Tom Ammiano's Medical Marijuana Bill Would Permit Sales

This article comes to us courtesy of SF Weekly’s The Snitch.

By Chris Roberts

Call it an industry, call it a movement, call it a gigantic scam. Law enforcement and politicians can’t agree what to call California’s medical marijuana scene, except to say it exists in a legal gray area.

And how. A dispensary operator in Vallejo was arrested last week — twice — because the police chief and a majority of the City Council believe state medical marijuana law doesn’t allow dispensaries to conduct “sales,” and because there’s no local ordinance allowing dispensaries, they’re illegal.

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