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Leland McGee: California agency attacks tribal sovereignty with marijuana rules

Leland McGee Nov. 28, 2017 California Launches Coup D’état Over Tribal Sovereignty

On November 16, 2017, the Bureau of Cannabis Control (BCC), a newly created regulatory body within the California state government, released a set of Emergency Medicinal and Adult Use Cannabis Regulations.

Their purpose? To meet a January 1, 2018 deadline for implementation of the recently enacted Medical and Adult Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act (MAUCRSA). Their problem? The California Code of Regulations Title 16, Division 42 – Bureau of Cannabis Control, contains the following:  “§ 5009. Limited Waiver of Sovereign Immunity

 

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