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The M Files

Nevada County Republican Party supports Measure W

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. February 15, 2016 - RESOLUTION 1-2016 SUPPORT FOR June 2016 Nevada County Marijuana Ballot Measure W WHEREAS, the Nevada County Board of Supervisors,...

Final December 19th CAG Meeting before proposed regulations head to BOS

December 18, 2017 - The Cannabis Regulation Community Advisory Group (CAG) has met nine times over the last seven months to discuss and develop recommendations...

Bill to Remove March 1 Deadline Stays on Track

Sacramento, Calif. January 20, 2016 - AB 21, the bill that would remove the March 1 deadline included in last year’s Medical Marijuana Regulation...

Sessions to Encourage Federal Prosecution of Marijuana in States Where It’s Legal

New York, N.Y. January 4, 2018 - Attorney General Jeff Sessions will reportedly revoke a policy today that had encouraged federal prosecutors to stay...

TRO denied, hearing set for Thursday in Measure W writ

NEVADA CITY, Calif. March 15, 2016 - Nevada County Superior Court Judge Heidelberger denied a Temporary Restraining Order (TRO) in the case dealing with...

W To Fail, Bye Bye Y – Measures don’t fare well with Nevada County...

NEVADA COUNTY, Calif. June 8, 2016 - Nevada County voters appear to have dealt defeats to county-wide Measure W and to Nevada City's Measure...

Ryan Stoa: From wine to weed: Keeping the marijuana farm small and local

August 20, 2016 - In November, voters in as many as 12 states will see a marijuana legalization initiative on their ballots. Marijuana is...

Amended writ against Measure W filed

NEVADA CITY, Calif. March 14, 2016 - An amendment to the writ filed by attorney Heather Burke on behalf of  Forrest Hurd, dealing with...

Explainer: Making a point at the BOS

NEVADA CITY, Calif. January 10, 2016 - Tuesday's Nevada County Board of Supervisors (BOS) meeting will deal with a proposed ban on the outdoor...

Measure W, a total ban on medical marijuana?

NEVADA CITY, Calif. March 13, 2016 - Measure W's revised impartial analysis, a result of a court ruling granting the Order to Show Cause...

The Mountain Messenger | The pols think we’re stupid. Obviously.

NEVADA CITY, Calif. January 22, 2016 - County supervisors down here have joined company with some of the best con artists in the country;...

Live! The Nevada County BOS meeting on Outdoor Marijuana Cultivation Ban

Nevada City, Calif. January 12, 2016 - Live reporting from the Nevada County BOS meeting. On the afternoon agenda, a proposed amendment on the...

Ray Oliver: Interim Ordinance Continues to Ban Outdoor Cultivation

July 25, 2016 - The Board of Supervisors’ is not honoring the will of the voters who voted to repeal the ban on outdoor...

Measure W on the June ballot

NEVADA CITY, Calif. February 11, 2016 - The Nevada County Elections Office today published the Notice of Election, listing all local elected positions and...

California Department of Tax and Fee Administration Adds ‘Fresh’ Category for Cannabis Cultivation Tax

Sacramento January 11, 2018 - The California Department of Tax and Fee Administration (CDTFA) has added a new category and rate for the cannabis...

Mia Gleason: Grower’s Representatives Show Patience, Cooperation

NEVADA CITY, Calif. July 26, 2016 - The negotiators for the cannabis farmers have demonstrated an incredible amount of patience and cooperation. I’m sure that...

Marijuana Cultivation Measure will not reverse outdoor growing ban, even if voters reject it

Update: Thanks to BOS Chair Dan Miller for his response to our request for comment: "We are setting up a meeting with county counsel...

Separating Myth From Fact: Drug Policy Alliance Releases New Marijuana Facts Booklet

July 28, 2016 - Today, the Drug Policy Alliance released Marijuana Facts, intended for non-expert audiences seeking answers to some of the most common...

AG Becerra Urges Congress to Incorporate $6.7 Billion Cannabis Industry into Banking System

SACRAMENTO, Jan. 16, 2018 – Attorney General Xavier Becerra today joined a bipartisan group of 18 state attorneys general in urging Congress to advance legislation that will enable the cannabis industry...

CDFA now accepting applications for annual cannabis cultivation licenses

SACRAMENTO, January 2, 2018 - The California Department of Food and Agriculture's CalCannabis program has begun accepting applications for annual commercial licenses for cultivators,...