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66K Marijuana Convictions To Be Dismissed In L.A. County After California Cannabis Legalization

Nearly 66,000 marijuana convictions in Los Angeles County eligible for relief under Proposition 64 are expected to be dismissed as part of the “Clear My Record” pilot program, officials said Thursday. The action announced by Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey and Code for America marks the completion of the five-county Clear My Record pilot to clear marijuana-related convictions ...

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Cannabis Tax Revenue Falls Two-Thirds Short Of $1 Billion Projection In First Year

California cannabis tax revenue fell two-thirds short of the projected $1 billion in its first year of regulated sales, officials said. California took in $345.2 million in cannabis tax revenue during the first year of regulated sales in 2018, just more than two-thirds below the expected $1 billion, according to figures released by the state Tuesday. Marijuana tax revenues climbed ...

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Potential Marijuana Vendors Must Obtain Tax License Before Sales Begin

Those looking to sell marijuana-based products in California now have another hurdle to clear in the form of a required tax license to sell cannabis. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking KHTS Santa Clarita News Alerts delivered right to your inbox. The additional licensing requirement is not, however, the largest issue for potential dispensaries in the Santa Clarita Valley. Both a city ...

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Santa Clarita Drug Counselors Seek Answers To Prop 64 Marijuana Questions

A majority of California voters approved Proposition 64, which legalized the possession of recreational marijuana, in November. That much is understood. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking KHTS Santa Clarita News Alerts delivered right to your inbox. However after that, things become murky. The best way to explain the situation from Santa Clarita Mayor Cameron Smyth’s point of view is, “It’s nuanced,” ...

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Santa Clarita Deputies Search Nearly Two Dozen Homes During Probation Checks (VIDEO)

A couple of the Santa Clarita Valley deputies were gathered around the bed of a red pickup truck searching through a backpack on their probation search.

A couple of the Santa Clarita Valley deputies were gathered around the bed of a red pickup truck searching through a backpack on their probation search. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking KHTS Santa Clarita News Alerts delivered right to your inbox. “The amount of time it’s going to take me to process all this evidence is going to be more time ...

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Santa Clarita Teen Accused Of Smoking Weed In Front Of Sheriff’s Station

A Santa Clarita Valley teen was cited for marijuana possession in Valencia after a brief investigation in front of the office for the Detectives Bureau of the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station, officials said Wednesday. A Sheriff's Station detective returning to the office from the nearby Valencia courthouse walked by two teenagers who were next to a glass wall by the entrance of the bureau’s headquarters. One of the teenagers pulled out a marijuana pipe and was about to smoke when the 17-year-old boy was confronted by the detective, said Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station Deputy Josh Dubin of the Crime Prevention Unit.

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