Marijuana social clubs won’t open anytime soon in South Portland

SOUTH PORTLAND — The possibility of South Portland becoming like Amsterdam in the Netherlands prompted city councilors to put off the question of allowing marijuana social clubs to open here. Instead, councilors directed city staff to continue developing less controversial licensing and zoning rules aimed at regulating marijuana growing, manufacturing, testing and retail operations after … Continue reading “Marijuana social clubs won’t open anytime soon in South Portland”

Mass Marijuana Raids Proposed by L.A. County Officials

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors is scheduled to consider a plan Wednesday to shut down all marijuana dispensaries in unincorporated areas of L.A. That would put about 70 medical collectives in the sheriff’s crosshairs, which has alarmed Los Angeles pot advocates. “We’re concerned for the county to take a position that’s enforcement-driven instead … Continue reading “Mass Marijuana Raids Proposed by L.A. County Officials”