Fresno County Issues $477K in Fines for Violations of Medical Marijuana Ordinance
Fresno County has fined residents a total of $477,000 for violating a county ordinance that prohibits individuals from growing medical marijuana on private property. About a dozen lawsuits have been filed against the county for enforcing the ordinance, which went into effect 13 months ago.
- "Fresno County Supervisors Deny Medical Marijuana Appeals, Issue Fines Totaling $477,000" (Benjamin, Fresno Bee, 3/17).
- "Fresno County Issues $477K in Marijuana Fines" (AP/Sacramento Bee, 3/18).