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  • Activists call for referendum against L.A. pot shop ban

     
    Medical marijuana activists said they expect to turn in about 50,000 voter signatures to the city clerk Wednesday, hoping to force a ballot referendum to repeal a recently passed ban on medical marijuana dispensaries in Los Angeles....
  • Ban on sale of commercially-bred pets heads to L.A. council

     
    A Los Angeles City Council committee Tuesday approved a proposed ordinance that would require every dog, cat or rabbit sold for profit in the city to be obtained from a shelter or humane society....
  • Legislature now a stepping stone for would-be L.A. council members

     
    Once upon a time, a time before legislative term limits, the Los Angeles City Council used to be a stepping stone to the Legislature. But Assemblyman Bob Blumenfield’s entry into the San Fernando Valley’s 3rd District council race is just........
  • L.A. officials move to reduce parking requirements in parts of the city

     
    Looking to spur the economy and new construction, the Los Angeles City Council voted Tuesday for an ordinance that would allow the council to weaken parking requirements in certain areas of the city. On an 11 to 1 vote, the council passed an ordinance...
  • Koretz backs reapproval of Sherman Oaks synagogue

     
    L.A. City Councilman Paul Koretz told a land-use committee Tuesday that he had no objection to moving forward with expansion of a Sherman Oaks synagogue that is taking a second lap through City Hall for approval and has sparked bitter......
  • Los Angeles City Council members push fracking ban

     
    The fight over fracking has come to Los Angeles. On Wednesday, three members of the Los Angeles City Council introduced a resolution that urges Gov. Jerry Brown and California regulators to impose a moratorium on hydraulic fracturing until the state......
  • L.A. City Council approves construction of Sherman Oaks synagogue

     
    A day after the L.A. City Council approved a synagogue expansion for the second time, neighbors critical of the Sherman Oaks facility said they will closely monitor its operations. Jeff Gantman, one of several opponents living near Chabad of North......
  • L.A. councilman takes medical marijuana for nerve disorder

     
    Los Angeles City Councilman Bill Rosendahl, a longtime proponent of legalizing pot nationwide, told The Times that he has had his own medical marijuana prescription for a decade....
  • Pot-shop ban vote has activists on both sides pressing L.A. council

     
    Friends and foes of pot dispensaries squared off at Los Angeles City Hall Monday on the eve of a major City Council vote to make medical marijuana shops illegal....
  • LAPD's Chief Beck backs ban on medical marijuana dispensaries

     
    L.A. Police Chief Charlie Beck threw his support behind a ban on medical marijuana dispensaries Tuesday, criticizing most pot shops in the city as "'for-profit' businesses engaged in the sale of recreational marijuana to healthy young adults."...
  • Blumenfield is fourth assemblyman set to run for L.A. City Council

     
    L.A.’s upcoming election has sparked the interest of yet another Sacramento politician, with State Assemblyman Bob Blumenfield, D-Woodland Hills, filing paperwork to run for a City Council seat in the west San Fernando Valley....