Marijuana Dispensary

Medical marijuana and pill bottle (Getty Images)

Aptos Bar Owner Arrested For Allegedly Running Back Room Marijuana Dispensary

A bar owner was arrested last week for allegedly running a marijuana dispensary at his Aptos business, a Santa Cruz County sheriff’s spokesman said.

07/14/2015

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

KPIX Special California's Green Rush

KPIX News Special: California’s Green Rush, The Business Of Marijuana In The Golden State

KPIX 5 News’ in-depth look at the marijuana business in California since it became the first state to legalize the use of medical pot 17 years ago.

12/20/2014

Green Friday Sales

California Tradition Of ‘Green Friday’ Medical Pot Sales Spreads Nationwide

It’s an annual tradition familiar to medical marijuana users in the Golden State. Now, with recreational pot legal in Washington and Colorado, “Green Friday” has gone national.

11/28/2014

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

Santa Clara Supervisors Enact Moratorium On Marijuana Dispensaries In Unincorporated Areas

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to enact an immediate moratorium on the establishment of medical marijuana dispensaries in unincorporated Santa Clara County, officials said.

06/25/2014

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

San Jose City Council To Vote On Reducing Pot Clubs

The San Jose City Council is expected to vote on Tuesday to drastically reduce the number of medical marijuana dispensaries in the city and create some rigid new rules.

05/13/2014

Evidence from a robbery of a medical marijuana dispensary on Hillsdale Ave. in San Jose, January 21, 2014. (Matt Bigler/CBS)

San Jose Marijuana Dispensary Burglary Suspect Arrested After Stuck In Elevator Shaft

A man who had allegedly burglarized a medical marijuana dispensary in San Jose was arrested Tuesday morning after hiding in an elevator shaft and then getting stuck.

01/21/2014

Sebastopol Mayor Robert Jacob is also executive director of two medical marijuana dispensaries in Sonoma County. (City of Sebastopol)

Marijuana Dispensary Director Becomes Sebastopol Mayor

The Sebastopol City Council Tuesday night unanimously selected as mayor the founder and executive director of two Peace in Medicine licensed medical marijuana dispensaries in Sonoma County.

12/04/2013

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

U.S. Attorney Threatens Forfeiture Of Pot Club Properties Near San Jose Schools

Several San Jose landlords who own properties where medical marijuana dispensaries are located are being threatened with property forfeiture.

05/02/2013

Police at the scene of a hostage standoff at a marijuana growing operation at a warehouse on the 2100 block of Jennings Ave., March 6, 2013. (CBS)

Suspects Identified In Standoff At San Francisco Pot Grow

San Francisco police on Thursday identified four men who were arrested after allegedly trying to rob a marijuana growing operation in the city’s Bayview District on Wednesday.

03/07/2013

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