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.
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.
Chronic Marijuana Use Linked To Rare Vomiting IllnessLocal doctors are seeing an uptick in a rare illness caused by chronic cannabis use.
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.
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.
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.
Sacramento Dispensary Ready To Start Selling Marijuana On New Year's DayA Therapeutic Alternative at 3015 H Street in Sacramento got the word after 6 p.m. on Friday and wasted no time proudly displaying its new state license.
As California Nears Pot Legalization, Officials Warn DUI Is More Than Just AlcoholDriving under the influence also applies to marijuana, even when it's legalized starting on Monday.
Marijuana Could Be New Frontier For Labor Unions In CaliforniaThe United Farm Workers, Teamsters and United Food and Commercial Workers are looking to unionize the tens of thousands of potential workers involved in the legal weed game, from planters to rollers to sellers.
No Happy Weed Year In Los Angeles: Recreational Pot Sales DelayedCalifornia kicks off recreational sales on New Year's Day, becoming the largest state in the nation with legal marijuana. But Los Angeles won't be close to ready.
California Issues First Licenses For Pot MarketCalifornia on Thursday issued its first batch of business licenses for the state's upcoming legal marijuana market, setting the stage for sales to begin in January.
California Opens Online System To License New Pot IndustryCalifornia on Friday began accepting applications from businesses that want to operate in the state's legal marijuana industry next year, a milestone for the emerging market.
Effects Of Medical Cannabis Being Tested On PetsThe UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine is conducting a first-of-its-kind survey to learn more about the effects of medical cannabis on pets.