Marijuana Legalization Gets Early Support Among Bay Area VotersA majority of Bay Area residents polled support Lt. Governor Newsom's state initiative to legalize the recreational use of marijuana.
California Measure Legalizing Recreational Marijuana Use Headed To November BallotBackers of a marijuana legalization initiative say they have collected enough signatures for the measure to qualify for the California ballot this November.
Napster Co-Founder Reportedly Backing California Marijuana Legalization Ballot FilingThe campaign to put California among the states where marijuana can be sold to and legally used by adults for recreation is moving forward with the filing of ballot language backed by Napster co-founder Sean Parker.
Newsom Report Calls For Heavy Regulation If California Legalizes MarijuanaA blue-ribbon panel chaired by Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom on Wednesday released a policy report recommending that any move to legalize marijuana in California should emphasize public safety, limiting access by minors, and limiting corporate control over the maximization of tax revenue.
Willie Nelson Reportedly Launching Line Of Designer Marijuana, Pot StoresCountry music legend Willie Nelson’s affinity for marijuana is well-known. Now, Nelson is looking at entering the marijuana business, with his own brand of marijuana blends and stores.
California Marijuana Legalization Supporters Worry Video From Smokers Promising Hash Bars Will Hurt CampaignA new online video could shape the early debate over legalizing pot in California, but some supporters fear it could backfire.
Feinstein Joins Brown Opposing Marijuana Legalization, Worried About Stoned DriversSen. Dianne Feinstein on Wednesday joined Gov. Jerry Brown in expressing skepticism about legalizing marijuana in California for recreational purposes.
Poll Finds Majority In Bay Area, California Favor Marijuana LegalizationA majority of Californians now favor legalizing marijuana for not just medicinal but also recreational purposes, according to new Field Poll results released on Tuesday.
Newsom Leads Panel To Legalize Pot In CaliforniaLt. Gov. Gavin Newsom said it's time for California to get serious about legalizing marijuana and that he's willing to put his political reputation on the line to make it happen.
Obama Administratrion Permits California, Other States To Manage MarijuanaIn a sweeping new policy statement prompted by pot legalization of some form in 22 states, including California, the U.S. Justice Department gave the green light to states to adopt tight regulatory schemes to oversee the medical and recreational marijuana industries burgeoning across the country.