It appears the result of the Americans for Safe Access lobby at the capital was to double the sin tax a county can charge patients from 2.5% to 5% and to remove the requirement for a vote of the people in order to ban medical marijuana dispensaries in jurisdictions of over 50,000.
Barney Frank & Ron Paul introduce legislation that would reschedule or remove cannabis from the Controlled Substances Act schedule. Is the national strategy putting patients back on the firing line? The Big Lie, Proposition 19 was not legalization.
Videos and notes of the California NORML conference held in Berkeley, 29 Jan 11: quotes by Steph Sherer, Bill Panzer, Allison Margolin, Bruce Margolin, George Mull, Omar Figueroa, Joe Rogoway, and Ryan Landers.