Berkeley delays 4th medical cannabis dispensary The Berkeley City Council has delayed discussion on opening a fourth medical cannabis dispensary since the current federal attitude toward dispensaries has made it all but impossible to site them in Berkeley. At Tuesday’s City Council meeting, City Councilman Darryl Moore made a motion to table consideration of a measure to establish rules for opening a new dispensary. Mayor Tom Bates seconded ...
June 13, 2013 - Berkeleyside
Reed Gusciora in THE Weed Blog (blog) In a news release, Gusciora said, "One such benefit could be patent rights from the development of new strains and treatments for medicinal marijuana. Students could also learn everything from pain management strategies to running a dispensary."
Don Lane in San Jose Mercury News My primary concern is that our local ordinance and state law seemed to me to say a dispensary can only be a co-op or collective,Councilman Don Lane said. "Both models are democratically controlled and member-oriented."
Ed Reyes in Xinhua Right now, medical marijuana is very accessible -- there's a dispensary in almost every corner -- and that has had a direct whiplash effect,Reyes said. "Now we're going to the other extreme."