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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 […]

Humboldt NORML Supports California Growers Association and Cannabis Cultivation Acreage Cap

Summary: Emergency regulations adopted by CDFA seemed to have created a loophole by allowing a single corporation to aggregate unlimited smaller cultivation licenses to operate a cultivation site larger than the legal limit. According to the California Code of Regulations, Title 3 Food and Agriculture, Division 8, Cannabis Cultivation: Section […]


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January 04, 2018  United States Attorney General Jeff Sessions today announced that the Justice Department has rescinded, effective immediately, Obama administration guidelines – known as the Cole memorandum – which directed US attorneys to not interfere with those compliant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

Humboldt NORML Sep. Monthly Meeting Notes

LAST MEETING RECAP (see last meeting notes) RECENT UPDATES • Local – The Humboldt County Agricultural Commissioner’s Office is developing the project in partnership with SICPA Product Security, LLC, a global leader in product authentication, identification and secure traceability solutions and services. Beginning August 1 and concluding in November, the […]

Humboldt NORML Aug. Monthly Meeting Notes

Meeting Agenda 8/30/2017 LAST MEETING RECAP • Local – Local attorney emails NORML to raise concerns about the County Board of Supervisors, black market advantages, county controls over wells, logging road requirements and code enforcement. “they are proposing to bring the hundreds of miles of private roads left over from […]

Humboldt NORML July Monthly Meeting Notes

  RECENT UPDATES • Local – Local Attorney raises concerns to County Board of Supervisors about black market advantages, county controls over wells, logging road requirements and code enforcement. “The black market growers pay no fees, are not required to do environmental remediation, and are not even liable for the […]

CA NORML News and Events

CA NORML News and Events The State Water Resources Control Board will accept public comments on a Draft Cannabis Cultivation Policy – Principles and Guidelines for Cannabis Cultivation (Cannabis Policy), Draft Cannabis Cultivation Policy Staff Report, and Draft General Waste Discharge Requirements for Discharges of Waste Associated with Cannabis Cultivation Activities (General Order). The Board will hold two […]