California Looks To Hire Medical Marijuana CzarIt’s a job posting you don’t see every day: California wants to hire a medical marijuana czar. While it could be a very lucrative opportunity, it does come with some catches.
Marijuana Farmers Claim 'Mendocino Shakedown' In Plant Seizures, Restitution Fee SystemOwners of medical marijuana farms say law enforcement is running amok in Mendocino County, with police seizing plants and other assets on private property in commando-style raids - without a search warrant - and making their agencies millions in the process.
Amoeba Music Wants To Sell Marijuana Alongside Jazz & ClassicalAmoeba Music in Berkeley is hoping for a boost in sales by offering medical marijuana in the Jazz & Classical section.
Gov. Brown Enacts First-Ever Regulations For Medical Marijuana IndustryCalifornia Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a trio of bills designed to rein in and regulate the state's medical marijuana industry for the first time.
Free Cannabis Products Offered To Valley, Butte Fire VictimsVictims of the Valley Fire and Butte Fire are being offered free cannabis products if they have current prescriptions for medical marijuana.
Police Arrest Suspect In Armed Robbery Of Medical Marijuana Delivery DriverA man was arrested Friday on suspicion of robbing a medical marijuana delivery service driver at gunpoint last month in Monterey.
Retirees Ease Aging's Aches At East Bay Senior Citizen Marijuana ClubAt the Rossmoor Medical Marijuana Education and Support Club meeting in Walnut Creek, seniors learn how cannabis can help reduce chronic pain and make life more livable.
Gov. Brown To Consider Bills Regulating Medical MarijuanaLawmakers in both houses of the California Legislature have approved a package of bills setting up the state's first regulatory framework for medical marijuana.
Federal Appeals Court Rejects Oakland Lawsuit Over Marijuana DispensaryA federal appeals court has rejected Oakland's attempt to stop the government from shutting down a large medical marijuana dispensary.
Hundreds Of Stoners Do 4-Mile Run To Prove You Can Mix Cannabis And Sports At 420 Games In SFMore than 300 came from around the Bay Area to Golden Gate Park to participate in a 4-mile run to change stoner stereotypes.
High Time For a Medical Marijuana Tax? Former GOP State Senator Thinks SoA former tax-fighting Republican state senator now thinks it's time to slap an excise tax on sales of medical marijuana.
California Officials Consider State-Run Bank To Serve The Pot IndustryThe banking and marijuana industries could become unlikely allies in California’s green rush.