legal weed, other policies

Published: Jan 5, 2017, 8:50 am • Updated: Jan 5, 2017, 8:50 am By Jonathan J. Cooper, The Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Gov. Jerry Brown on Tuesday nominated Xavier Becerra to be California’s next attorney general, beginning what is likely to be a smooth confirmation for the longtime Democratic…

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Oakland Continues Legal Action To Defend World’s Largest Medical Cannabis Dispensary

The City of Oakland filed a petition on October 5 for rehearing en banc in the US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. The filing follows a federal ruling in August that Oakland couldn’t challenge the federal government’s forfeiture action in July 2012 against Harborside Health Center. The continued…

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