Leading Anti-Marijuana Academics Are Paid By Painkiller Drug Companies

As Americans continue to embrace pot—as medicine and for recreational use—opponents are turning to a set of academic researchers to claim that policymakers should avoid relaxing restrictions around marijuana. It’s too dangerous, risky, and untested, they say. Just as drug company-funded research has become incredibly controversial in recent years, forcing major medical schools and journals to… [Read More]
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Pennsylvania Moves Toward Medical Marijuana Legalization

As the Pennsylvania state Senate is set to reconvene on Sept. 15, a hotly contested national issue sits near the top of its agenda: medical marijuana. The bipartisan Senate Bill 1182, titled the Compassionate Use of Medical Cannabis Act, passed the Senate’s Law and Justice Committee unanimously on June 27. When state senators return from their summer recess, the bill will go up for a… [Read More]

Canada – High-Profile Marijuana Activist Files For Federal Liberal Nomination

A high-profile advocate for marijuana legalization has filed her papers to run as a Liberal in the next federal election, putting the spotlight on an issue that the Conservatives have used to attack Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau. Jodie Emery filed her nomination papers Monday in Vancouver East, a riding the NDP has held since 1997. Ms. Emery is a prominent marijuana legalization advocate, along with her husband… [Read More]
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Colorado Not Suffering Buyer’s Remorse Over Legal Marijuana

Nine months after Colorado shops opened their doors to sell the first bags of recreational marijuana, a majority of state residents still support legal weed sales. A new NBC News/Marist Poll shows that 55 percent of adult Colorado residents back the law that legalized the regulated use, possession and sale of cannabis by adults. The poll found that 41 percent oppose the law, including 8 percent who said they… [Read More]

Industrial Hemp News


Kentucky’s First Industrial Hemp Crop In Decades Shows Promise For Future

By all indications, the state’s first industrial hemp crop in decades appears to have been successful. That’s despite the fact that, this past spring, it looked as… [Read More]

420 News & Updates


Thank You Our Renewing Sponsor – MJ Seeds Canada

Please join us in thanking MJ Seeds Canada for renewing their sponsorship to help further our mission of spreading Cannabis Awareness to the world. Without the… [Read More]

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The Real Reason Hemp Is Illegal

The real reason Cannabis has been outlawed has nothing to do with its effects on the mind and body. MARIJUANA is NOT DANGEROUS. Pot is NOT… [Read More]

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10 Facts About Marijuana

Marijuana is a plant containing a psychoactive chemical, tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), in its leaves, buds and flowers. Marijuana is the most commonly used illicit… [Read More]

Cannabis Warrior of the Month

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Ron Paul Speaks Up For Medical Marijuana at UC Berkeley

Ron Paul, who is not going to win the Republican presidential nomination but remains a draw to his passionate supporters, spoke at UC Berkeley last night before a crowd estimated somewhere north of 1,000.… [Read More]

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Hemp Can Save The World

Elevate, Nutiva, The Luminaries, Aishah & Clayton Joseph Scott

Elevate, Nutiva, The Luminaries, Aishah and Clayton Joseph Scott have teamed up for Part Two of Elevate’s Solution Series. This series is intended to mix music, information, and education to bring awareness to globally… [Read More]

420 Girl of the Month

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420 Girls ® – Messengers of Mother Nature

420 Girls is a social action campaign that redefines Flower Power for the progressive modern woman; featuring beautiful girls of all races and creeds ingesting Marijuana, this bold artistic metaphor raises awareness to ask for the Truth About Cannabis in a fun and… [Read More]

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CannaButter 7 Easy Steps

If you’re looking to make some special treats, Cannabutter is a vital ingredient. The process of making cannabutter is basically just melting butter with marijuana, Straining the marijuana And then re-solidifying the butter. This works because THC (the chemical in marijuana that gets… [Read More]

How to Grow Marijuana

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What Is Photosynthesis?

It has long been known that the green part of plants, when exposed to light under suitable conditions of temperature and water supply, intake carbon dioxide from the atmosphere and release oxygen into it. This gaseous exchange is the result of photosynthesis. The… [Read More]

Mission Statement

420 Magazine exists to support the repeal of all Cannabis prohibition laws and penalties throughout the world. Not another person should suffer incarceration or stigma because of these unjust laws. 420 Magazine believes Cannabis prohibition will end as more people become aware of the true benefits of the plant. 420 Magazine is the vehicle that provides you… [Read More]

Healing Properties of Cannabis

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We have compiled the following list as a reference point for those seeking research and information on the numerous healing properties of Cannabis. This miraculous herb alleviates the symptoms of everything from hiccups to Multiple Sclerosis. When making personal decisions about your health, information is golden. It’s your body and we think it is important… [Read More]
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