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4:20am

Fri May 15, 2015
News

Cannabis News Roundup: 05.15.15

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McDonald’s to go to court over drugs?   Lobby Day in D.C.   Sidecar delivers cannabis in SF… Morgan Freeman says “Legalize it”… and more.

LEGALIZATION & LEGISLATION

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9:39am

Thu February 19, 2015
Digest

Daily news roundup for Thursday, February 19, 2015

Alex Petrini, 14 (center), and classmates from Sacred Heart Preparatory School came to St. Mary's Cathedral for a candlelight vigil against the proposed "morality" document
Santiago Mejia / The Chronicle

Here’s what’s happening in the Bay Area, as curated by KALW news:

King tides at Candlestick Point offer glimpse of planet’s future // SF Gate

“As this week’s king tides washed over a small beach at Candlestick Point, the San Francisco Bay became an unlikely classroom for teaching the grim reality of sea-level rise...

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11:27pm

Mon October 7, 2013
Economy/Labor/Biz

Today on Your Call: Will ride-sharing services mean the end of the taxicab?


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11:32am

Tue September 24, 2013
Transportation

California becomes first in nation to regulate ride-sharing

A Lyft car in San Francisco, easily identified by its pink mustache
Spiros Vathis Flickr

California regulators gave the go-ahead to ride-share apps last week, making it the first state in the nation to legalize peer-to-peer services connecting riders to drivers who use their own cars.

That's an about-face from a year ago, when the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) was handing out cease-and-desist letters to companies like Lyft, Sidecar, and Uber.

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