California Expands Largest US Illegal Pot Eradication Effort
With California’s four-year-old legal marijuana market in disarray, the state’s top prosecutor said Tuesday that he will try a new broader approach to disrupting illegal pot farms that und...
Illegal Marijuana Farms Take West's Scarce Water
From dusty towns to forests in the West, illegal marijuana growers are taking water in uncontrolled amounts when there often isn’t enough to go around for even licensed users
California Inmates Can't Have Marijuana in Prison After All, Judge Rules
The California’s high court has ruled that prison inmates cannot legally possess marijuana behind bars under the state’s 2016 law allowing recreational pot.
Marijuana Eradication Team Cleans Up Environmental Damage at Illegal Grow SitesThe Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Marijuana Eradication Team (MET) is wrapping up a series of raids on illegal pot grows this week. The team, along with state agencies, spent the summer raiding eight d...
Half Moon Bay Cannabis Company Under Investigation for Farmworker Wage AllegationsA once-thriving cannabis and hemp company in Half Moon Bay is now being investigated by state and local authorities for possibly cheating it’s farmworker labor force out of two months of pay.