The Renegade Rip

One of several marijuana dispensaries in Bakersfield, located on Mt. Vernon.

Both Bakersfield and Kern County to keep ban on sale of marijuana

November 21, 2018

Kern County, a mostly conservative populous, has voted to keep its ban on medical and recreational marijuana in this latest Nov. 6 general election. Last...

Marijuana now legal but still very regulated

Dylan Bryant, Reporter

December 2, 2016

In the midst of an unprecedented election, many lost sight of a historic event that took place that Tuesday night. Californians voted in favor of Proposition 64 by a margin of over 10 points, putting an end to 100 years of cannabis prohibition in the state. The measure establishes legal limits for possession, growing, and taxes and regulates sales. Any adult over the age...

Marijuana celebrated with 420 festivities

Marijuana celebrated with 420 festivities

Metiqua Eng, Reporter

May 2, 2012

Generally, April 20 of every year is just a regular day to most people, but to others it’s known as 420 and a celebration to embrace the symbolism of...

Reading, writing and Mary Jane

Reading, writing and Mary Jane

February 1, 2012

Marijuana users are typically thought of as lazy, irresponsible and incompetent people, but some appear to be the exact opposite. They are all students,...

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