San Jose Mayor Voices Support for Native Tribes Protesting Dakota Access Pipeline

Mayor Sam Liccardo says the protest against the 1,200-mile Dakota Access pipeline highlights widespread concerns about climate change.

San Jose’s Top Marijuana Official Denies Threatening Collectives

San Jose’s top marijuana official has been accused of threatening collectives at a meeting earlier this month. The city disputes the claim.

Forced to Close, Cannabis Club Converts to Legalization HQ

One of San Jose’s longest-running cannabis clubs has been forced to close, but will convert the facility into a campaign headquarters for statewide legalization.

San Jose Marijuana Initiative Aims for 2014 Ballot

A group of dispensary owners filed an initiative to bring a full set of marijuana regulations to San Jose voters this fall. The “Medical Marijuana Regulation for San Jose Act of 2014” aims to set a minimum of 50 pot clubs. It also asks the city to form a cannabis commission similar to the advisory boards it has for libraries and parks, land use and transportation, among other interests.