Industry experts say a growing number of license holders are secretly operating in the illegal market — working both sides of the economy to make ends meet.
San Leandro police shot and injured two men following a burglary at SilverStreak, a cannabis dispensary.
Several of the California's leading cannabis companies have banded together to direct a dire warning to Governor Gavin Newsom this week. In a letter sent to the governor’s office and leaders of the state legislature, business leaders warned that the state’s legal cannabis industry is on the verge of collapse.
California cannabis companies say the state's legalized pot industry is unable to compete with the illegal network of growers and sellers due to unfair and excessive taxation on legalized cannabis products.
A bad batch of synthetic marijuana, also known as ‘spice,’ is making its way around Hillsborough County. Two people have died after using the drug and another 40 have been hospitalized, as of Tuesday.
An Oakland marijuana delivery service is the latest in the Bay Area's cannabis industry to be hit by a gang of thieves. They struck Presto Canna in the city's Fruitvale neighborhood, not once, but twice this week, in back to back days.
The brownie is made with flour, butter, eggs, sugar and 20,000 mg of THC.
Oakland cannabis businesses are asking for help following mass thefts at more than two dozen operations the week before Thanksgiving.
The South Dakota Supreme Court has upheld a lower court’s ruling that nullified a voter-passed amendment to the state constitution that would have legalized recreational marijuana use.
The Oakland City Council's Public Safety Committee voted unanimously Tuesday on an ordinance to end the testing of city employees for off-the-job cannabis use considering the crisis the city is facing recruiting and retaining employees, Vice Mayor Rebecca Kaplan's office said.
“These aren’t Doritos, these are not Sour Patch Kids, these are not Oreos. They are unregulated and untested cannabis products sold by unlicensed manufacturers and marketed to underage Californians,” California Attorney General Rob Bonta said.
The Marin County District Attorney's Office has dropped or reduced 514 marijuana charges in the county prior to 2017.
All five Walnut Creek council members agreed the city shouldn't explore allowing commercial cultivation or preparation of cannabis within the city.
The NBA has agreed to not randomly test players for marijuana this season, a continuation of the policy that was put in place last year for the COVID-19 “restart bubble” and has remained since.
Alameda County Sheriff's Office detectives say they've recovered upwards of $10 million in cash, 100,000 marijuana plants, and 6 tons of processed marijuana valued at $40 million in the largest-ever marijuana bust in the history of the Bay Area.
Alameda County Sheriff's Office Public Information Officer Ray Kelly says the multi-location operation is incredibly sophisticated, fully automated and very well done. "They're pumping CO2 in to the plants to make the plants grow bigger and stronger. And according to our investigators, this is some of the best, high quality marijuana that they've ever seen."
Gascón was co-author of Prop 64, the 2016 measure that made cannabis legal in California.
The purpose of the competition is to celebrate the state’s legal and licensed cannabis industry.
Thousands of Texas veterans suffering often life-threatening post-traumatic stress disorder can now legally access medical cannabis to ease the symptoms.
Prison inmates can’t legally possess marijuana under California’s law allowing recreational pot, the state Supreme Court ruled Thursday in overturning a lower court that found prisoners could have the drug as long as they didn’t consume it.