Legislators Plan to Talk Marijuana

MEDFORD, Ore. — The Oregon House and Senate return to Salem on Monday to start their five-month-long legislative session. One of the most significant topics that will likely be talked about is marijuana in the state. Oregon voters decided to legalize recreational pot in the November election. Now it’s up to the Oregon Liquor Control … Continue reading »

Measure 88: Driver’s Cards

MEDFORD, Ore. — State Ballot Measure 88 was created in response to Senate Bill 833, passed and signed into law in 2013. The law allows the state to give out driver cards, not licenses, to people who meets all other identification and driving qualifications,┬ábut cannot prove they are legally in the country. Those opposed to … Continue reading »

Southern Oregon Lawmakers Tour Medical Pot Grow Site

October 13, 2011 By Steven Sandberg RUCH, Ore. — Southern Oregon lawmakers are seeing the problems and benefits of the medical marijuana program up close. Representatives Peter Buckley, Dennis Richardson, Sal Esquivel, and State Senator Alan Bates were given a tour of the High Hopes Medical Marijuana Farm near Ruch. The local legislators are touring … Continue reading »