Warning Issued After Bad Batch Of Synthetic Pot Known As 'Spice' Sends 13 To SoCal HospitalAuthorities now say 13 people have become ill -- two of them seriously -- in Southern California after apparently overdosing on a bad batch of the synthetic marijuana drug mix known as "spice."
Men Arrested After 800 Pot Plants Found, Threatened To Empty Streams In Mendocino CountyFour out-of-state residents are suspected of cultivating and possessing pot for sale in a rural area of Mendocino County after investigators found 800 marijuana plants and a hash oil lab.
NorCal Water Board Adopts Nation's First Rules On Pot Growers' Water UseA first of its kind regulatory plan approved by North Coast water quality officials Thursday now requires marijuana growers to register their operations and prove they are practicing environmentally responsible farming methods.
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.
Study: Is Marijuana Cultivation Sucking California Dry?An increasing number of marijuana operations is making California's drought worse, according to a new study.
Santa Cruz Mountains Raid Uncovers Hundreds Of Marijuana PlantsA raid Thursday morning at an illegal marijuana grow in the Santa Cruz Mountains led to the discovery of hundreds of plants valued at about $1.7 million, a Santa Clara County sheriff’s spokesman said.
4 Arrested At Napa Home Where Marijuana Plants, Other Contraband FoundAuthorities arrested four people Thursday at a Napa home, where detectives found marijuana plants and evidence of the manufacture of concentrated cannabis.
Newsom Report Calls For Heavy Regulation If California Legalizes MarijuanaA blue-ribbon panel chaired by Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom on Wednesday released a policy report recommending that any move to legalize marijuana in California should emphasize public safety, limiting access by minors, and limiting corporate control over the maximization of tax revenue.
First Ever Television Commercial For Legal Marijuana Expected To AirA Denver tv station will break new ground in the world of legalized marijuana
Aptos Bar Owner Arrested For Allegedly Running Back Room Marijuana DispensaryA bar owner was arrested last week for allegedly running a marijuana dispensary at his Aptos business, a Santa Cruz County sheriff’s spokesman said.
California Bill Helps Medical Marijuana Users Access Organ TransplantsCalifornia lawmakers have passed a bill that prevents medical marijuana users from being denied organ transplants just because they use pot.
Paul McCartney No Longer Smokes MarijuanaThe former Beatle said he doesn't want set a bad example for his kids and grandchildren by using marijuana.