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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?

11/17/2014

Ryme Windham smokes marijuana at 4:20 pm outside at Hempfest on April 20, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. (Meg Roussos/Getty Images)

UCSF Study Suggests Secondhand Marijuana Smoke As Bad As Tobacco Smoke For Heart Health

Breathing secondhand marijuana smoke may be just as bad for your heart as tobacco smoke, according to preliminary research from UCSF.

11/16/2014

A Marijuana plant (Uriel Sinai/Getty Images)

Man Tried To Take 3.5 Pounds Of Marijuana On SFO Flight; Claimed He Was A Big Pot Eater

A San Mateo County jury Wednesday found a 36-year-old San Francisco man guilty of attempting to bring marijuana aboard a flight at the San Francisco International Airport last year, prosecutors said.

11/12/2014

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Orphaned Bear Cubs Found Beaten Near Chico Pot Farms Released Back Into The Wild

Bear cubs who suffered severe injuries, most likely at the hands of humans, were released back into the wild recently after undergoing months of intense recovery at Lake Tahoe Wildlife Care,

11/04/2014

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

San Jose City Council Says It Will Take Steps To Counter New Medicinal Marijuana Initiative

SAN JOSE (KCBS) — After an initiative that would repeal San Jose’s new medical marijuana regulations garnered enough signatures to make it to the ballot, the City Council said on Tuesday that it will decide […]

10/29/2014

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San Jose Permit Process Continues To Weed Out Medicinal Marijuana Dispensaries

A San Jose city report released on Monday reveals that 14 medical marijuana dispensaries have successfully completed the first phase of gaining a license to operate in the city.

10/28/2014

The "Cannamoms" are among a number of parents from outside California who travel to the Bay Area to obtain medical marijuana for their children. (CBS)

Out-Of-State ‘Cannamoms’ Visit Bay Area To Get Medical Marijuana For Their Kids

Parents from across the country, including a group of moms from Florida, are traveling to the Bay Area to give their sick children what they can’t get at home: medical marijuana.

10/22/2014

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

50 Medical Marijuana Dispensaries In San Jose File For Permits Despite Strict Requirements

There was a filing frenzy by owners of medical marijuana dispensaries in San Jose seeking as they sought to beat a registration deadline on Friday but strict new requirements force most of them close.

10/21/2014

Clorenzo Griffin (Sutter County Sheriff's Office)

Deputy U.S. Marshal Accused Of Stealing Marijuana At Gunpoint Outside NorCal Motel

A deputy U.S. marshal is accused of stealing roughly 24 pounds of marijuana at gunpoint from three people parked at a Northern California motel.

10/17/2014

Crime scene tape, police line, generic

Santa Rosa Man Shot During Home Invasion Robbery Targeting Marijuana In The House

A Santa Rosa resident was shot Thursday afternoon during an apparent home invasion robbery allegedly targeting marijuana kept in the house.

10/16/2014

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