Los Angeles Business Journal

Pot Ruling Not Expected to Affect L.A. Measures

Tuesday, May 7, 2013

The California Supreme Court's decision to uphold the right of cities to ban medical marijuana dispensaries is not expected to affect measures on the May 21 ballot to allow the facilities to operate in certain areas of Los Angeles, the Los Angeles Daily News reports. In addition, the ruling will not immediately change laws enacted in Long Beach and other area cities, the Long Beach Press-Telegram and San Gabriel Valley Tribune report.