Month: October 2014

Cannabis coalition launches campaign to overturn dispensary bans in Upland

WE MADE FRONT PAGE OF THE INLAND VALLEY PAPER! UPLAND >>Standing in front of City Hall on Wednesday, nearly a dozen members of the California Cannabis Coalition and residents announced a campaign to overturn the city’s ban on marijuana dispensaries. The coalition held a news conference Wednesday saying it would start circulating an initiative and gather the necessary signatures to…

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Another win for California Cannabis Coalition board member and legal staff

Good news from the front line of the cannabis war California Cannabis Coalition board member and legal staff Michael Cindrich has another win. Another victory for CCC board member Michael Cindrich last week. 172 plant felony cultivation case dismissed by the prosecution. Client hired him after his former attorney tried to convince him to plead guilty and accept stipulated jail…

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Federal judge grants preliminary injunction against county of Lake over warrantless marijuana searches

LAKE COUNTY, Calif. – A United States District Court judge on Tuesday granted a group of medical marijuana patients a preliminary injunction against the county of Lake’s enforcement of marijuana cultivation rules through warrantless searches. US District Judge Thelton Henderson enjoined the county of Lake, its employees and officers from enforcing Ordinance No. 2997 – known also as Measure N…

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Three Studies Shed New Light on the Effectiveness of Cannabis in Epilepsy

By: American Epilepsy Society WEST HARTFORD, CT, Oct. 14, 2014 – In advance of the American Epilepsy Society’s (AES) Annual Meeting in December, the organization has offered highlights of groundbreaking research being studied at a number of institutions regarding the effectiveness of cannibidiol (CBD) and its derivatives as a viable treatment for people with epilepsy. The first of three studies…

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Weedmaps and Nuggetry Sell Out Medical Cannabis Community

 Why would Weedmaps and Nuggetry support and fund a highly restrictive measure to lock down and tax medical cannabis is Santa Ana, CA when there is already a much better cannabis initiative option on the Ballot?   According to the “Yes on BB” website: “The Santa Ana Mayor, City Council, City Manager, and City Attorney placed Measure BB on the…

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