Marijuana dispensaries

A medical marijuana patient smokes marijuana during a protest outside of the State of California building on July 18, 2011 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Feds Detail Planned Crackdown On California Medical Marijuana Industry

Federal prosecutors in California announced Friday a full-press crackdown on the state’s commercial marijuana industry, saying they will not allow large-scale, for-profit enterprises in the name of medical marijuana.


Surveillance images of the two suspects. (San Jose Police Dept.)

2 Sought In Armed Robberies At San Jose Marijuana Dispensaries

Police are looking for two men in connection with armed robberies last month at two marijuana dispensaries in San Jose.

CBS San Francisco–10/27/2010

A vial of medical marijuana

Santa Clara Marijuana Dispensary Shut Down

Authorities have shut down a large medical marijuana dispensary in Santa Clara suspected of making illegal profits.

CBS San Francisco–10/16/2010

Marijuana, pot

Oakland Set To Expand Number Of Medical Pot Clubs

A new ordinance making its way through Oakland’s City Council could mean more medical marijuana clubs in the city, but the expansion would come at a price for pot dispensaries.

CBS San Francisco–10/13/2010