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Injunction Issued Against L.A.’s Medical Marijuana Law

From The LATimes:

A judge has ordered Los Angeles not to enforce key sections of its controversial medical marijuana ordinance, issuing a preliminary injunction that once again leaves the city with limited ability to control dispensaries and raises the possibility that new ones could open.

The decision comes almost six months after the City Council adopted the law, which opponents said was riddled with flaws. Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge Anthony J. Mohr, in a decision released Friday, agreed with most of the criticisms raised by the dispensaries.

In his ruling, Mohr acknowledged “there is a good chance that a large number of collectives could open once this injunction takes effect.”

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