Dispensary Bans Debated at Cal High Court

The California Republic flag, complete with marijuana leaf.

On Tuesday, the California Supreme Court heard oral arguments within the case of City of Riverside vs. Inland Empire Patients Health and Wellness Center. At concern is whether or not California state regulation, particularly Proposition 215 and Senate Bill 420, preempt counties and cities from banning medical marijuana dispensaries inside their jurisdictions.

David Downs has a superb play-by-play right here, though the editorializing within the publish comes with the caveat of being one man’s opinion. Downs could also be uncommonly educated about hashish politics in California, however solely the judges themselves understand how they plan to vote.

Worth a learn.

Jeremy Daw is a contributor of Cannabis Now Magazine and the writer of Weed the People: From Founding Fiber to Forbidden Fruit. After learning English Literature at the University of Texas, philosophy at NYU, and regulation at Harvard, he launched into a profession of writing about his favourite plant. As an professional within the regulation, historical past, and politics surrounding hashish sativa L., Jeremy offers distinctive perception and evaluation for cannabisnow.com.


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