California Studies Energy Impact Of Marijuana FarmingState regulators are trying to figure out how a burgeoning pot-growing industry will impact the energy supply.
Marijuana Enthusiasts Cram Hippie Hill In San Francisco For 4/20 DayThousands of marijuana enthusiasts descended onto and around Hippie Hill in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park for the annual 4/20 Day celebration of cannabis culture Thursday.
Oakland Bans Hiring Discrimination Based On Past Cannabis UsePast non-work-related cannabis use will no longer be a reason to discriminate against applicants in the hiring process for the city of Oakland.
Celebrities Launch Pot Brands As California Marijuana Market Gets Set To BoomCelebrities are publicly jumping into the marijuana industry and eyeing the California pot market.
Medical Cannabis For Ailing Pets Gaining More AdvocatesThere’s growing evidence a compound derived from a variety of the cannabis plant may be just what ailing pets need.
California Assembly Approves Cannabis Excise TaxA bill passed the California State Assembly on Thursday would charge an excise tax on cannabis.
Proposed Marijuana Dispensary At Fisherman's Wharf Draws Opposition From Neighboring BusinessesThe Fisherman's Wharf neighborhood could start attracting medical marijuana patients if the San Francisco Planning Department approves a proposed cannabis dispensary in the neighborhood.
Retirees Ease Aging's Aches At East Bay Senior Citizen Marijuana ClubAt the Rossmoor Medical Marijuana Education and Support Club meeting in Walnut Creek, seniors learn how cannabis can help reduce chronic pain and make life more livable.
Federal Appeals Court Rejects Oakland Lawsuit Over Marijuana DispensaryA federal appeals court has rejected Oakland's attempt to stop the government from shutting down a large medical marijuana dispensary.
Hundreds Of Stoners Do 4-Mile Run To Prove You Can Mix Cannabis And Sports At 420 Games In SFMore than 300 came from around the Bay Area to Golden Gate Park to participate in a 4-mile run to change stoner stereotypes.
NorCal Water Board Adopts Nation's First Rules On Pot Growers' Water UseA first of its kind regulatory plan approved by North Coast water quality officials Thursday now requires marijuana growers to register their operations and prove they are practicing environmentally responsible farming methods.
4 Arrested At Napa Home Where Marijuana Plants, Other Contraband FoundAuthorities arrested four people Thursday at a Napa home, where detectives found marijuana plants and evidence of the manufacture of concentrated cannabis.

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