medical marijuana

Placer outlines medical marijuana regulation strategy

Placer County’s effort to develop medical marijuana regulations is moving toward clear rules for growers and their neighbors. But that also means government will be developi ...

Reader input: Medical pot an unknown issue?

As an interested citizen and long time resident of Auburn, I am concerned about people with medical marijuana prescriptions. Are they allowed to grow their own plants on rental pro ...

California Supreme Court ruling upholds local pot shop bans

A California Supreme Court decision Monday allows city and county governments to ban medical marijuana dispensaries, upholding the City of Auburn’s ordinance and nearly 200 o ...

Auburn, banned marijuana dispensary in settlement talks

The Auburn City Council authorized a settlement offer to the banned medical marijuana dispensary in hopes of avoiding further legal costs that, for Auburn alone, are estimated arou ...

Banned marijuana dispensary to petition for rehearing

  A former Auburn medical marijuana dispensary will be petitioning for a rehearing of its case after an appeals court ruling upheld a ban of its operation. Richard Miller, o ...

Appeals court ruling upholds Auburn pot shop ban

  An appeals court ruled Thursday to uphold the ban of an Auburn medical marijuana dispensary on the basis of a business license violation. Because Blooms & Blossoms sai ...

California Supreme Court hears pot shop ban case

  SAN FRANCISCO — Members of California's highest court expressed skepticism Tuesday over claims that the state's medical marijuana laws prohibit local gover ...

Decision looms for Auburn medical marijuana dispensary’s appeal

  Both the City of Auburn and the medical marijuana dispensary it had shut down have argued their cases, and a decision on whether Sierra Patient and Caregiver Exchange can r ...

There’s always plenty of stupid

Re: Letter from Noah Foster-Graham, student, Auburn, (“Pot brownies don’t belong,”?Reader Input, Nov. 4): Your question, Noah, “Why would anyone do this?” There will alwa ...

Medical marijuana crackdown gets reaction from those in industry

A recent directive from the federal government telling several California medical marijuana facilities to shut their doors inspired locals connected to the industry to speak out. ...

Judge rules against Auburn med-pot dispensary

A court clash over a medical marijuana dispensary the city of Auburn is seeking to close down has been postponed again. But the city’s cause has now been bolstered by a judge’ ...

Reconsider medical marijuana decision

Recently you had a front-page article (Journal, July 27) that has personally touched my family’s life. I’m hoping that with the medical marijuana dispensary recently closed by ...

Roseville council holds off on pot ban

Roseville patients who use medical marijuana will have to wait a little longer to find out if they will be allowed to continue growing their weed outdoors. The Roseville City Coun ...

Medical marijuana supporters speak out after alleged armed robbery

A recent robbery that involved a medical marijuana theft has some speaking out about concerns and asking local residents to use security to keep themselves and their medical cannab ...

City Council talks medical marijuana

Auburn is getting ready to impose fines to discourage medical marijuana dispensaries. In a 4-1 vote Monday night the Auburn City Council approved the first reading of an ordinanc ...