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Berkeley Sues Feds Over Attempts to Shut Down Berkeley Patients Group

July 3, 2013 | 12:22 pm

Berkeley Sues Feds Over Attempts to Shut Down Berkeley Patients Group

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by Frances Dinkelspiel, Berkeleyside The city of Berkeley sued the federal government on Wednesday in an attempt to stop its efforts to shut down Berkeley Patients Group, the city’s largest medical cannabis dispensary. The suit claims that the closure of BPG will materially harm the city because it will mean the loss of hundreds of […]

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Finances of Top Pot Club Revealed in Document

June 20, 2012 | 10:23 am

Finances of Top Pot Club Revealed in Document

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by Michael Montgomery and David Downs, California Watch At the peak of California’s pot boom in 2009, one of the state’s largest medical marijuana dispensaries recorded more than $15 million in sales to thousands of customers for popular strains like Grand Daddy Purple, OG Kush and Blue Dream. What it didn’t record was much profit. […]

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Interview: Mayor Tom Bates Laments Closing of Berkeley Patients Group Marijuana Dispensary

March 15, 2012 | 3:55 pm

Interview: Mayor Tom Bates Laments Closing of Berkeley Patients Group Marijuana Dispensary

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KQED News intern Dana Varinsky asked Berkeley Mayor Tom Bates today what he thought about the news that the Berkeley Patients Group, one of California’s largest marijuana dispensaries, will shut down in response to a warning letter sent to its landlord by U.S. Attorney Melinda Haag. Haag has been targeting dispensaries that in proximity to […]

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