CA Appeals Court Upholds City of Los Angeles “Prop D” Making It Unlawful to Own, Establish, or Operate Medical Marijuana Businesses Absent Compliance with Narrow Exception Requirements

The City of Los Angeles Prop D enacted City Ordinance No. 182580, which repealed the existing sections of the municipal code relating to medical marijuana, and enacted new provisions. Prop D provided that it was unlawful to own, establish, operate, use, or permit the establishment or operation of a medical marijuana business in the City. […]