medical marijuana

Pot on the ballot in 9 states

(NBC News) — This is a big year for marijuana. A Gallup poll last October shows more than half the country, 58 percent, think marijuana should be legal, and on election day voters in nine states will decide if people can walk …

Police impersonators visit pot grow

Cannabis harvest season is in full swing. But for some growers, that means trouble. The Josephine County Sheriff’s Office took a call Thursday from a grower in the Murphy area who says four people posing as police came to his property to …

DEA rejects marijuana reform

Washington, D.C. (NBC News) — The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration has decided not to loosen restrictions on marijuana– a position that remains at odds with the majority of states. Marijuana will remain in the most restrictive federal category for controlled substances, banning …

Siskiyou Co. cracking down on illegal marijuana grows

Siskiyou County, Calif. – The Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office is now cracking down on illegal outdoor medical marijuana grows. The Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office said the county began enforcing the county’s two new medical marijuana ordinances on July 7th. Siskiyou County Ordinances …

Cameras capture pot shop blast

Santa Fe, N.M., (KOB) — The New Mexico Environment Department Tuesday released shocking video of a medical marijuana dispensary explosion that left two employees severely burned last July. The department is in the midst of wrapping up its investigation of the explosion, …