California Marijuana Training School Raided By Federal Agents

Federal agents on Monday raided Oaksterdam University, a marijuana training school in Oakland, Calif., that has been at the forefront of the push to legalize the drug, according to the Los Angeles Times.

The raid came as part of a joint investigation by the Internal Revenue Service and Drug Enforcement Administration, according to the newspaper.

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