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Long Beach City Council Moves Forward with Medical Marijuana Ahead of Governor's Anticipated Signing of State Legislation

It appears that medical cannabis could be on its way back to Long Beach. With pending legislation at the state level expected to establish a framework for the industry to more uniformly operate in California, the Long Beach City Council voted to approve the city attorney’s office to move forward with a draft ordinance that would outline guidelines allowing for medical cannabis dispensaries to once again operate in the city.


Long Beach City Council Takes Wait and See Approach as Medical Cannabis Weighed at State Level

Medical cannabis patients in Long Beach will have to wait at least a little while longer for operations to potentially return to the city. On Tuesday night, the city voted to postpone action on recommendations made by a task force while it waits for California legislators to vote on statewide guidelines, a move that is expected to be completed within the next week.