Prohibition

Powdered Alcohol (CBS)

Creator Defends Palcohol In YouTube Video; Many Concerned Over Product’s Potential Youth Appeal

Palcohol (alcohol in powdered form) gained federal approval this week, which has several local organizations concerned about its appeal to young people. The creator defended his product in a YouTube video last year.

03/13/2015

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

San Jose Heavily Fines Illegally Operating Marijuana Dispensaries

San Jose has assessed over $160,000 in fines against illegally operating marijuana dispensaries. 19 of the city’s 23 collectives found to have been operating illegally have now closed.

12/17/2014

14 "Facts" About Drinking

SF Bar Owners Fire Back At Mayor Over Liquor-Free Super Bowl Suggestion

San Francisco bar owners fired back at Mayor Ed Lee after his call to curb alcohol sales during Super Bowl time.

01/29/2013