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What is My Local Marijuana Law in California?

California marijuana law has gotten more complicated than ever.

On one hand, legalization initiative Proposition 64 allows all adults 21 and over to possess up to an ounce of cannabis buds, seven grams of extract, and grow six plants in their homes.

But what about access to medical marijuana dispensaries? What about growing some plants in your outdoor garden? And when can we go into legal pot shops?

The answers to these questions vary city by city, and county by county — and there are 114 such cities and counties in the Bay Area alone. A sprawling patchwork of sometimes conflicting pot laws now blankets the Bay Area and the rest of California, making it near-impossible for average citizens to keep up on exactly what’s legal in their city limits or unincorporated county land. [Read more at the San Francisco Chronicle]

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