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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

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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

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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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San Jose Pot Growers Fight For Referendum On Dispensary Closures

Medical marijuana collective owners in San Jose are pining their hopes on a referendum against a new city ordinance that requires 130 of 140 clubs in the city to close within 30 days.

09/28/2011

Pot Warehouse Will Pad Oakland's Coffers

Federal Prosecutor’s Threats Slow Oakland Medical Marijuana Plans

The Oakland City Council has voted to double the number of licensed medical marijuana dispensaries, but plans to wait until at least fall to decide on allowing cultivation after a recent warning from the U.S. Department of Justice.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–07/21/2011

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Tax Revenue From San Jose Pot Clubs Dips

In May, San Jose received about $17,000 from a half dozen marijuana collectives, down from nearly $300,000 in March and April.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–06/13/2011

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San Jose Collects Nearly $300,000 From Pot Tax

In a strange twist, the number of police officer layoffs in San Jose may be reduced because of revenue generated by medical marijuana dispensaries.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–05/16/2011

The fire scene at  450 Drake St. in San Jose (CBS)

2-Alarm Fire Destroys San Jose Pot Club

A fire in San Jose Friday morning left four people displaced and a cannabis dispensary completely destroyed, a fire captain said.

CBS San Francisco–04/29/2011

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Marin Pot Club Operator Says IRS Demands Millions

The founder of a Marin County medical marijuana dispensary says the Internal Revenue Service is demanding millions of dollars in back federal taxes.

CBS San Francisco–03/11/2011

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