It wasn't long ago that marijuana crime in San Francisco was a serious issue -- so serious that elected officials set up a group, made up mostly of cannabis legalization advocates, to hold police accountable for their actions. That group, the Marijuana Offenses Oversight Committee, is in the proces ... More >>
You've got a friend in high placesAs if raids from gun-toting Drug Enforcement Agency agents weren't enough to make stoners paranoid, California's medical marijuana clubs can also be shut down real fast by the IRS. That's because the Internal Revenue Service has declared that California's legal m ... More >>
The city would prefer HopeNet's Steve Smith -- and his buddy -- to stay right where they are. And only there.South of Market's been a de-facto "containment zone" for medical cannabis dispensaries for a variety of reasons: The still-gritty neighborhood has cheaper rents, more vacant storefront ... More >>
Growers who cashed in on illegal pot now welcome legalization and taxation.