Medical marijuana

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

California Officials Consider State-Run Bank To Serve The Pot Industry

The banking and marijuana industries could become unlikely allies in California’s green rush.

08/01/2015

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First Medical Marijuana Dispensary In Nevada Opens Near Reno

Dressed in polo shirts, tie-dyes and button-downs, about 75 people with medical marijuana cards lined up outside Silver State Relief, between a sub shop and pizza place in Sparks, to be among the first to buy as much as a half-ounce of pot for $195.

07/31/2015

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San Francisco Won’t Permit ‘Pot Luck’ Medical Marijuana Food Festival

Last month, San Francisco’s first medical marijuana food festival made national headlines. Now, city officials said they will not allow a second one, and the organizer of the event accuses the city of intimidating cannabis clubs to discourage them from taking part.

07/15/2015

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Court Rules San Francisco Medical Marijuana Dispensary Can’t Deduct Business Expenses

A federal appeals court ruled Thursday that a San Francisco medical marijuana dispensary can’t deduct business expenses for sales of the drug from its taxable income.

07/09/2015

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California Bill Helps Medical Marijuana Users Access Organ Transplants

California lawmakers have passed a bill that prevents medical marijuana users from being denied organ transplants just because they use pot.

06/23/2015

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

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Medicinal Pot-Laced Doggie Treats Won’t Get Fido High… But They May Get Him Well

An Oakland-based company is making pot-laced treats for ailing pampered pooches that owners say don’t get them high, they get them well. They’re called Treat-ibles.

04/22/2015

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Town Of Clearlake Takes Center Stage In Emotional Battle Over Medical Marijuana Cultivation Ban

The town of Clearlake in Lake County is now center stage in an emotional legal battle over medical marijuana, and patients say a complete ban on all cultivation is putting lives at risk, and are filing a suit to stop it.

03/18/2015

420 MD medical marijuana clinic. (CBS)

Bay Area Medical Marijuana Clinics Allegedly Run By Organized Criminal Enterprise Still Running

Seven suspects, including two doctors, have been charged so far. Despite the serious criminal allegations, we found the operation hasn’t slowed down.

03/17/2015

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SF Chef Shares Culinary Secrets In Cannabis Cooking Class

San Francisco’s JeffThe420Chef hosted a cooking class Saturday to share the recipe for his signature “light-tasting” oils and butters infused with pot.

02/21/2015

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