Nov 19 2009

Santa Cruz considers ban on more medical marijuana dispensaries

The Santa Cruz Planning Commission will have a hearing tonight, 19 Nov 09 at 7:00 PM on proposals to ban additional dispensaries, allow the sales of clones as well as on-site cultivation, and increase the set-back from residential property from 50 to 600 feet. To date, the city has no licensed production houses.  Current regulations Continue reading →

Nov 18 2009

WAMM issues press release supporting medical marijuana dispensaries

PRESS RELEASE – For Immediate Release DATE: Wednesday, November 18, 2009 CONTACT: Joe Paquin, 831-425-0580, joe at wamm.org Manager of the Wo/Men’s Alliance for Medical Marijuana (WAMM).   Santa Cruz, CA. – The Wo/Men’s Alliance for Medical Marijuana (WAMM), would like to voice our concern with the upcoming medical marijuana dispensary ban. On Thursday, November Continue reading →

Sep 27 2009

WAMMFest incident videos

Posted by J. Craig Canada in downtown ordinances, Smoking & Public Use, wamm

Pretty much all of my writing for the past several months has been on Examiner.com. Click on the title of my previous blog entry for a list of my most recent articles. WAMM has an annual fundraiser in the park for years now. Several years ago the city banned smoking in the park. Last year Continue reading →

Jan 12 2009

The State of The Movement

The Movement is in pretty sorry shape if you ask me. The death-blow came from right here in Santa Cruz, California with the Mentch case. What is important about this case is that it essentially will make it impossible for patients to get cannabis as only patients will be able to grow and distribute it, Continue reading →