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Medicinal marijuana

A box is filled with marijuana plants at the San Francisco Medical Cannabis Clinic in San Francisco (AP)

San Jose Pot Club Owners Protest New City Regulations

SAN JOSE (KCBS) – Advocates of medical marijuana rallied outside San Jose City Hall Thursday in a noisy protest over stringent new operating rules about to go into effect which, pot club owners, said would shut down all the city’s existing marijuana collectives, and force those permitted to re-open into remote areas of the city.

07/10/2014

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

San Jose City Council To Vote On Reducing Pot Clubs

The San Jose City Council is expected to vote on Tuesday to drastically reduce the number of medical marijuana dispensaries in the city and create some rigid new rules.

05/13/2014

Marijuana, pot

UCSF Researchers Test Marijuana-Based Drug To Combat Child Epileptic Seizures

Researchers at UCSF are on the cutting edge of testing a marijuana-based drug for the treatment of severe epilepsy in kids.

02/04/2014

A vial of medical marijuana

Poll Finds Californians Favor Medicinal Pot Over Complete Legalization

A new poll shows 50 percent of California voters don’t want marijuana legalized for recreational use, along with overwhelming support for doctor-recommended use of pot for the severely ill.

05/31/2012

Marijuana leaves (AP Graphic)

Former Cop Pitches Medical Marijuana Products At Oakland Expo

A former law enforcement officer is touting the benefits of medicinal marijuana in Oakland after a broken back back has given him a change of heart.

09/04/2011

Pot Warehouse Will Pad Oakland's Coffers

San Jose Proposes Hefty Marijuana Business Tax

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.

CBS San Francisco–10/09/2010

Marijuana, pot

Majority Of Voters Support Prop 19

A new Field Poll shows that a majority of California voters now support a proposition that would legalize recreational marijuana use in the state.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–09/26/2010