Marijuana

Leaves of a mature marijuana plant. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Pot Panel Ponders Using Tax Revenue To Fund Drug Counseling At Every California High School

Members of a commission led by California’s lieutenant governor said Tuesday that legalizing the recreational use of marijuana could generate enough tax revenue to fund drug education and counseling centers at every high school in the state, a potential upside that should be seriously considered as activists work to put a pot-legalization initiative before voters next year.

05/20/2015

Marijuana-infused coffee from House Of Jane. (CBS)

Idea For San Jose Company’s Marijuana-Infused Coffee Prompted By Trip To Amsterdam

Marijuana enthusiasts can now drink their bud with breakfast, thanks to a San Jose company.

05/19/2015

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Oakland Airport Baggage Handlers Among 14 Charged In Marijuana Smuggling Conspiracy

Federal agents have busted an alleged marijuana smuggling ring involving baggage handlers working at Oakland International Airport, according to the U.S. Department of Justice.

05/18/2015

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

SideCar Enters Medical Marijuana Delivery Business In San Francisco

Ridesharing service SideCar announced this week that it would offer medical marijuana delivery to customers in San Francisco.

05/13/2015

A bud is seen on a mature marijuana plant that is displayed at The International Cannabis and Hemp Expo April 18, 2010 at the Cow Palace in Daly City, California. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Climate Change, Drought Likely Means Marijuana Grown In California Will Be More Potent

Researchers are also concerned about how the increasing number of people growing marijuana on public lands will affect the ecosystem.

05/13/2015

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)

Chemical Compound Blamed For Spike In Synthetic Marijuana Hospitalizations

A powerful and potentially harmful chemical compound has been found in synthetic marijuana tested in several states that saw a huge spike in the number of people hospitalized because of the drug last month.

05/08/2015

A man shows a type of marijuana at a farm near Medellin, Antioquia department, Colombia on October 3 , 2012. A bicycle ride against drug trafficking and in favour of the legalization of self-cultivation of marijuana for medicinal and recreational purposes took place in Medellin on October 6, 2012. AFP PHOTO/Raul ARBOLEDA (Photo credit should read RAUL ARBOLEDA/AFP/GettyImages)

High & Dry: California’s Drought Prompts Crackdown On Marijuana Farmers

As the drought worsens, water managers are drafting new rules to mitigate the impact of pot farming with Marijuana being one of the biggest cash crops, from Santa Rosa north.

05/08/2015

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Police Tweet Pot Smoker’s To-Do List: Get Up… Dye Hair… Get Stoned

Yes, even stoners are serious about getting it done.

05/04/2015

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Underground High-End Dinner Series In SF Pairs Marijuana With Every Course

So, if and when weed becomes legalized in California, will these dinners become the norm? Or will their speakeasy-type lure fade away?

04/30/2015

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San Francisco Supervisor Pushes For Task Force If Marijuana Legalized In 2016

San Francisco Supervisor Scott Wiener is hoping to get approval to create a task force to help plan local policies if cannabis is legalized in the 2016 California election.

04/28/2015

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