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Berkeley dispensaries must give
free pot to poor members, city says

Los Angeles Times, by Lauren Raab

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Posted By:Ribicon, 7/10/2014 9:32:07 PM

Medical marijuana dispensaries in Berkeley must give some of their pot free of charge to low-income patients under an ordinance approved by the City Council. At least 2% of the marijuana each dispensary doles out needs to be given free to dispensary members who have “very low” incomes and are Berkeley residents, the ordinance, approved Tuesday, says. The ordinance also stipulates that free pot must be the same quality, on average, as the pot that other members buy. According to NBC Bay Area, the City Council has defined very low income as $32,000 a year for one person

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"A pot in every pauper and a buzz in every brain."

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: uno, 7/10/2014 9:42:29 PM     (No. 9919135)

Maybe it should just be re-named to Barkeley, a suburb of Obamaville...

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Scout Finch, 7/10/2014 10:10:46 PM     (No. 9919170)

I saw this coming.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: sw penn, 7/11/2014 1:04:47 AM     (No. 9919315)

To be followed soon by a "Sliding Scale"
until there are free stupidizers for everybody!


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Reply 4 - Posted by: rtwngprof, 7/11/2014 1:30:50 AM     (No. 9919322)

Free weed. It´s becoming comical.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: ktwo, 7/11/2014 1:34:10 AM     (No. 9919324)

Free recreational drugs are a new human right. Or soon will be.

Added to ACA all medical insurance will have to include them.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Smart11344, 7/11/2014 1:43:39 AM     (No. 9919327)

I don´t get it. How many people NEED medical marijuana? Is there some kind of epidemic that only is treatable with pot?

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Trigger2, 7/11/2014 4:10:14 AM     (No. 9919363)

Is there anything that the parasites can´t get for free?

Why does any sane person remain in CA?

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Reply 8 - Posted by: tomanderson61, 7/11/2014 10:46:04 AM     (No. 9919716)

#6, there is no such thing as "medical marijuana".

This was the BS that stupid lo-fo voters were fed like bottle babies to play on idiots´ compassion.

The argument that pot helps people "suffering" could be made for alcohol or any other narcotic.

I do find great amusement in all this. Eventually, the pot shops may find themselves few in number, or out of business, as the cheaper black market, untaxed stuff will be more tempting for idiot "consumers".

In the meantime, it´s great fun to watch liberal dope heads consume each other!

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Reply 9 - Posted by: BaseballFan, 7/11/2014 11:03:27 AM     (No. 9919740)

Whoa - wait until Hickenlooper hears about this! He´ll have a whole boat load of new voters! /s off/

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