Jun 27 2009

The marijuana subtext of Rocky & Bullwinkle

Posted by J. Craig Canada in Examiner.com, rocky and bullwinkle

If a moose could have berriesthey would look like marijuana buds. Does anyone remember Rocky and Bullwinkle and friends? When I was growing up, Saturday morning was spent in front of the television watching cartoons, and Rocky & Bullwinkle was one of my favorites.  It was clever, smart, and inspired. Several months ago I found Continue reading →

Jun 23 2009

We got trouble, right here in River City

Posted by J. Craig Canada in Medical Marijuana

This interim ordinance is necessary in that there is a current and immediate threat to the public health, safety, or welfare, and that the approval of additional use permits, building permits, or any other applicable entitlement for medical marijuana dispensaries and production houses which are required in order to comply with a zoning ordinance would Continue reading →

Jun 23 2009

Santa Cruz passes 45-day moratorium on marijuana dispensaries

Posted by J. Craig Canada in Examiner.com, moratoriums, Santa Cruz

The Santa Cruz city council passed unanimously by voice vote this afternoon an emergency 45-day moratorium on medical marijuana dispensaries, though mayor Cynthia Matthews said “motion approved” so quickly after calling for a voice vote of those “opposed” that it was impossible to tell if anyone was opposed.  It is expected this will be followed Continue reading →

Jun 23 2009

Santa Cruz considers medical marijuana dispensary moratorium

Posted by J. Craig Canada in Examiner.com, moratoriums, Santa Cruz

On Tuesday, June 23, at 3pm in City Council Chambers the Santa Cruz City Council will consider an Emergency Moratorium on Medical Marijuana Dispensaries. The first public notice of this Emergency meeting was an article published in The Santa Cruz Sentinel on 21 Jun 2009. The Agenda Report posted on the city’s website mentions that Continue reading →