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City releases draft ordinance for recreational pot use

LOS ANGELES — In preparation for legalized recreational marijuana in 2018, the Los Angeles City Council has released a draft ordinance on how to regulate and track the industry, which is expected to raise tens of millions in local tax revenue dollars. The draft ordinance implements the guidelines contained in Measure M, which was approved…

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City Council kicks off LGBT Heritage Month

LOS ANGELES — As part of its celebration of LGBT Heritage Month, the Los Angeles City Council May 31 paid homage to four honorees, including Alexandra Billings, a transgender actress on the Amazon show “Transparent,” and Sara Ramirez, who played a bisexual physician on ABC’s “Grey’s Anatomy.” The council also honored actor Michael Kearns and…

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