Three San Jose City Council members plan to propose an ordinance on Wednesday that would give the city the power to shut down medical marijuana dispensaries that skip out on their taxes.
In a strange twist, the number of police officer layoffs in San Jose may be reduced because of revenue generated by medical marijuana dispensaries.
The San Jose City Council Monday voted in favor of implementing a 7 percent tax on medical marijuana facilities approved by a ballot measure voters passed last month.
The future of a proposed $1 billion Indian casino on Richmond’s waterfront was thrown into doubt after last Tuesday’s election, when voters rejected Measure U.
The demise of Proposition 19 on Tuesday has not solved the problems faced by cities struggling with the growth of the medical marijuana industry.
As California voters go to the polls next month to vote on the legalization of recreational marijuana, voters in San Jose will consider a proposed marijuana business tax.
RICHMOND, Calif. (KCBS) _ The future of a proposed $1 billion hotel-casino resort on the Richmond waterfront could hinge on two statements in an advisory measure.