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Thu May 5 2016
California Apartment Association Targets Medical Marijuana Users
Criminalization of Cannabis Use Continues As State Eyes Legalization
The California Apartment Association (CAA) has placed medical marijuana users in its crosshairs, including recreational marijuana users if voters approve marijuana for legalization in November. The CAA is sponsoring a bill (AB 2300) that allows landlords to prohibit renters from smoking medical marijuana in their apartments, and on April 26 the bill advanced to the Assembly floor. Jim Wood (D-Healdsburg) is the author of AB 2300.

According to Follow The Money, Jim Wood has received at least two contributions from the California Apartment Association totaling $5,600. In 2014 Jim Wood accepted $16,400 from the California Association of Realtors.

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