One Toke Over the Line in Surf City


In the Orange County Register, Reason Foundation President David Nott attacks Huntington Beach's moratorium on medical marijuana dispensaries:

They claim they passed the ordinance because of an unsubstantiated fear that medical cannabis causes crime—as if grandma is going to leave chemo, toke up and go rob a bank because she has restricted access to her medicine. Meanwhile, in Anaheim, police Sgt. Rick Martinez recently said a marijuana dispensary that opened in December "has not caused any problems" in his city.

Whole thing here.