Santa Clara Lawmakers Vote To Put Pot Tax On November BallotThe Santa Clara City Council voted 6-to-0 in favor of putting put a marijuana tax on the November ballot.
3 Hurt In Explosion Set Off By Man Smoking Pot In Butane Honey Oil LabAn explosion in Soquel on Tuesday afternoon was caused by a man smoking marijuana in a butane honey oil lab.
Surge In Illegal California Pot Shops Undercuts Legal MarketFrom the beginning, there was concern the legal market would be undercut by the massive black market that has existed for decades. And that's what's happening.
Empty Shelves At Some Bay Area Pot Dispensaries After New July 1 Label LawMany California pot dispensaries say their profits are going up in smoke. Shelves are sitting empty ever since a new labeling law took effect July 1.
Marijuana Businesses Urge California To Delay Strict Testing, Packaging RulesNearly 150 marijuana businesses in California warned Friday that they could face crippling financial losses unless the state extends a July 1 deadline imposing strict standards for pot testing and packaging.
City College Of San Francisco Offering Cannabis Workshop SeriesCity College of San Francisco is accepting students for a series of workshops that are being launched in response to community interest following the statewide legalization of recreational marijuana.
Established North Bay Brewery To Make Pot-Infused Sparkling WaterA successful brewery in the North Bay is getting ready to switch things up, introducing a new sparkling water with a special ingredient: marijuana.
Pot Clubs Slash Prices, Inventory As July 1 Deadline Looms On New RegulationsMarijuana retailers are selling weed and edibles at deep discounts to get rid of inventory as they rush to meet tougher new state regulations by July 1.
FDA Approves First Cannabis-Based DrugThe US Food and Drug Administration approved a cannabis-based drug for the first time, the agency said Monday.
Pot Vendors Scramble to Unload Inventory Before New Rules Take EffectA big shakeup is coming to California's multi-billion-dollar recreational marijuana industry. Retailers are facing a major deadline which could cause a pot shortage.
Former Mexican President Fox Joins Board Of Cannabis Magazine High TimesFormer Mexico President Vicente Fox, who calls himself a soldier in the global campaign to legalize marijuana, is joining the board of directors of cannabis publication High Times to advance his agenda.
Gang Member Sought In Santa Rosa Home Invasion Murder Arrested In VirginiaA female Crips gang member, wanted in the February slaying of a man during a Sonoma County home invasion, has been arrested in hiding in a Richmond, Virginia attic and will be extradited to the Bay Area to face a murder charge.