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Proposition 19 (California, 2010)

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  • Long Beach City Council votes to pursue medical marijuana tax

     
    The Long Beach City Council voted 8 to 1 on Tuesday night to hold a public hearing next month on whether to place a measure on the November ballot that would levy a 5% tax on medical marijuana collectives. The......
  • Long Beach looking to cash in on medical marijuana

     
    Long Beach is looking to join a handful of California cities seeking to boost city funds by taxing medical marijuana. The City Council on Tuesday will consider a proposal to place a measure on the November ballot that would place......
  • Prop. 19 approval could decrease marijuana costs, increase consumption, report says

     
    The cost of marijuana would drop as much as 80% and consumption would rise if Californians vote for Proposition 19, the legalization measure on the November ballot, researchers at Rand’s Drug Policy Research Center have concluded in a detailed analysis....
  • Brand X Files: Is Kate Hudson rocker's 'Muse'? Conan gets Emmy nod over Jay. Priest allegedly steals church $ for male escorts

     
    Kate Hudson reportedly "smitten" by Muse rocker Matt Bellamy: After performing at Britain's Glastonbury Festival, Bellamy flew to Greece to join Hudson and her family, including her son, Ryder, on vacation. (New York Post)LeBron James' last day as a...
  • Feinstein backs effort to defeat marijuana legalization

     
    Sen. Dianne Feinstein, California’s senior senator, has lent her support to the campaign to defeat Proposition 19, the marijuana legalization measure on the state’s November ballot. The prominent Democrat, first elected to the Senate in 1992, signed...
  • Today on PolitiCal: Boxer-Fiorina a tossup. Feinstein just says no. California hearts Obama

     
    Here are some of the stories we're following Tuesday on PolitiCal: Barbara Boxer's reelection bid is now officially considered a tossup by Congress-watchers in Washington. A new poll shows Californians still approve of the job Barack Obama is doing as.......
  • Union endorses initiative to legalize marijuana in California

     
    The 200,000-member United Food and Commercial Workers, Western States Council, on Wednesday announced its support for Proposition 19, the initiative to legalize marijuana in California. “The Western States Council is endorsing Proposition 19 based...
  • Marijuana legalization initiative had only $62,000 in cash on hand at end of June, according to new report

     
    The campaign to pass Proposition 19, the marijuana legalization initiative, had just $62,000 in cash to spend at the end of June, according to a campaign finance report filed today, an amount far short of what would be needed to......
  • Poll: Effort to Legalize Pot in California Falling Short

    Poll: Effort to Legalize Pot in California Falling Short
    SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- A Field Poll released Friday suggests trouble for supporters of a California ballot proposition seeking to legalize marijuana for recreational use. The survey found 48 percent of likely voters oppose the initiative while 44...
  • From the Back Pew: Saturday vs. Sunday Mass

    I would like to thank two colleagues, photographer Raul Roa and sports editor Jeff Tully, for pointing out to me last week that those who do not wish to go to Mass on Sunday but instead wish to watch a major sporting event can indeed go to the Saturday...
  • In Theory: A proposition on marijuana

    Despite criticism from some religious leaders who have called on her to resign her post, Alice Huffman, president of the NAACP's California chapter, said last week that she will not retract her support of an initiative to legalize marijuana in the state,...
  • Mailbag: Green chamber won't be competition

    Transition Laguna has accomplished a lot in the year or so it has existed, including the remarkable and very well attended 'Unleashing' this last spring. Walk through Laguna Village and you'll find signs marking Transition "pocket gardens" on nearly every...