Friday May 10
California Gets a New Democrat: Defection of Recent Rising Star Among ...
One of the strangest things about California over the past decade is how little impact Arnold Schwarzenegger's two landslide wins for the governorship had on the Republican Party.
Thu May 09, 2013
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Xanthi Gionis, a founder of Aristotle University and Republican candidate for state Senate whose recent run was derailed by questions about the school, argued the California Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education took actions it knew would harm the university and impugn her personal, professional and political reputation.
Wed May 08, 2013
Mayors want pot help
While 200 California cities, with the state Supreme Court's blessing, ban dispensaries for medical marijuana, mayors of some of the larger cities, including San Francisco, Oakland and Los Angeles as well as Berkeley and Sacramento, say their pot shops are welcome but they need some guidance from the state.
Mon May 06, 2013
LA Daily News
No impact on L.A. pot measures seen with high court ruling
The state Supreme Court's decision on Monday to uphold the right of cities to ban medical marijuana dispensaries is not expected to impact proposals on the May 21 Los Angeles ballot to allow the facilities to open in certain areas.
NBC San Diego
Timeline: Medical Marijuana in San Diego
San Diego Mayor Bob Filner recently proposed an ordinance to allow medical marijuana dispensaries to operate in commercial and industrial areas for a $5,000 yearly permit fee and a 2-percent city tax on sales.
California Supreme Court Recognizes Legality of Medical Marijuana...
SACRAMENTO, Calif. - May 6 - The California Supreme Court ruled today in the case City of Riverside v. Inland Empire Patients Health and Wellness Center that local governments may ban the distribution of medical marijuana and are not preempted by state law by doing so.
Thu May 02, 2013
East Bay Express
Re: San Diego Mayor Bob Filner Comes Out Swinging for Medical Marijuana
"Elections have consequences," the saying goes, and the city of San Diego narrowly elected former Congressman and medical marijuana ally Bob Filner in November.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Media Matters for America
U-T San Diego 's Alleged Pro-GOP Campaign Ad Pricing Scheme Sparks State Review
T San Diego , a California daily newspaper which has been criticized for promoting the pro-business and hard-right political activities of new owner Douglas Manchester, is under review by state election regulators for allegedly giving discounted political ad rates to conservative campaigns and Republican candidates it favored.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
NBC San Diego
80th Assembly Candidates Ramp Up Rhetoric
"I think that we have a good opportunity to win," said Steve Castaneda, who has served two, four-year terms, each as a city councilman and planning commissioner in Chula Vista-- the population hub of the South County-centric district.
Uptown San Diego Examiner
Daily Business Report-April 25, 2013
General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. announced that it has successfully demonstrated its Advanced Cockpit Ground Control Station's capability to fly the Predator C Avenger.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
The Paramus Post
Medbox Management Comments on the National Cannabis Movement and a Record Trading Day
Medbox, Inc. , a leader in providing industry specific consulting services and patented systems to the medical and retail industries, announced that yesterday , was the single largest trading day for their stock in the company's history with over 66,000 shares traded.