Legalization Proponent Offers 10,000 Pounds of Free Weed

A local activist says he’ll divvy up 10,000 pounds of free weed to people who support legalization in California.

Startups Race to Corner Market on Medical Marijuana

Sean Parker plunked down $250,000 and recruited other techies to fund a ballot measure to legalize marijuana in California.

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.

Ro Khanna Rakes in the Cash to Outpace Rep. Mike Honda

Silicon Valley attorney Ro Khanna raised more than $1 million in the second quarter of 2013, ending June with more than $1.7 million in the bank as he campaigns to unseat Rep. Mike Honda (D-San Jose) from California’s 17th District House seat. That means, to date, Khanna has raised $2 million, a stunning figure for an unproven congressional candidate.