Rent control loses a battle in Santa Rosa, but war rages on – San … – San Francisco Chronicle

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Rent control, one of the most divisive and emotional issues sweeping the Bay Area, lost a round in Santa Rosa Tuesday. In a special election, 52.5 percent of voters rejected Measure C, which would have implemented a rent- and eviction-control ordinance that Santa Rosa’s City Council passed 4-2 in August. The California Apartment Association and its allies collected enough signatures …

Rent control loses a battle in Santa Rosa, but war rages on – San Francisco Chronicle

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Rent control, one of the most divisive and emotional issues sweeping the Bay Area, lost a round in Santa Rosa Tuesday. In a special election, 52.5 percent of voters rejected Measure C, which would have implemented a rent- and eviction-control ordinance that Santa Rosa’s City Council passed 4-2 in August. The California Apartment Association and its allies collected enough signatures …

Police Logs: June 3, 2017 – Red Bluff Daily News – Red Bluff Daily News

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The following information is compiled from Red Bluff Police Department, Red Bluff Fire, Tehama County Sheriff’s Department, Corning Police Department, Corning Fire, Cal Fire and California Highway Patrol logs. Arrests John Anthony Ables: 30, of Corning was arrested Thursday in the 3500 block of 99W and booked into Tehama County Jail on the charges of battery of spouse, ex-spouse or …

California Senate advances bill to make pot use in cars an infraction – Los Angeles Times

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Drug bust on Santa Cruz Avenue in Menlo Park — InMenlo – InMenlo

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On May 23, 2017, the Menlo Park Police Special Investigations Unit (SIU) was made aware through community complaints that subjects on the 600 block of Santa Cruz Avenue were selling marijuana. SIU utilized an undercover Menlo Park Police Officer who posed as a prospective buyer. During the operation, the undercover officer made contact with a subject who facilitated a deal …

Santa Fe's five cannabis dispensaries serve a growing patient base – Santa Fe Reporter

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New Mexico’s medical cannabis program is an ongoing experiment. Long-standing federal limits on research into the plant’s medical uses have forced patients, doctors and dispensary owners to improvise their ways to wellness; meanwhile state regulations keep a lid on unbounded growth the industry might otherwise see. There’s virtually no limit to the ways cannabis can be harvested, cultivated, extracted, distilled …

Dispensary Land – Santa Fe Reporter

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New Mexico’s medical cannabis program is an ongoing experiment. Long-standing federal limits on research into the plant’s medical uses have forced patients, doctors and dispensary owners to improvise their ways to wellness; meanwhile state regulations keep a lid on unbounded growth the industry might otherwise see. There’s virtually no limit to the ways cannabis can be harvested, cultivated, extracted, distilled …

Man running on 101 in Sunnyvale among 3 killed on Bay Area freeways – The Mercury News

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SAN JOSE — A suspect in a police pursuit was killed late Monday after bailing out on northbound Highway 101, jumping over the center divide and being struck by an oncoming vehicle, authorities said. The fatality was one of three reported on Bay Area roadways within a roughly 4-hour period. It wasn’t immediately clear late Monday what sparked the chase, …

New Oral Swab Technology Determines If Drivers Are High on the Highway – JD Supra (press release)

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The California Legislature has yet to establish limits concerning cannabis consumption, following voters’ approval in November 2016 of Proposition 64, which allows recreational marijuana use. Unlike alcohol, measuring marijuana intoxication in a reliable way that can lead to admissible evidence in court has proven difficult. Although tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) − the chemical component of marijuana that causes a “high” − can …

United States: New Oral Swab Technology Determines If Drivers Are High On The Highway – Mondaq News Alerts (registration)

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New Oral Swab Technology Determines If Drivers Are High on the … – The National Law Review

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Tuesday, May 16, 2017 The California Legislature has yet to establish limits concerning cannabis consumption, following voters’ approval in November 2016 of Proposition 64, which allows recreational marijuana use. Unlike alcohol, measuring marijuana intoxication in a reliable way that can lead to admissible evidence in court has proven difficult. Although tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) − the chemical component of marijuana that causes …

When Jerry Hill gets ticked off, you might get a new law – Sacramento Bee

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Sen. Jerry Hill slowed his black Tesla to a stop at the intersection of Glenview Drive and Earl Avenue. He pointed to the sidewalk in front of a dirt lot. “Thirty-eight homes destroyed,” Hill said. “Eight people died.” Two years into his first term in the Assembly, a PG&E pipeline burst and ignited a fireball that blazed through this residential …

California legislator proposes new law to address misuse of disabled parking placards – Los Angeles Times

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Disabled parkers using 'dead' permits, look out – Sacramento Bee

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Using the disabled parking placard of someone who has passed on? A new bill aims to find you. A California lawmaker announced new legislation Wednesday to rein in the Department of Motor Vehicles’ disabled parking program after a state audit found widespread abuse of the system. The probe discovered that nearly 35,000 people with active DMV-issued disabled parking privileges as …