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Marijuana activist plans to open medical pot dispensary

...Ballot Measure 2 decriminalizes the possession, use and nonsale transfer of up to an ounce of marijuana when the new law takes effect next month. The initiative also set in motion the legalization and permitting of marijuana sales.Greene's...
Assembly pitches 1-year delay in opening pot shops

...first.Following voter approval Nov. 4 to legalize personal use and the commercial sale of marijuana in Alaska, the law takes effect Feb. 24, 2015. The state has nine months from then to have a regulatory system in place. "We need to know...
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...legalize and regulate marijuana sales and use. The election results were certified in late November; the new marijuana law takes effect 90 days later. After that, the ABC board has nine months to develop the regulatory structure surrounding marijuana...
Parnell continues to support self-defense bill

...depends on their ability to carry firearms to defend themselves, provide for their families and "live freely."The law takes effect in September.A Florida jury earlier this month acquitted a neighborhood watch volunteer of second-degree murder...
Miller says he's in US Senate race

...nation's debt situation. He says the country is moving "closer and closer" to socialism, as the federal health care law takes effect.He says the base of constitutional conservatives has grown since he ran last, and he's working on building...
GOP, Dems try to repackage arguments for the new year

...insist they'll have fresh twists to the health care fight now entering its fourth year. Since much of the health care law takes effect in 2014, voters will be reacting to actual outcomes rather than just political hyperbole from either side...
Cruise industry wins wastewater mixing zones

...Sen. Bill Wielechowski, D-Anchorage, objected to a call for a unanimous "yes" vote for the date on which the law takes effect. House Bill 80 has an immediate effective date. A two-thirds majority vote was required.He argued that...
Alaska revenue lower due to oil prices, production

...supported by Parnell that is aimed at increasing oil production, which has been on a downward trend for years. Much of that law takes effect Jan. 1, meaning the current fiscal year is divided between the former oil tax system and the new one.Department...
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Parnell: Alaskans have never been so well-positioned

...customers away from local businesses, and I meet directly about cruise line execs about that problem and our Department of Law takes on the issue and we stand up for small businesses here in Juneau.Alaskans know that I'm on their side working to create...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

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