San Jose Voters Back Sales Tax, Reject Easing Medical Marijuana Rules Voters in San Jose backed a sales tax to fund city services, but rejected easing regulations on the city’s medical marijuana dispensaries.
Looming Ruling By 9th Circuit Court In SF Could Bar Feds From Prosecuting Medical Pot CasesThe federal court in San Francisco is expected to issue a ruling that could limit future prosecutions of medical marijuana users and dispensaries in eight Western states.
Elderly Healdsburg Man’s Medical Marijuana Stolen In Home InvasionHealdsburg police arrested two men and three juveniles on suspicion of stealing a jar of medical marijuana during a home invasion robbery Wednesday evening.
Feds Drop Case Against Oakland Harborside Marijuana DispensaryOakland city officials said Tuesday that the U.S. Attorney’s Office has dropped its case against a medical cannabis dispensary in their city after a legal battle that last lasted nearly four years.
Whoopi Goldberg Joins Medical Pot Business With Items Geared Towards Women A San Francisco cannabis club is among the first to sell medical marijuana products designed especially for women by Whoopi Goldberg.
Oakland May Require More Local Ownership Of Medical Marijuana DispensariesA proposal to require more local ownership of medical-marijuana outlets in Oakland has taken a step forward.
State Medical Marijuana Czar Says She Never Smoked PotLori Ajax was appointed the first chief of the Bureau of Medical Marijuana Regulation in February by Gov. Jerry Brown.
Money Laundering Charges For Man Suspected Of Owning Chain Of Bay Area Medical Marijuana ClinicsThe alleged owner of a chain of medical marijuana clinics is facing criminal charges again after KPIX5 first reported on the case last year.
Medical Marijuana Could See 15 Percent Sales TaxA California legislator proposed a 15 percent tax on the retail sales of medical marijuana with the introduction of a new bill Wednesday.
Facebook Shuts Down Medical Marijuana Dispensary Business PagesThree of New Jersey's five medical marijuana dispensaries have had their business pages shutdown by Facebook, cutting off what advocates call an integral place for customers to learn about which plant strains best treat their illness and where to find discounts.
California Marijuana Growers Face New Crop of Local BansDozens of cities and counties from across California are racing to enact new bans on marijuana-growing.
Pot States Take Fresh Look At Out-Of-State InvestmentStates that have legalized pot are taking a fresh look at making it easier for out-of-state investors to get in the weed business, saying the industry's ongoing difficulty in banking means they need new options to finance expansion.