Saturday, October 24, 2020

Tag: Medical cannabis

Terence Hallinan, rebel and advocate for the oppressed

Terence Hallinan died Jan. 17, and in death got a lot more positive press than he ever did in life. The Chron ran a nice obit. The Examiner published a...

Remembering Dennis Peron, who helped legalize weed

Way back in 1996, when Proposition 215, the measure that legalized medical marijuana in California, was on the ballot, I was on the old Friday night talk show on...

Cannabis (again), sidewalk robots (again) and a bad housing balance (again)

We are back this week to cannabis. The SF supes were unable to decide how to handle the new industry last meeting. There’s pressure from some anti-pot folks to keep...

OPINION: Cannabis is not a threat to our neighborhoods

It feels as if in the last few months, the dominant narrative at City Hall has been that cannabis small business are somehow innately harmful to our communities. When we...