Proposed Law Would Allow Nurse Practitioners In Mass. To Prescribe Medical MarijuanaCertified nurse practitioners would be allowed to authorize medical marijuana use by patients under new rules proposed by Massachusetts health officials.
Denver Becomes First City In US To Allow Pot In Bars, RestaurantsDenver has approved a first-in-the-nation law allowing people to use marijuana in bars and restaurants and other public spaces, such as art galleries or yoga studios.
California Pot Exhibit Aims For Debate On Provocative PlantIt's known as Mary Jane, ganja, Chronic and even the sticky icky and has been featured in countless movies, including one that warned of its dangers, "Reefer Madness."
Man Arrested In Connection With Attempted Burglary At Home In South SacramentoA man is in custody after an attempted burglary at a suspected marijuana grow house in South Sacramento.
Pot-Growing Ban In Nevada County Blamed For Child Not Getting Seizure TreatmentAuthorities in Nevada County are cracking down on outdoor marijuana growers with a new ordinance, but one father is speaking out, saying that crackdown is jeopardizing his son's life and other children's lives.
Gov. Brown Signs Bill Eliminating Deadline For Local Governments To Regulate Medical MarijuanaGov. Jerry Brown has signed an emergency bill that eliminates an upcoming deadline local governments faced to ban or regulate medical marijuana cultivation.
Student Accused Of Bringing Pot Brownie To School In CarmichaelA local student is in trouble, accused of bringing a pot brownie to school and sharing it with at least three classmates.
CDC Study: More U.S. Teens Now Smoking Pot More Than TobaccoU.S. teens are smoking more pot than they do tobacco, which may be due to perceptions that it’s not as harmful as previously thought, say health officials
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.
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.
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.