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Long Beach Takes New Look at Medical Marijuana Collective Ban

Long Beach Takes New Look at Medical Marijuana Collective Ban

The city of Long Beach, Ca. has agreed to draft an ordinance that would allow medical marijuana collectives to operate in the city under a new set of regulations....
California Lifeguard Makes $2.1 Million Marijuana Bust

California Lifeguard Makes $2.1 Million Marijuana Bust

A California state lifeguard who was patrolling just North of Bonny Doon on Saturday morning made a marijuana bust worth an estimated $2.1 million. The lifeguard noticed four men...
California Concentrate Blast Injures Two

California Concentrate Blast Injures Two

Just before noon on Friday, police and firefighters were called to a condo complex at 1722 Mitchell Avenue in Tustin, Ca. after reports of an explosion in a garage....
A Ton of Marijuana Seized off California Coast

A Ton of Marijuana Seized off California Coast

A small panga boat carrying almost a ton of marijuana was stopped and seized off the coast of Manhattan Beach, Ca.  Just before 3 a.m. on Saturday, Border Patrol...
Hempcon To Be Held in LA This Weekend

Hempcon To Be Held in LA This Weekend

Hempcon, one of America’s biggest medical marijuana conventions, is being held this weekend in Los Angeles.  The event comes right on the heels of Los Angeles’ approval of Proposition...
Haze of Confusion Surrounds Critical LA Ordinance Vote – JD Clears the Air

Haze of Confusion Surrounds Critical LA Ordinance Vote – JD Clears the Air

Welcome to your weekly installment of JackDanieL’s editorial column.  This week, Jack tackles the important upcoming vote on three medical marijuana-related ordinances that are being put before Los Angeles voters.  This...
Marijuana Extraction Causes Anaheim Fire

Marijuana Extraction Causes Anaheim Fire

On Saturday evening, a fire broke out in an Anaheim, California apartment complex while an individual was extracting marijuana concentrates, which led to an explosion. Stephen Toshiyuka, 23, lives...
Proposed Reform Bill Would Change Regulations for California’s Medical Marijuana System

Proposed Reform Bill Would Change Regulations for California’s Medical Marijuana System

On Tuesday, Assemblyman Tom Ammiano introduced a reform bill, AB 473, that would change the way California’s medical marijuana system is regulated. The proposed bill would create a Division...
San Diego City Council to Vote on Medical Marijuana Ordinance

San Diego City Council to Vote on Medical Marijuana Ordinance

Mark your calendar!  On Tuesday, March 5th, the San Diego City Council will vote on a newly written and revised ordinance to allow and regulate medical marijuana dispensaries in...
City of Glendale Tries to Stop Medical Cannabis Cup

City of Glendale Tries to Stop Medical Cannabis Cup

Updated: February 15, 2013 High Times has now updated their event website, showing that the Medical Cannabis Cup event will still be held, but now it will take place...