N.C. council opposes marijuana cultivation

1/15/16–The City Council unanimously voted to introduce an ordinance that will ultimately prohibit marijuana cultivation. During the Jan. 5 public hearing, advice council members opposed giving primary caregivers or qualified patients the opportunity to grow. The decision went against the city’s Planning Commission recommendation and Dec. 7 vote of 4-3 in favor of a regulatory ordinance. However, medicine prohibition doesn’t prevent future regulation. Read