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Oakland Explores Reparations for Those Persecuted by the War on Drugs

For decades Oakland police arrested people for marijuana crimes. The city vying to be America's cannabis capital is exploring how to bring those people into the legal cannabis business.

Oakland Strives to Rejuvenate Economically by Becoming California's Cannabis Capital

The city Gertrude Stein famously dismissed as "no there, there'' sees legal marijuana as an opening to address a host of inequities.