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Marijuana is poured from a jar at at medical marijuana dispensary. (David McNew/Getty Images)

San Jose City Council Considering Strict Cannabis Club Regulations

The San Jose City Council will once again take up the thorny issue of regulating medical marijuana dispensaries on Tuesday evening, including an ordinance that could severely limit where the cannabis clubs can operate.

12/10/2013

A vial of medical marijuana

Armed Robbers Take Jars Of Medical Marijuana From SF Dispensary

Twenty jars of medical marijuana were taken in an armed robbery in San Francisco’s Mission District on Thursday, according to police.

08/09/2013

Students at Oaksterdam University in Oakland check out the Autospense medical marijuana vending machine. (CBS)

Marijuana Vending Machines Popping Up At California Pot Clubs

Vending machines are commonly known for dispensing snacks and sodas, but machines dispensing medical marijuana have created a buzz among California dispensaries.

03/20/2013

A vial of medical marijuana

Judge Turns Down Injunction Against Bay Area Pot Shops Targeted By Feds

A medical marijuana dispensary that bills itself as the nation’s largest has won another round in its fight to stay open amid a federal crackdown.

01/07/2013

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Judge Delays Ruling On Future Of Oakland Medical Pot ‘Superstore’

A federal magistrate judge in San Francisco is considering whether to allow California’s largest medical marijuana dispensary to continue to operate in Oakland while that city battles a federal effort to shut down the facility.

12/20/2012

Jars full of medical marijuana at a dispensary. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Former Tahoe Pot Dispensary Owner Faces Drug Charges

The former owner of a South Lake Tahoe medical marijuana dispensary has been indicted on drug charges.

11/22/2012

A vial of medical marijuana

Oakland Sues Feds To Keep Pot Dispensary Open

The city of Oakland filed a federal lawsuit on Wednesday that seeks to prevent the U.S. Department of Justice from using its property seizure powers to get Harborside Health Center evicted.

10/10/2012

A vial of medical marijuana

Shuttered Berkeley Pot Dispensary Reopening Down The Street From Old Location

A Berkeley medical marijuana dispensary forced to shut down by the federal government in May is reopening down the street.

08/29/2012

A vial of medical marijuana

NorCal Medical Dispensary Closing With Free Pot Giveaway

A Northern California medical marijuana dispensary is going out of business so it’s planning a huge TGIF party — complete with free pot.

12/14/2011

A box is filled with marijuana plants at the San Francisco Medical Cannabis Clinic in San Francisco (AP)

Bay Area Lawmakers Ask Feds To End Pot Club Crackdown

Two Bay Area state legislators called on federal prosecutors Wednesday to “cease your senseless assault” on medical marijuana dispensaries, but at the same time said they want to talk to U.S. officials.

10/19/2011

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