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Marijuana Legalization Backers Gathering In SF To Discuss Strategy

Marijuana legalization proponents are gathering in San Francisco this weekend to hear about an unfolding campaign to have California join the four other states where it is now legal for adults to buy and use the drug recreationally.

02/13/2015

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Fire At South Sacramento Home Exposes Pot-Growing Operation

Firefighters are investigating the cause of a house fire in south Sacramento this morning where pot plants were growing.

02/09/2015

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Man Arrested After House With Illegal Pot Grow Catches Fire

A man is behind bars after firefighters came across an illegal marijuana grow while putting out a fire at a home.

01/30/2015

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Crews Discover Suspected Marijuana Grow While Fighting Fire At Elk Grove Home

A fire ripped through a home in Elk Grove overnight, but it is what crews found after the flames were out that has police now investigating the scene.

01/29/2015

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Police Bust Ceres Drug Lab And Arrest 1 Person

A search warrant for suspected power theft turned into a sizable drug lab bust in Ceres on Thursday.

01/16/2015

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California Pot Laws Still Being Left Up To Cities

While voters in Alaska and Oregon are deciding whether to legalize the recreational use of marijuana, the politics of pot remain local in California.

10/28/2014

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City Of Anaheim Turns Off Water, Power To Illegal Pot Shops

The city of Anaheim is literally pulling the plug on pot shops.

10/14/2014

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Group Begins Raising Money For Measure To Legalize Marijuana In California

The nation’s largest marijuana policy advocacy group said it will begin raising funds for a ballot measure in 2016 to legalize recreational marijuana use in California.

09/24/2014

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Calif. Lawmaker Looks To Regulate, Track Information On Pot Industry

The bill introduced by state Sen. Lou Correa marks a milestone not only because it would provide significant state oversight of the multi-billion dollar industry for the first time, but because it is likely to get serious consideration in Sacramento after years of inaction.

03/09/2014

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Third-Graders At Sonora School Caught With Pot

Police in a Central California city are trying to determine how three third-graders caught smoking marijuana got the drug.

03/05/2014

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San Diego Approves Rules For Medical Pot Shops

San Diego passed regulations Tuesday to allow medical marijuana dispensaries to legally operate in the city.

02/26/2014

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Authorities Target Drug-Trafficking Ring In Central Valley

Authorities say they have taken down a large drug-trafficking operation in the Central Valley, arresting 11 people and seizing drugs and weapons.

01/30/2014

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