Native Americans in California Want to Grow Their Own Weed

Native American tribes in California are considering establishing their own legal marijuana market. The idea for creating their own farms and starting their own cannabis businesses arose...

California Introduces Zero-Tolerance Policy for Teen Cannabis Use While Driving

Last week, Senate Bill 1273 (SB1273) was introduced by California State Senator Jerry Hill. If passed, this new bill will create a zero-tolerance policy for California drivers...

California Lawmaker Introduces Bill That Would Allow Kids to Take Medical Marijuana to School

In San Mateo County, California, a lawmaker recently introduced a bill that would allow students to bring medical marijuana to school. It would pertain to kids in...

Berkeley Becomes Sanctuary City for Recreational Cannabis

Berkeley, California made landmark moves in the fight for legal cannabis freedom Tuesday night. City Council members passed a resolution declaring Berkeley a sanctuary city for recreational...

California Cannabis Farmers Challenge Loophole in State Grow Regulations

When California released regulations that governed the legal cannabis industry last year, small-scale cannabis farmers were disheartened to learn that there was no restriction on the amount...

San Francisco to Erase Thousands of Prior Marijuana Convictions

People in San Francisco that have been busted for possession of weed are about to see their records disappear. The San Francisco District Attorney’s Office announced on Wednesday...

Kaiser Permanente Forbids Medical Marijuana Patient to Volunteer with Hospice Patients

Amy Hauser is a 50-year-old medical student in the Bay Area. She wants to work in hospice care, stating she “has a calling for it.” While laboring...

Northern California Calaveras County Bans Cannabis

Calaveras County is located about 150 miles east of San Francisco. For years, it was a pro-cannabis community, but last week things took a dramatic turn. The...

Will Mouth Swab Tests Become the “Breathalyzer” of Marijuana?

Some police officers in Michigan are testing out a way to determine if drivers are high on pot when pulled over. In November, CBS Detroit reported that...

Cannabis Farms in California Could Threaten Mountain Lion Populations

Mountain lions have lived in the mountains of Santa Cruz for centuries, but some experts believe that cannabis cultivation could put an end to their once-thriving population. Chris...

Mike Tyson to Open “Tyson Ranch”…A One-Stop Cannabis Shop in California

There are plenty of celebs who have jumped on the legal weed bandwagon. Martha Stewart has teamed up with Snoop Dogg, Whoopi Goldberg has her own cannabis-infused...

Will High Pot Taxes in California Fuel Black Market Sales?

It’s no secret that California is home to the largest marijuana black market in the country. It’s estimated the marijuana black market in California is worth well...

How One California Cop Became One of the Most Influential Cannabis Advocates

Nate Bradley is the executive director for the California Cannabis Industry Association (CCIA). He founded the group in 2012, with a mission to “unite the cannabis industry...

Happy New Year California…Recreational Cannabis in Cali Begins

California is ringing in 2018 by beginning recreational weed sales, a change that countless believe has been a long time coming. California residents 21 and older can...

Labor Unions in California Look Towards Cannabis

With just a few days to go until weed is legal in California, labor unions across the state are working to organize cannabis workers across the Golden...

Cheech Marin is Helping People Register Retail Cannabis Businesses in California

With legal recreational weed scheduled to start in California in just a couple weeks, Secretary of State Alex Padilla busy preparing the registry process for cannabis startup...

One Acre Cannabis Cultivation Cap Called for In Cali

Two State Representatives in Northern California are asking state officials to cap commercial marijuana farms at one-acre per person. They express that the cap will protect smaller-scale...

Puff, Pass, & Paint: How One Colorado Company is Blending Cannabis and Art

  When recreational cannabis laws were passed in Colorado in 2012, Denver-based painter Heidi Keyes’ creativity kicked in, and she thought of a business idea that would combine...

Why California Isn’t Prepared to Sell Recreational Pot

California’s poised to start recreational pot sales January 1st. This doesn’t necessarily mean the Golden State is prepared. With only 8 weeks to go until California recreational...

Fearing Hash Oil Explosions, California County Restricts Butane Sales

In an effort to curb explosions linked to illicit cannabis extraction, Sacramento County is taking a tough new stance on butane—one that could soon be adopted across...

Startup Hound Labs raises Millions for portable marijuana breathalyzer

Soon any adult over the age of 21 will be able to buy marijuana legally in California. And as officials scramble to lay down the rules for...

CALIFORNIA EXTRACT COMPANY GIVES FREE POT TO CANCER PATIENTS!

Non-profit and community programs often spring up when there’s a gap to fill, and with the cannabis industry as young as it is, there are still a...

California Bill Would Bar Officials From Aiding Federal Crackdown

With many in the cannabis world wary of a possible crackdown by the Trump administration, California lawmakers are weighing legislation meant to stifle cooperation between US law...

Sir Patrick Stewart Admits He Relies On Cannabis to Fully Function

“I mean, my main problem is my hands don’t work very well,” he said. “But thanks to cannabis, they work much better than they used to. Thanks...