Tag Archives: SB 420

Kubby: Legalization or Secession?

Topic: Crime and Punishment
Is “legalization” the right strategy?

 By Steve Kubby – Libertarian
Thursday, January 20, 2011

On January 29, 2011 the top guns of the marijuana legalization movement will be meeting in Oakland, California in an extraordinary event organized by California NORML. 

Many of my longtime friends will be there to come up with a strategy for finally legalizing cannabis. … Read more ...

Steve Kubby – The Next Marijuana Voter Initiative

The Next Marijuana Voter Initiative
by Steve Kubby

Now that California has made possession of an ounce of cannabis the equivalent of a $100 parking ticket, our best best is to pass a similar voter initiative for personal cultivation and sales.  Growing and selling cannabis would still be illegal, but the penalty for possessing or selling under a pound or growing less than 25 plants would be a $100 fine and a citation.… Read more ...

Breaking – Kubby: Appeals Court upholds State law on Dispensaries and finds it does NOT conflict with Federal law

“We agree with plaintiffs the trial court erred as a matter of law in concluding federal regulation of marijuana in the Controlled Substances Act (21 U.S.C. § 812 et seq. ) preempted California’s decision in the CUA and the MMPA to decriminalize specific medical marijuana activities under state law. We therefore reverse the judgment of dismissal and remand the matter to allow plaintiffs to pursue their declaratory judgment cause of action.”

Appeals Court upholds State law on Dispensaries and finds it does NOT conflict with Federal law
By Steve Kubby, Director, The American Medical Marijuana Association

The California 4th District Court of Appeal of Anaheim’s ordinance that prohibits medical marijuana dispensaries and makes it a crime to operate them, has been reversed and the matter has been sent back to court.… Read more ...