Marijuana Myths Scuttle Richmond Dispensary

According to Myrick, neighbors felt the pot club would make problems with hard drug dealing and prostitution in the industrial area worse.

CALIFORNIA: Aspiring marijuana entrepreneurs would do well to study the story of “Richmond Compassionate Care” in the San Francisco-Bay Area.

Marijuana Legalization Could Happen in 2016, Thanks to Silicon Valley Cash

Silicon Valley's Mark Zuckerberg and Sean Parker with Snoop Dogg

CALIFORNIA: At the heart of most matters is a simple thing: money. Cash — and infinite sums of it — is the sinews of war, Cicero told us, and a scan of the technocapitalism headlines – acquisitions, fundings, and otherwise a list of zeroes punctuated by commas are tech news’ daily bread — shows that it’s the dollar Read the full article…

Former Mexican President Fox Urges Marijuana Legalization

Former President of Mexico Fox talks during a news conference with marijuana entrepreneur and CEO of Diego Pellicer Inc. Shively in Seattle, Washington

CALIFORNIA: (Reuters) – Former Mexican President Vicente Fox took his crusade to legalize marijuana to San Francisco on Monday, joining pot advocates to urge the United States and his own country to decriminalize the sale and recreational use of cannabis. Fox met for three hours with the advocates, including Steve DeAngelo, the Oakland-based executive director of Read the full article…

Former Mexican President Fox Urges Marijuana Legalization

CALIFORNIA: (Reuters) – Former Mexican President Vicente Fox took his crusade to legalize marijuana to San Francisco on Monday, joining pot advocates to urge the United States and his own country to decriminalize the sale and recreational use of cannabis. Fox met for three hours with the advocates, including Steve DeAngelo, the Oakland-based executive director of Read the full article…

"Starbucks of Marijuana" Entrepreneur Coming to SF

House votes to allow banks to do business with marijuana related businesses.

CALIFORNIA:  Can marijuana be made legal? And can it be sold in stores? Yes, it can, says one entrepreneur, who is scheduled to visit San Francisco on Monday along with former Mexican President Vicente Fox. Jamen Shively is a former Microsoft engineerwho has begun his very own premium marijuana retail brand: Diego Pellicier, Inc., according to SF Weekly.

"Starbucks of Marijuana" Entrepreneur Coming to SF

House votes to make banking with marijuana businesses easier.

CALIFORNIA:  Can marijuana be made legal? And can it be sold in stores? Yes, it can, says one entrepreneur, who is scheduled to visit San Francisco on Monday along with former Mexican President Vicente Fox. Jamen Shively is a former Microsoft engineerwho has begun his very own premium marijuana retail brand: Diego Pellicier, Inc., according to SF Weekly.