As Pot Shops Fear Federal Crackdown, State Lawmaker Introduces Sanctuary-Pot BillLocal pot shops are preparing for a crackdown on federal drug agents despite the legalization of recreational marijuana.
Cannabis Industry Frets, Then Shrugs Off Sessions' New PolicyFor long-term pot purveyors accustomed to changing regulatory winds, the decision was just another bump in a long and winding road to proving their business legitimacy.
Ad To Stop Drugged Driving Pulled After Critics Say It Promoted Marijuana UseA state campaign to stop drugged driving was pulled off the air after critics complained it crossed the line.
California Pot Advocates Say Tax Rates Too High As Legal Sales BeginIn addition to taxes, marijuana regulations drive up the cost.
City To Focus On Cannabis Distribution And Cultivation After First Day Of RetailCity officials say they will begin to shift focus from the licensing of dispensaries to the licensing of distributors, cultivators and manufacturers to avoid a marijuana dry spell in Sacramento.
How Will California Enforce New Pot Rules?With the sale of legal commercial cannabis off to a strong start, many are wondering how the state will enforce new rules to combat the illegal market. We're getting answers.
Long Lines Greet First Day Of Legal Recreational Marijuana Sales In CaliforniaLines Greet First Day Of Legal Recreational Marijuana Sales In California
New Year Brings Broad Pot Legalization To CaliforniaThe arrival of the new year in California brought with it broad legalization of marijuana, a much-anticipated change that comes two decades after the state was the first to allow pot for medical use.
Anticipation High As California Rolls Out Retail Pot SalesCalifornians may awake on New Year's Day to a stronger-than-normal whiff of marijuana as America's cannabis king lights up to celebrate the state's first legal retail pot sales.
Over 70 CA Shops Licensed To Sell Retail CannabisMore than six dozen marijuana retailers have been licensed to start selling recreational pot in California on New Year's Day.
Experts Worry About California's Contaminated Cannabis"Buyer beware," cautioned Donald Land, a University of California, Davis, chemistry professor who is the chief scientific consultant at Steep Hill Labs Inc., which tests marijuana in several states.
Rush Of Pot Grows Splits Rural California Before Legal SalesThe four young men had just started their marijuana harvest in rural Northern California when a dozen sheriff's deputies swooped in with guns drawn, arrested them and spent the day chopping down 150 bushy plants with machetes.