A challenge by medical marijuana patients to a Tehama County ordinance that regulates marijuana cultivation was rejected Wednesday by a Sacramento-based appellate court.
Inspired by victorious measures to legalize marijuana in Colorado and Washington, California activists are readying a new ballot push to expand legalization in the Golden State but not until 2016.
Medical marijuana advocates, failing in a petition drive to force a ballot measure to overturn a Sacramento County dispensary ban, appealed Tuesday to supervisors to reconsider their refusal to permit cannabis outlets.
West Sacramento may join a string of cities across the region in at least temporarily banning outdoor plantings of medicinal marijuana.
Following a statewide trend, the Sacramento City Council passed an ordinance Tuesday night outlawing the outdoor cultivation of medicinal marijuana in residential neighborhoods.
Stoner humor just got a lot more complicated.
In October 2010, with a quixotic marijuana initiative leading in California polls, U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder answered an urgent letter from retired heads of the federal Drug Enforcement Administration.
Beginning today, it is illegal to harvest outdoor medical marijuana in Roseville.
State law says medical marijuana users can grow pot on their own property, but a growing number of California cities are telling them to keep it indoors.
Gino DiMatteo, the operator of a South Lake Tahoe medical marijuana dispensary, found himself in a jam last summer.
A Los Angeles lawyer was indicted on federal charges Wednesday for allegedly orchestrating a marijuana business that persuaded two Sutter County farmers to convert their greenhouses for heirloom tomatoes into massive grow rooms for pot.
Many question whether Los Angeles has finally figured out how to control its marijuana landscape.
A once-thriving San Francisco pot shop forced to close this week is also on the hook for a serious IRS bill, following a new U.S. Tax Court decision that could complicate life for others in the medical marijuana business.
California's famed Center for Medicinal Cannabis Research established by the Legislature to answer the question, "Does marijuana have therapeutic value?" has now all but completed America's most comprehensive studies into the efficacy of pot.
Motion detectors sounded the alarm at 2 o'clock in the morning, and Chinda Nomesiri knew exactly what was happening, police said thieves jumping the fence into his family's Del Paso Heights backyard once again to steal pot plants.
The Internal Revenue Service has seized bank accounts it says took in more than $870,000 in cumulative deposits in recent months, part of a federal probe into alleged money laundering involving a Sacramento marijuana dispensary.
The federal war on medical marijuana came to Sacramento again Monday with the early morning raid of a dispensary hailed by at least one city councilman as an ideal player.
Kelly J. Michael was an enemy of the United States in the war on marijuana for more than two years.