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Newport seeks moratorium on medical marijuana dispensaries

Posted: Wednesday, Mar 19th, 2014

NEWPORT — The Newport City Council will ask City Attorney Rob Connell to develop an ordinance for a one-year moratorium – until May 2015 – that would allow the city to delay granting business licenses to medical marijuana dispensaries in Newport.

A bill that would give local governments the legal authority to pass such moratoriums is now awaiting Gov. John Kitzhaber’s signature after passing the Oregon Legislature.

For the complete article see the 03-19-2014 issue.

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