California Measures Taxing Medical Marijuana Win Big At Ballot Box « CBS Sacramento
November 5, 2014 9:26 PM
Measures to allow medical marijuana dispensaries in Encinitas and La Mesa, both in San Diego County, failed. Voters also rejected bids in four rural counties – Butte, Lake, Nevada and Shasta – to loosen cultivation rules for medical marijuana and favored more restrictive, city-backed regulations on marijuana dispensaries in Orange County’s Santa Ana.
At the same time, however, voters overwhelmingly approved local measures to tax the drug.