Jan. 12, 2010 — Earlier today, the Assembly Public Safety Committee approved Assembly Bill 390 (AB 390), which would legalize, tax, and regulate marijuana in California. However, whether AB 390 becomes a law is still very much in question.

Marijuana legalization bill passes committee vote

Trevor Tamsen

SACRAMENTO, CA – The Assembly Public Safety Committee approved a marijuana legalization bill Tuesday on a 4-3 vote.

Assembly Bill 390 would legalize, tax and regulate the sale of marijuana. People over 21 years old would be allowed to grow, buy, sell and possess cannabis – all of which is barred by federal law.

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