Los Angeles County, California is set to expunge 66,000 cannabis-related convictions, including 62,000 felony convictions and 4,000 misdemeanor convictions dating back to the early 1960s. District Attorney Jackie Lacey, who filed the motion to erase the convictions, said her office went above and beyond what current cannabis laws require and dismissed felonies for cultivation, transporting, […]

The first-ever cannabis cafe in the U.S. officially opened in Los Angeles on Tuesday. “Lowell Farms; A Cannabis Cafe” will serve food, drinks and marijuana, along with a consumption area where guests can openly consume cannabis. The restaurant says it is a farm-to-table restaurant designed to reflect the “complementary relationship” between cannabis and cuisine and […]

Update (7/20/14): The Farmers market for medical marijuana users has been temporarily shut down after an L.A. County Superior Court judge agreed to halt operation of the Boyle Heights cannabis marketplace. Original Story:┬áMedical marijuana users will have a new way to get the weed they need over Independence Day weekend. Los Angeles’s first medical marijuana […]