Pot in California

Pot in California

‘Are you whores?’ former Grover Beach mayor asks council during marijuana debate

Former Grover Beach Mayor Ron Arnoldsen is being accused of hate speech after he asked the council “Are you whores?” during a debate on marijuana businesses on May 15, 2017.

Pot in California

Businesses, experts push workplace marijuana rules

The California Chamber of Commerce is advocating for businesses to communicate and “consistently” enforce workplace marijuana policies. Employment and legal experts with the Chamber will explain details during an online forum beginning at 11:30 a.m. Gov. Jerry Brown is expected to deliver a strong message on California’s efforts to rein in heat-trapping emissions at an all-day climate change summit in San Francisco on Thursday, April 20.

Pot in California

California pot growers now qualify for discounted PG&E rates

Pacific Gas and Electric Co. announced Wednesday that it will extend its discounted agricultural rate to marijuana growers in California. The rate will be immediately available to those growing medical marijuana in accordance with local and state laws, and it will extend to recreational cannabis farms once that becomes legal on January 1, 2018.

Pot in California

Uniting States of Marijuana: the nation's evolving laws on cannabis

The November 2016 election brought about new rules on the use of recreational and medicinal marijuana in several states, with more than half (including California) now allowing for the later. Federal government leaders including President Trump have voiced their opinion on the changing state of mind around marijuana. Is this the beginning of the end of marijuana prohibition?

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Former mayor to Grover Beach City Council: 'Are you whores?'

Former Grover Beach Mayor and City Councilman Ron Arnoldsen is being accused of hate speech after asking the council whether they were whores during a marijuana debate on May 15, 2017.
Kaytlyn Leslie The Tribune
Former mayor to Grover Beach City Council: 'Are you whores?' 0:49

Former mayor to Grover Beach City Council: 'Are you whores?'

Uniting States of Marijuana: the nation's evolving laws on cannabis 2:29

Uniting States of Marijuana: the nation's evolving laws on cannabis

White House plans to take action on recreational marijuana 2:29

White House plans to take action on recreational marijuana

CannaCanHelp, medical marijuana business, provides cannabis products in Tulare County 0:51

CannaCanHelp, medical marijuana business, provides cannabis products in Tulare County