The La Verne Youth and Family Action Committee, La Verne Police Department, and Bonita Unified School District for an educational forum on the associated health risks of marijuana consumption.
LA VERNE, California, December 18, 2018 — The La Verne City Council voted unanimously to ban the sale of recreational marijuana in late October. The vote passed without so much as a comment or a whisper. La Verne, after all, is a conservative town, a religious town, a university town. It is also a town […]
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