Environmental Coalition Targets Illegal Pot Farms on California Public LandIn the Northern California wilderness, authorities are assessing the environmental impact and cleanup costs at a site where trees were clear-cut, waterways were diverted, and the ground was littered with open containers of fertilizer in September.
Meet The Co-Owners Of Oakland's Black-Owned Cannabis Dispensary 'Blunts & Moore''Blunts and Moore' co-owners Brittany Moore and Alphonso T. Blunt talk to BR's Christin Ayers about how they came to own Oakland's first pot dispensary created through the city's cannabis equity program.
Would-Be Marijuana Grow Thief Captured, Beaten In Eastern Contra Costa CountyAn attempt to steal marijuana from an illegal grow operation in the Knightsen area of Contra Costa County turned violent Saturday after one of the would-be robbers was captured, bound and beaten, according to sheriff's deputies.
Licensed Marijuana Businesses Struggle to Stay Solvent as Black-Market Producers Drain Cash From MarketFor many of those trying to make it in California's legal cannabis market, just keeping the lights on has been a survival story.
CDC: Most People Who Got Sick Vaped THC Health officials announced Friday that their investigation into a recent outbreak of severe vaping-related illness was increasingly focusing on products that contain THC.
Impostor Marijuana Vapes Flood California As Health Crisis ExpandsThe deceptive rip-offs on the street could be linked to an emerging public health crisis.
'It's Russian Roulette'; CBD Vapes Spiked With Dangerous Drugs For SaleJay Jenkins says he hesitated when a buddy suggested they vape CBD. After two puffs, he ended up in a coma.
Program To Erase Old Pot Convictions Available To All 58 California CountiesEvery California county prosecutor can now use new technology to erase or reduce an estimated 220,000 old marijuana convictions after voters broadly legalized the drug in 2016.
Sonoma County Authorities Shut Down Unpermitted Cannabis Grow With 63,000 PlantsSonoma County inspectors shut down the largest non-permitted commercial cannabis cultivation ever in the county last week.
North Bay College First In CA To Offer Degree In Hemp CultivationSanta Rosa Junior College will become the first community college in the state next year to develop a certificate and degree program in the cultivation of hemp, a strain of sativa cannabis.
San Francisco Nonprofit To Help Chicago Clear Marijuana Convictions Ahead Of Recreational Cannabis Law
'This Ain't Your Mother's Marijuana," Surgeon General SaysFederal health officials issued a national warning Thursday against marijuana use by adolescents and pregnant women, as more states legalize the increasingly potent drug for medicinal and recreational use.
More Marijuana Growers To Be Added For Federal Cannabis ResearchThe Justice Department said Monday it would move forward to expand the number of marijuana growers for federally-authorized cannabis research.
Weedmaps To Stop Advertising Unlicensed Pot BusinessesThe major online pot shop directory and cannabis marketplace Weedmaps announced Wednesday that it will no longer allow black-market businesses to advertise on its site.
Illegal Pot Farm Blows Transformer Leaving Oakland Businesses In The Dark For MonthsAn illegal pot farm blew up a transformer, knocking out power to about a dozen small businesses in the same complex last May. Three months later, some are still without power.