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Case against California State Grange and certain Executive Committee members continues even though National Grange request for preliminary injunction denied

The National Grange today said a court case will continue against the California State Grange and members of its Executive Committee, despite the denial of a request for extraordinary relief in the form of an injunction against the CSG by … Continue reading

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Letter concerning dues reporting

Members of the California State Grange: On September 17, 2012, the California State Grange Charter was suspended due to actions of its Executive Committee.  The Executive Committee has failed to comply with Grange rules and principles that have guided the … Continue reading

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Charter suspension notification

Due to actions of your Executive Committee, I, with the advice and consent of the National Grange Executive Committee, was forced to suspend the Charter of the California State Grange on September 17, 2012, based on the determination that the … Continue reading

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Charter suspension letter

To the Acting Master of the California State Grange, Article V of The Digest of Laws Order of Patrons of Husbandry (“Digest of Laws”) outlines the process by which suspension or revocation of a Charter can occur. Specifically, section 4.5.7 … Continue reading

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Notification of suspension of State Master

Dear Patrons, I write today to inform you of action taken to suspend the California State Master, Brother Bob McFarland, from his office, effective Aug. 6, 2012. After an investigation, conducted at my request by a National Grange Officer who … Continue reading

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