Battle Over Plan To Open Pot Dispensary Next Door To Santa Rosa PreschoolA group of Santa Rosa preschoolers was caught in the middle of a battle over a pot dispensary that wants to set up shop next door.
Sonoma County Supes Approve 1-Year Ban On Hemp GrowingSonoma County’s Board of Supervisors on Tuesday approved a ban on growing industrial hemp in the unincorporated areas of the county for at least a year.
Concord City Council Puts Support Behind Cannabis Delivery Businesses Over DispensariesThe Concord City Council expressed strong support Tuesday night for crafting an ordinance that would permit a marijuana delivery business to set up shop within city limits, but was less enthusiastic about the possibility of a dispensary selling cannabis for recreational use.
Los Angeles Seeks To Wipe Out Old Pot Convictions, Following San Francisco LeadLos Angeles-area prosecutors are joining other district attorneys to use technology to wipe out or reduce as many as 50,000 old marijuana convictions years after California voters broadly legalized the drug.
Garbage Bags Of Marijuana Spill Along Oakland FreewayA truck filled with garbage bags stuffed with marijuana trimmings dumped part of its load along a mile stretch of Highway 880 in Oakland, the California Highway Patrol reported Friday.
UC Scientists Hack Beer Yeast To Create THC, CBD - Active Chemicals Found In MarijuanaScientists have found a way to produce the mind-altering cannabis chemical known as THC, and its therapeutic cousin CBD, with genetically modified beer yeast.
San Francisco DA: Computer Algorithm To Help Dismiss Thousands Of Pot ConvictionsSan Francisco's district attorney's office will dismiss some 9,000 marijuana convictions with the use of technology to identify cases made eligible through the passage of California's law allowing use of recreational marijuana.
Harris Says She Has Smoked Pot, Supports Marijuana LegalizationSen. Kamala Harris said Monday she has smoked marijuana and supports the legalization of the drug.