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Humboldt NORML Sept. Monthly Meeting Notes

Meeting Agenda 9/26/2018 • Local – Local regulations and requirements taking too much time and money – Large scale cannabis operations undercutting the market – Seeking volunteers to fill several Humboldt NORML positions • State – SB 829, to protect compassion programs that donate cannabis to needy patients, passed and […]


CA NORML News and Events

News of the Week FEDERAL FDA Chief Talks About Marijuana Decriminalization STATE Cal NORML’s Round-Up of Cannabis Bills Sent to Governor for Signature Three Cannabis Bills to Watch How state politicians killed key cannabis bills this year LOCAL Los Angeles has charged 515 people with running illegal marijuana businesses this year […]


CA NORML News and Events

The Bureau of Cannabis Control will hold the first of three public hearings for proposed non-emergency cannabis regulations on Tuesday, August 7 in Oakland. The hearing is intended to provide the public with an opportunity to voice their opinions on the rulemaking process. BCC hearings will also be held in Los […]


Humboldt NORML March Meeting Notes

Meeting Notes 3/28/2018 LAST MEETING RECAP (Open Discussion Pre-2018 Regulations) • Local – Humboldt County people voice concerns at the Humboldt County Board of Supervisors meeting. – Local residents reach out to Humboldt NORML with main concerns. • State – California Compassion Coalition. – Cal NORML Opposes Bill to Suspend […]


Humboldt NORML Feb. Monthly Meeting Notes

Meeting Agenda 2/27/2018 LAST MEETING RECAP (Open Discussion Pre-2018 Regulations) • Local – Local retail dispensaries begin recreational sales. – Mad River zoning and local cannabis permitting issues. – CGA has filed a lawsuit challenging the CDFA’s decision to allow unlimited stacking of cultivation license and Humboldt NORML announces public […]


Humboldt NORML Jan. Monthly Meeting Notes

Meeting Notes 1/31/2018 LAST MEETING RECAP (Open Discussion Pre-2018 Regulations) Local Locals express more concerns about their future in the cannabis industry. Humboldt County permitting discussion. State Emergency regulations and public comment for the proposed medical cannabis regulations. California NORML sends letter on Dec. 3 to the Office of Administrative […]


CA NORML News

Last Week News from CA NORML Top News   California Responds to Jeff Sessions’s Memo on Marijuana Prosecution California proposal would make it a ‘sanctuary state’ for marijuana Angelenos flock to West Hollywood cannabis shops as adult recreational sales become legal Recreational marijuana officially goes on sale in San Francisco […]


NORML Recent News

Last Week’s Stories: Latest Pew Poll Finds Record Support In Favor Of Legalization Oklahoma: Voters To Decide In June On Sweeping Medical Marijuana Initiative Vermont: Lawmakers Send Adult Use Depenalization Bill To Governor’s Desk Report: Growing Number Of Banks Are Providing Services To Cannabis-Related Businesses Iowa: NORML Chapter Awarded Damages […]


NORML EMERGENCY ALERT! Jeff Sessions is ready to crackdown- Humboldt NORML “Ethics Proceeds Law”

January 04, 2018  United States Attorney General Jeff Sessions today announced that the Justice Department has rescinded, effective immediately, Obama administration guidelines – known as the Cole memorandum – which directed US attorneys to not interfere with those compliant with state cannabis laws. Send a letter to your lawmakers NOW […]