Gov. Jerry Brown Approves Medical Marijuana Regulations For CaliforniaThe governor's endorsement Friday of the legislative package hammered out by lawmakers was expected because his office crafted many of the details.
Deputies Arrest 2 Men Accused Of Riding In Van Packed With PotDeputies are searching for a man accused of transporting a large amount of marijuana plants in the back of a minivan.
Anti-Cigarette Group Says MTV Video Awards Sent Wrong MessageShow host Miley Cyrus was responsible for most of them.
State Experiments With New Approach To Regulate Pot Farms Water UseFish and Wildlife officers have recently joined local narcotics teams in inspecting pot farms that are allegedly draining a half million gallons of water a day from Northern California's Eel River as part of a unique state effort to identify growers willing to work with authorities to monitor water use and environmental effects from marijuana cultivation.
Lake County Man Allegedly Starts Back Fire To Protect Pot Plants From Jerusalem FireLake County resident, Juan Ramos Silva, was arrested over the weekend for allegedly causing fire at his residence in the area of the Jerusalem Fire.
California Marijuana Industry Hopes To Make Inroads With Banking IndustryMany banks are unwilling to do business with marijuana dispensaries, saying they aren’t worth the risk. But for the first time, the state tax authorities are stepping in to help dispensaries do business.
Feds Seize 12,000 Marijuana Plants From Modoc County Indian Tribes; No Arrests MadeLauren Horwood, a spokeswoman for U.S. Attorney Benjamin Wagner, said the plants and over 100 pounds of processed pot were found on Tuesday while agents were carrying out search warrants for the properties governed by the Alturas Indian Rancheria and Pit River tribes in Modoc County.
Potbox Launches 'Premium Cannabis' Delivery ServiceNow this is a fancy way to get your weed.
Experts: Illegal Pot Farms In California Threatening Salmon FisheriesA state legislative committee will look at the impact of the drought and water use by illegal marijuana cultivators on North Coast fisheries at a hearing in Sacramento.
Monterey County Deputies Find Boat Containing $18 Million Worth Of MarijuanaAuthorities say deputies arrested four men after finding a boat containing approximately $18 million worth of marijuana in Los Padres National Forest.
State Report Suggests Marijauna Legalization Could Save On California Prison CostsThe report says California could add millions of dollars to state coffers if it legalized marijuana by reducing the number of marijuana offenders in prisons and jails, reducing probation supervision costs, reducing criminal court cases, and increased sales-tax revenue.
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