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Medical marijuana at a dispensary. (David McNew/Getty Images)

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.

02/27/2015

George Shirakawa

Fmr. Santa Clara County Supervisor Shirakawa Released From Jail

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.

05/17/2014

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San Jose Casinos Look To Expand Card Club Operations

The two casinos fear they are losing too much business to Las Vegas and Indian gaming facilities.

05/03/2012

Artichoke Joe's, casino, card club, raid, police

15 Charged Following Bay Area Casino Raids

15 people involved with Artichoke Joe’s Casino and the Oaks Card Club have been charged with racketeering, extortion and narcotics crimes.

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