DEA

3,000 Pounds of Pot Come Ashore

A "panga" boat with nearly 3,000 pounds of marijuana on-board came ashore in Southern California over the weekend, federal officials said. Thirteen people associated with the vessel were arrested and charged...
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California Senate Approves Bill to Moderate Cultivation Bans

As we previously reported, numerous cities and counties throughout California are working rapidly to implement sanctions that would ban the cultivation of cannabis before the state-appointed deadline of March 1...
veterans affairs

Members of Congress Urge Pot for Vets

In the future, a group of lawmakers -- senators and representatives, Republicans and Democrats -- will urge the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs to allow those who served to use medical marijuana for pain an...
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Cannabis ‘Nuns’ of Merced, California Vow to Defy Cultivation Ban

As we previously reported, several cities and counties throughout California are scrambling to ban the cultivation of medical marijuana for personal use by March 1, 2016, which is when the state will step in an...
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Saturday at the Movies: “Jamaican Bud Business”

For this installment of Saturday at the Movies we’re checking out another short-form documentary produced by our friends over at VICE News that delves into the cannabis business in Jamaica. So let’s twist up...
LA and Prop D

L.A. Will No Longer Issue Paperwork to New Collectives

Los Angeles is a strange city. Under law, medical marijuana dispensaries have to forward a 5 percent sales tax to City Hall. But the city council just voted to stop issuing new tax certificates to collective...
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Marijuana: Getting Stupid Is Only Temporary

When you toke up, some of you "get stupid." Others take a page from the Black Eyed Peas and "get retarded." (Their words, not ours). But, despite the "Reefer Madness"-like propaganda and twisted research of ...
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Dispensary Worker Shot in Stomach, Walks it Off

Most people shot in the stomach would probably call 911, make piece with their maker, and hope for the best. A medical marijuana dispensary worker in Southern California who was shot last week walked it off ...