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Cities in San Diego County Pass Medical Marijuana Bans

Feb 29 2016 in Media Coverage

Numerous communities in San Diego County have reaffirmed medical marijuana bans on dispensaries and added bans on cultivation and delivery of medical marijuana. New laws passed in California that went into effect this year created a regulatory framework for medical marijuana businesses, including those dispensing,…

San Diego To See Possible Legalization Of Marijuana Cultivation

Jan 04 2016 in Media Coverage

New laws within San Diego may allow legalized marijuana cultivation for the first time ever. Cultivation would be regulated through the city, most likely with a temporary moratorium. Jessica McElfresh said, “It would provide clarification to the entire population of the city of San Diego…

CA Marijuana Businesses Soon To Be Affected by New Laws

Oct 16 2015 in Media Coverage

Governor Jerry Brown recently signed several bills into law that will regulate how cannabis is grown, transported, and sold throughout the State of California. KPBS spoke with Jessica McElfresh about these new laws. “It created a great deal of confusion among law enforcement,” Jessica said….

New California Law Benefits Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

Oct 16 2015 in Media Coverage

New state-wide laws in California will aim to help medical marijuana dispensaries by further reaching more areas and creating safer products for patients. With the passing of this new law, dispensaries are being seen as a legitimate business and their reach may extend into further…

Two Oktoberfest weekends possible for La Mesa (San Diego Reader)

Jul 31 2015 in Media Coverage

La Mesa may hold not one but two Oktoberfest celebrations this year, depending on a City Council vote and agreed upon measures to pay for last year’s outstanding expenses and address community concerns. Jessica McElfresh represents the La Mesa Village Merchants Association. Click here for…