Native American Tribes Meet To Discuss Legalizing Pot On Reservations; NorCal Tribe Already Cashing In On Green Rush
Tribal leaders are drafting regulations for a marijuana industry, and they toured some dispensaries. “Historically we’ve always had the medicine man, and they’ve always prescribed herbal medicine,” said one leader.
George Shirakawa Jr., is out of custody from Santa Rita Jail in Dublin. He served 7 months after pleading guilty to 12 charges, including gambling with public funds, in November.
The two casinos fear they are losing too much business to Las Vegas and Indian gaming facilities.
15 people involved with Artichoke Joe’s Casino and the Oaks Card Club have been charged with racketeering, extortion and narcotics crimes.