Free Medical Marijuana for Californians and No More Taxes on Donors

California Gov. Gavin Newsom has signed SB 34, a bill that eliminates taxes on charitable donations of medical marijuana for patients with severe chronic illnesses. Since California legalized the use of marijuana for medical purposes in 1996, not-for-profit compassionate care programs have helped ensure access to marijuana for low-income Californians. To support the programs, for-profit […]

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Marijuana Arrests Climb For Third Consecutive Year

According to data released by the FBI on Monday, marijuana arrests rose again in 2018, extending a two-year streak of increases that defies what many perceive as a nationwide trend toward liberalization.  According to the report, 608,775 arrests were made for marijuana possession in 2018 compared with 599,282 in 2017. That’s an arrest for possession […]

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