medical marijuana

Sheriff, caregivers want pot-law conflict ended

Cautious optimism is had by El Dorado County Sheriff Jeff Neves and by local medical-marijuana caregivers that a recent U.S. Supreme Court action will help end the conflict between ...

DEA letter targets medical marijuana

A threat from federal drug officials is forcing El Dorado County’s medical-marijuana clinic to lease a new headquarters. The Medical Marijuana Caregivers Association of El Dorad ...

Legal-marijuana bill draws faint cheers in El Dorado County

Powerful national voices have joined a chorus to legalize marijuana, but local medical pot patients and caregivers are only guardedly optimistic. A pair of U.S. Congressmen July 30 ...

DEA to answer queries on med-pot raids locally, statewide

A federal lawmaker concerned with medical-marijuana raids in El Dorado, Sacramento and Placer counties has forced Drug Enforcement Administration officials to answer questions ...