Tag: Attorney General



In the last few days, California Senator and presidential hopeful Kamala Harris embraced and expanded on her full support of federal cannabis legalization.
February 12, 2019Lane Trachy


The cannabis community was collectively relieved at the news of William Barr’s AG appointment as he has stated that he will observe state cannabis laws.
January 29, 2019Lane Trachy


Republican Sen. Jeff Sessions For Attorney General, Puts Legalized Marijuana At Risk Possible new Attorney General thinks marijuana isn't for "good people"- Sen. Sessions, whom Trump has stated he plans to appoint as attorney general, has strong opposition to marijuana. "We need grown-ups in charge in Washington to say marijuana is not the ... Read More
November 21, 2016Daily Dose
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"We want to find a pathway forward. But if it comes to it, the Washington Attorney General’s Office will be prepared for a legal fight” WA Attorney General Bob Ferguson. By Kevin Robillard  |  Published in Politico.com Washington Gov. Jay Inslee said a Tuesday meeting with Attorney General Eric Holder was a “confidence ... Read More
January 24, 2013Sam Sabzehzar
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By Kris Hermes  |  Published in Americans for Safe Access A coalition of medical marijuana patients, activists, dispensing centers, and concerned citizens has compelled public officials to stand up to recent federal attacks. Last week, the coalition "San Francisco United for Safe Access" held a press conference with several city supervisors and ... Read More
April 6, 2012Sam Sabzehzar
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By Kris Hermes |  Published in Americans for Safe Access At a press conference earlier today in Providence, Rhode Island, U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder was peppered with questions about medical marijuana. This is understandable, given that a month ago U.S. Attorney Peter Neronha sent a letter to Rhode Island Governor Lincoln Chafee ... Read More
June 2, 2011Daily Dose
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On Behalf Of Attorney General Kamala D. Harris Press Office SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. - Three men were arrested this morning in San Bernardino County in a $102 million bribery scheme. A fourth, former Supervisor Paul Biane, remains a fugitive from justice. The four individuals were indicted yesterday by the San Bernardino County Grand Jury on 29 counts ... Read More
May 10, 2011Daily Dose
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ASA's work with House Judiciary Committee members this year resulted in tough questions for U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, when Rep. Steve Cohen (D-TN) and Rep. Jared Polis (D-CO) each pressed the AG on issues that affect medical cannabis patients.
January 11, 2011Daily Dose
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UPDATE - November 4, 2010 - 7:25 PM - PST - VERY CLOSE CONTEST 100% precincts partially reported - provisional and late absentee ballots still being counted 11,837 vote difference Kamala D. Harris (Dem) - 45.9% - 3,320,911 Votes Steve Cooley (Rep) - 45.7% - 3,309,074 Votes
November 2, 2010Daily Dose