San Francisco Amsterdam-Style Marijuana Lounges; 'Nothing Like This In Jersey"The smoke was thick and business brisk at the Barbary Coast Dispensary's marijuana smoking lounge, a darkened room that resembles a steakhouse or upscale sports tavern with its red leather seats.
Small Recreational Pot Farmers Getting Squeezed By California RegulationMarijuana industry leaders say California regulations and fees are crushing the cash business, threatening to drive small recreational pot farmers out of business.
4/20 Marijuana Holiday A Dangerous Time On The Road, Study FindsAmerica's highways are decidedly less safe on April 20, a day when stoners publicly celebrate marijuana use, according to a new report.
After Legal Pot Shops' Cannabis Caches Go Up in Smoke, What's Next?California pot shop proprietors are concerned that bottlenecks are slowing the supply chain from fields to storefronts.
Santa Clara County Officials Launch Anti-Pot Ads Aimed At TeensSanta Clara County is launching a campaign in the wake of recreational marijuana legalization to send a message to teens: Don't become a pot head!
Once Pot Friendly Calaveras County Bans MarijuanaA previously pot friendly rural Northern California county has reversed course and banned commercial marijuana farms, paving the way for lawsuits from growers who previously received permits and paid taxes.
San Francisco Recreational Pot Sales Begin as Cannabis Industry Shrugs Off Sessions' PolicyIn S.F., sales of recreational marijuana began at 9 a.m. Saturday. Six dispensaries in the city confirmed that they're selling recreational weed and all received their state licenses to sell on Friday. Other shops are expected to get approval soon.
California Pulls Public Service Ad Critics Said Promoted Marijuana UseCalifornia officials on Friday pulled an ad aimed at discouraging stoned driving after critics said it glorified and promoted marijuana use.
San Francisco Pot Dispensaries Await Final Approval For SalesOnly hours before the scheduled Saturday start of recreational pot sales in San Francisco, a cloud of confusion remains over the many dispensaries still waiting for the official green light from city and state officials.
Recreational Marijuana Comes To California With A Cloud Of UncertaintyCalifornians voted yes, but now the feds are saying no to marijuana.
Feds' Reversal On Marijuana Enforcement Clouds California Pot BusinessJust days after recreational pot became legal in California, one of the state's biggest and best-known marijuana dispensaries is trying to determine what the fed’s changing position on marijuana enforcement means for its budding business.
Get A Pencil: California's Digital Marijuana-Tracking System DelayedThe state Department of Food and Agriculture, which is overseeing the tracking system, expected it to be functional for the first legal sales on Jan. 1. Now it could take months before the system launches.