Wanted: Chief of Pot?

Sacramento seeks to fill a tough job

Trimmigrants headed to the Emerald Triangle for harvest season

Editor's Note: Marijuana Empire is a Press Democrat blog about the booming business opportunities and evolving medical marijuana culture in Northern California. PD Staff writer...

California's big-shot marijuana initiative has landed

A group of heavy-hitting Bay Area marijuana legalization activists have finally filed a proposed initiative to legalize adult use of marijuana in California. The Control,...

Pot on Sebastopol agenda

A new ordinance went into effect today: people in Sebastopol's multiunit dwellings can't smoke tobacco indoors. Tonight, city councilmembers will discuss whether the ordinance should...

Supes vote for 9-dispensary limit

Looks like Sonoma County will join at least 24 other California counties that have set a limit to the number of medical marijuana dispensaries....

Supes debating pot dispensaries

Fewer medical marijuana dispensaries would lead to fewer pot gardens and a decrease in crime, or so the argument goes. Agree? The Sonoma County Board...

Pothead Lollypops

Sour apple-flavored candies -- in the shape of marijuana leaves -- have sparked controversy in Pennsylvania, and perhaps elsewhere, where they're sold. Apparently some people,...

Marijuana mysteries and pot on the ballot

After an unseasonable hiatus, the pot blog is back. Just in time for harvest. SF Weekly reported that Mendocino County activist Pebbles Trippet has joined...

Happy 40th war on drugs?

Nixon, what did you begin?

Scotts/Miracle-Gro edges into marijuana

Scotts executive wants to target the pot market.

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‘Trimmigrants’ Are Looking For Easy Summer Work; Some Marijuana Growers Are Looking For Something...

In the Emerald Triangle, a lot of money can be made as a seasonal trimmer on marijuana farms during the late summer harvest. But for young women, the risks are high, and sexual abuse is common.

10 Things That Might Surprise You About Prop 64

How will you vote on Prop 64 this November? Before you answer, do you really know what’s actually in the 62-page proposition? It’s a lot...
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Legal Doesn’t Mean Safe: Fatal Car Accidents Rise in States With Legal Marijuana

The AAA safety foundation recently released a report that found a strong correlation between states with legalized marijuana and an increase in fatal car accidents.

Did a Russian River pot grower overstep?

That's the question a Sonoma County Superior Court judge may face as the case of three West County pot growers begins.

Trimmigrants headed to the Emerald Triangle for harvest season

Editor's Note: Marijuana Empire is a Press Democrat blog about the booming business opportunities and evolving medical marijuana culture in Northern California. PD Staff writer...

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