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Measure To Overturn California Transgender Students’ Rights Won’t Be On Ballot

The secretary of state announced Monday that backers of the proposed measure to put a referendum on November’s ballot to overturn a law allowing transgender students a choice on which restrooms and locker rooms to use, didn’t gain enough signatures.

02/24/2014

49ers new stadium

49ers Expect Santa Clara Stadium Groundbreaking Within 2 Months

Stadium opponents, meanwhile, have collected enough signatures for a referendum to block the Santa Clara construction deal, and have asked a judge to block it – pending another vote by residents.

03/02/2012

marijuana, pot, cannabis, medical

Referendum To Force San Jose To Rescind Strict Pot Measure

San Jose is expected to rescind an ordinance Tuesday that was passed last year regulating medical marijuana collectives. The city’s hand is being forced by a successful referendum.

02/14/2012

49ers new stadium

2nd Vote On 49ers Stadium Project Rejected By Santa Clara City Council

The Santa Clara City Council on Tuesday night rejected a petition to place the San Francisco 49ers stadium project before voters a second time.

01/25/2012

Jars full of medical marijuana at a dispensary. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

SJ Mayor Reed Seeks Higher Tax On Pot Clubs To Pay For Special Election

San Jose’s mayor is calling for an increase in the city’s tax on medical marijuana dispensaries to fund a special election on the city’s pot regulations.

11/02/2011

A vial of medical marijuana

San Jose Pot Growers Fight For Referendum On Dispensary Closures

Medical marijuana collective owners in San Jose are pining their hopes on a referendum against a new city ordinance that requires 130 of 140 clubs in the city to close within 30 days.

09/28/2011

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