LA Committee Says It Supports State Bill That Would Create Public Bank For Marijuana BusinessesCalifornia Senate Bill 930 "would establish a state-chartered bank that would allow a person licensed to engage in commercial cannabis activity."
Seattle Clears Pot Convictions, Following San Francisco LeadFive years after Washington state legalized marijuana, Seattle officials say they're moving to automatically clear past misdemeanor convictions for pot possession.
With Anticipation High, Hollywood Gets Its First Recreational Marijuana Dispensary"It's been a long time coming," MMD Director Steve Ashbell told CBS2 News.
CA More Interested In Giving 'Get Out Of Jail Free Cards,' Says LA Police Union Boss After SF Plans To Wipe Out Pot ConvictionsDistrict Attorney George Gascon announced his office will dismiss nearly 3,000 marijuana misdemeanor cases and review nearly 5,000 felony cases for possible action.
Temporary Business Licenses Granted To LA Pot ShopsThe state this week issued the first batch of business licenses to sell and transport recreational-use pot, just 18 days before legal sales will begin on Jan. 1.
Study Links Recreational Marijuana Use To Alarming Increase In Fatal Crashes In States That Have Legalized PotA new study links recreational marijuana use to an alarming increase in fatal traffic crashes in states that have legalized pot.