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

Cannabis Business Conference Draws Marijuana Entrepreneurs To San Francisco From Around The World

The International Cannabis Business Conference in San Francisco brought advocates and investors alike to the Hyatt Regency Hotel with the goal of legalizing recreational marijuana in California next year.

02/16/2015

Medical marijuana. (Gabriel Bouys/AFP/Getty Images)

Cannabis Marijuana Dispensary Medical Conference Business Pot Weed

A cannabis business conference drew marijuana entrepreneurs from around the world to the Bay Area.

02/15/2015

California Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom give remarks after being sworn in as the 49th Lt. Governor of California. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Gavin Newsom Positioning Self As Pro-Pot Candidate For California Governor

Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom joined us live in studio to talk up his efforts to legalize recreational marijuana in the state of California. Earlier this week he announced he’ll run for governor in 2018.

02/13/2015

Medical Marijuana in various forms. (CBS)

Federal And State Laws Obscure Legal Boundaries For Pot Businesses Looking To Deposit Money In Banks

Now that four states have legalized recreational marijuana use, entrepreneurs want to start businesses. It may be a lucrative proposition, but there’s no place to keep the money.

02/10/2015

High There! app (Screenshot from High There!)

Pot Smokers Can Now Find The Perfect Date With Tinder-Like App ‘High There!’

The app allows users to connect with like-minded pot users in their area.

02/05/2015

Cannabis plant leaf (OLIVER BERG/AFP/Getty Images)

Man Arrested At SFO With 3-Pounds Of Marijuana Sentenced To Jail Despite ‘Need’

A man who claimed he needed to carry more than 3 pounds of marijuana on a flight from San Francisco to Dallas for medical use was sentenced Friday to six months in jail, prosecutors said Sunday.

02/02/2015

Candy bars laced with medical marijuana. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Bay Area Venture Capitalists Look To Cash In On Booming Cannabis Industry

Hundreds of investment firms are looking to get in on the ground floor of what is being called the fastest growing investment opportunity in the country.

01/28/2015

A man shows a type of marijuana at a farm near Medellin, Antioquia department, Colombia on October 3 , 2012. A bicycle ride against drug trafficking and in favour of the legalization of self-cultivation of marijuana for medicinal and recreational purposes took place in Medellin on October 6, 2012. AFP PHOTO/Raul ARBOLEDA (Photo credit should read RAUL ARBOLEDA/AFP/GettyImages)

Sheriff’s Department Tipped Off To $2.5 Million Worth Of Marijuana Plants In Benicia

The Solano County Sheriff’s Department made a major bust in Benicia Monday night where they found $90,000 worth of processed marijuana along with about $2.5 million worth of pot plants.

01/27/2015

Leaves of a mature marijuana plant. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Silicon Valley Big Shots Investing Millions In National Marijuana Company Featuring Bob Marley Products

Founders Fund, the $2 billion San Francisco venture capital firm run by Silicon Valley stars including Peter Thiel, co-founder and former CEO of Paypal, is investing in Privateer Holdings, a marijuana company that owns several pot-related brands.

01/08/2015

Leaves of a mature marijuana plant. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco To Launch Marijuana-Themed Newspaper In 2015

The San Francisco Media Company is replacing the San Francisco Bay Guardian with the Bay Area’s first marijuana-themed newspaper.

12/31/2014

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