Assemblyman Tom Ammiano

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California Senate OKs Regulations For Medicinal Marijuana

SACRAMENTO  (AP) – California would take steps to regulate the sale of medical marijuana under a bill approved Monday by the state Senate, restricting cannabis dispensaries that federal prosecutors say have grown out of control. […]

05/20/2013

A bill proposed by Assemblyman Tom Ammiano (D-San Francisco) would allow homeless to sit, sleep and eat in cities without fear of harassment from officers. (CBS13)

Bill Would Make Cities More Homeless-Friendly

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Judy Wilson doesn’t have a place to stay, and like so many others, she sometimes sleeps in downtown Sacramento. “I’ve been run off many places,” she said. Assemblyman Tom Ammiano (D-San Francisco) […]

CBS13–04/23/2013

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Bill Would Nix Pot-Growing As Mandatory Felony

Cultivating marijuana would no longer be a mandatory felony under a new California bill introduced by a pot-friendly lawmaker.

CBS13–02/23/2011