Marijuana, pot

Why California Wasn’t The First State To Legalize Recreational Marijuana

In the election a few weeks ago, two more states and Washington, D.C. voted to legalize marijuana. The question is: why hasn’t California?


Pot Warehouse Will Pad Oakland's Coffers

Prop. 19: Pot Legalization Rejected By Californians

California voters said no thanks to a ballot initiative that would have made it the first state to legalize marijuana for recreational use and sales.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–11/02/2010


Federal Drug Czar Says California Pot Law Could Spark Court Action

President Barack Obama’s drug czar says federal officials haven’t ruled out taking legal action if California voters pass a ballot initiative to legalize recreational medical use.

CBS San Francisco–10/20/2010

How Would Marijuana Legalization Affect Pot Consumption?

A new study says that if California legalizes and taxes marijuana, people will probably smoke a lot more pot, and the price will drop dramatically. But the study’s authors aren’t so sure about their conclusions.