Highly Anticipated Cannabis Festival In Yolo County Canceled After Sheriff Denies PermitA Yolo County cannabis festival is abruptly canceled after months of planning and preparation. The organizers needed the county Sheriff’s department to sign off on the event, but it refused.
Want A State Cannabis Cultivation License? Good LuckThe road to legal cannabis is hitting a few potholes. A new report from a cannabis business organization shows that only a fraction of the marijuana cultivators in California have state approval to operate.
Report: California Pot Growers Struggling To Obtain LicensesNearly two months after marijuana became legal in California only about 1 percent of the state's known growers have been licensed.
Solution To Opioid Epidemic May Come From CannabisParts of the cannabis plant are known to ease pain and decrease inflammation. It's being used in creams and oils for treatments.
Berkeley Declares Itself A Sanctuary City For Recreational PotBerkeley City Council members have passed a resolution declaring the city a sanctuary for recreational marijuana.
Sacramento Business Group Wants Cap On Cannabis CompaniesMarijuana cultivators are drawn to the Power Inn Road area of District 6, but the city has been inundated with applications to open up shop in that area.
San Francisco Yoga Instructor Incorporates Weed Smoking In ClassesThe latest workout craze is taking downward dog to new highs at a San Francisco fitness studio where yoga teachers and students are lighting up joints before class.
Snoop Dogg Backs Central California Girl Suspended Over PostThe girl was reportedly kicked off her high school basketball team after she posted a photo of the rapper holding what appears to be a pot cigarette.
Prosecutors Dropping, Cutting Marijuana Convictions After LegalizationIt's a step that could prove life-changing for some and could especially help minorities, who were more likely than whites to be arrested for such crimes.
San Francisco Plans To Wipe Out Thousands Of Pot ConvictionsSan Francisco's district attorney says his office will toss out or reduce thousands of criminal convictions for marijuana dating back decades, which is allowed under a 2016 ballot measure legalizing recreational use in California.
Legalized Marijuana Means New Conversations For Parents, TeensA focus group is working on developing a first of its kind cannabis campaign for high schools around the Sacramento area. It'll target both teens and parents.
Elk Grove Police Seize Thousands Of Pot Plants In Suburban GrowsInvestigators say they've seen an increase in the number of people coming from out of state and setting up grows in residential neighborhoods.