Marijuana

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Matt Bigler
October 05, 2018 - 2:56 pm
Unlike neighboring cities in Silicon Valley, Mountain View has decided to allow licensed marijuana shops to open.
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In this March 15, 2018 photo, two undercover Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies dump marijuana into an evidence bag during a raid at an illegal marijuana dispensary during a raid in Compton, Calif.
AP Photo/Jae C. Hong
July 05, 2018 - 9:26 am
Broad marijuana legalization arrived in California at the start of the year. From the beginning, there was concern the legal market would be undercut by the massive black market that has existed for decades. And that's what's happening. Nowhere is it a bigger problem than in the state's biggest...
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This May 23, 2017 file photo shows GW Pharmaceuticals' Epidiolex, a medicine made from the marijuana plant but without THC. U.S. health regulators on Monday, June 25, 2018, approved the first prescription drug made from marijuana, a milestone that could s
(Photo credit: AP Photo/Kathy Young, File)
June 25, 2018 - 2:57 pm
U.S. health regulators approved the first prescription drug made from marijuana, a milestone that could spur more research into a drug that remains illegal under federal law, despite growing legalization for recreational and medical use.
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Male student performing an experiment (Photo credit: Shannon Fagan)
(Photo credit: Shannon Fagan)
Susan Leigh Taylor
June 21, 2018 - 3:33 pm
As KCBS Radio's Susan Leigh Taylor reports, City College of San Francisco will soon be offering marijuana workshops.
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In this Oct. 18, 2018, file photo, former Mexican President Mexico Vicente Fox speaks at the CATO Institute in Washington. Former Mexican President Vincente Fox calls himself a soldier in the global campaign to legalize marijuana, and he foresees a day wh
(Photo credit: AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File)
June 18, 2018 - 1:26 pm
Fox said he foresees a day when a robust legal marketplace will produce new jobs and medicines while sharply reducing cartel violence in his home country...
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Donald Trump
Donald Trump (Photo credit: Oliver Contreras/Sipa USA)
June 08, 2018 - 1:24 pm
The president says he's inclined to support a bipartisan effort in Congress to ease the U.S. ban on marijuana, a proposal that would dramatically reshape the nation's legal landscape for pot users and businesses...
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Jim Furman, CEO of Black Hammer Brewing
(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
May 24, 2018 - 2:46 pm
U.S. officials have ordered a San Francisco brewery to stop producing a specialty beer containing cannabidiol, the hemp-derived extract known as CBD, because it lacks the proper permitting.
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Medical Cannabis / Marijuana
Medical Cannabis / Marijuana Medical Cannabis (Photo credit: Rick Loomis/Los Angeles Times/MCT/Sipa USA)
May 21, 2018 - 10:29 am
It's not just Californians that are taking advantage of the state's legal recreational marijuana sales ...
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Medical Marijuana Testing
Medical Marijuana Testing (Photo credit: Jose Luis Villegas/Sacramento Bee/MCT/Sipa USA)
Phil Matier
May 09, 2018 - 2:20 pm
Pot sales has not brought in the money that it was expected to. According to the state, $34 million in taxes on legal pot sales came in during the first quarter of 2018. Well short of the $175 million that was anticipated. KCBS Radio, KPIX 5, and Chronicle Insider Phil Matier explains how pot sales...
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SAN FRANCISCO - APRIL 20: A cloud of smoke rests over the heads of a group of people during a 420 Day celebration on 'Hippie Hill' in Golden Gate Park April 20, 2010 in San Francisco, California. April 20th has become a de facto holiday for marijuana advo
4/20 Celebration at olden Gate Park's Hippie Hill (Photo credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
April 20, 2018 - 11:36 am
KCBS Radio's Tim Ryan reports from Golden Gate Park where he says this year's celebration will be the first since pot became legally accessible for recreational use in the state.
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