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ASA’s restraining order against the Nevada County Pot Ordinance continued to June 26th

Americans for Safe Access – Nevada County was in court Friday, represented by marijuana rights attorney Jeff Lake   in a lawsuit to halt the county’s cannabis cultivation ordinance on behalf of collectives. But Judge Sean Dowling refused to issue a temporary restraining order saying information of the pending ordinance was available in a timely manor and so far no irreparable harm has been presented.    ASA President Patricia Smith says in an e-mail  they were expecting to lose this round, but are just warming up.

Assistant county Council Marcos Kropf responded to Smith’s comments as well as the Judges determination.

ASA V County on pot

The next court date is set for June 26 at 9:00 am, in Nevada County Superior Court when Judge Dowling is expected to hear actual declarations from patients and cultivators of actual harm caused by the Ordinance.

1 Comment

June 5, 2012

R. Thompson

I believe Judge Dowling is breaking a HIPPA law by requiring a patient to reveal their affliction.

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