Congress Urged to Halt DEA’s Cannabis War

Southern California Rep. Ted Lieu has proposed an amendment to redirect $9 million in cannabis eradication funds from the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration to better uses, such as programs that attempt to pr...

Congressmen Seek to Cut Off DEA’s “Cannabis Suppression” Funds

A pair of U.S. congressmen is seeking to cut off funding for the Drug Enforcement Administration's "Domestic Cannabis Eradication / Suppression Program."The program is funded through controversial asset for...
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Feds Say Pot is Illegal, but Using Pesticide on it is Not?

A new study raises concerns about state and federal laws regarding harmful pesticide use in the production of marijuana.The analysis by the nonprofit group Beyond Pesticides says that six medical- or recrea...
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California Produce Capital Bans Pot Growing, But Change is Near

Fresno County is in the heart of California's Central Valley. And the Valley is known as "America's Salad Bowl" as a result of its prodigious production of produce.Disappointingly, one of those products doe...

How to Pay Your Way Out of Pot Prosecution

If ever you wished that cash would make the long arm of the law just go away, your wish might have come true. At least if you ever get busted in Mendocino County.It turns out the District Attorney there, Da...