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Figi’s seizures subsided after trying CBD oil, which is made with the non-psychoactive marijuana compound cannabidiol, more commonly known as CBD. more

Jun 21, 2017 10:51 AM News

Is San Diego ready to regulate the sprawling business of selling bud? With the state’s newly minted rules for permitting the medical-cannabis industry, local officials have some sticky decisions to make. more

Oct 28, 2015 12:00 AM News & Opinion

Among regular users of medical cannabis, the terms indica and sativa have become commonplace. It’s widely accepted the two species of cannabis have distinctly different effects. Indica, the rule of thumb goes, produces a calming effect that... more

Oct 14, 2015 12:00 AM News & Opinion more

May 6, 2015 12:00 AM News

There have been two main responses to my recent article about Child Welfare Services taking the children of medical cannabis ... more

Dec 13, 2013 12:00 AM Last Blog on Earth | News

The city of San Diego's protracted debate over regulating medical cannabis dispensaries could all be moot by the e... more

Oct 15, 2013 12:00 AM Last Blog on Earth | News

Just so everyone's clear, the proposed medical-marijuana ordinance before the San Diego City Council on Monday is not supported by the San Diego Medical Marijuana Task Force, the city's official advisory body on the issue. In fact, four of th... more

Mar 26, 2011 12:00 AM Last Blog on Earth | News

Two new medical-cannabis collectives in San Diego have installed vending machines that dispense marijuana products. The machines, called Can... more

Mar 10, 2011 12:00 AM Last Blog on Earth | News

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