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Senators Introduce Bill To Legalize MMJ

Bipartisan legislation was introduced yesterday in the U.S. Senate proposing to change federal law such that states could regulate the medical use of marijuana without fear of prosecution. A somewhat unlikely team of Senators Rand Paul (R-Kentucky), Kirsten Gillibrand (D-New York), and Cory Booker (D-New Jersey) stood with parents and patients to discuss The CARERS Act: The Compassionate Access, Research Expansion, and Respect States Act. The… [Read More]

Scientists Find Out Why Marijuana Gives You The Munchies

Why does smoking marijuana give people the munchies? Researchers at Yale University got dozens of lab mice stoned in order to find out. Previous scientific studies (and anecdotal evidence) show that when people and animals are exposed to the active ingredients in marijuana they are driven to eat long after they should feel full. “Everyone knows that if you smoke dope after Thanksgiving dinner… [Read More]
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Holland’s New Marijuana Laws Are Changing Old Amsterdam

The last time Derrick Bergman came to Amsterdam to buy cannabis, he did so behind a locked door with a long, thick curtain obscuring his activity from the canal-lined residential street outside, in the quiet Lastage neighborhood. The secretary of the Netherlands’s Union for the Abolition of Cannabis Prohibition, Bergman comes here to weekly gatherings of a two month old and seriously clandestine… [Read More]
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Experts Agree, It Is Time to Acknowledge The Medicinal Effects Of Marijuana

Marijuana was a popular botanical medicine in the 19th and early 20th Centuries, common in US pharmacies of the time, and its use can actually be dated back to 2700 BC. Today a wealth of research shows Marijuana does have outstanding promise as a medicinal plant, largely due to its cannabidiol (CBD) content. Cannabinoids interact with your body by way of naturally occurring cannabinoid receptors embedded in… [Read More]

Industrial Hemp News

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World’s First Hemp Plane To Take Off

Canadian company Hempearth is producing the world’s first hemp plane. That’s right, an aircraft made almost entirely out of hemp. At least 75% of the plane… [Read More]

420 News & Updates

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Thank You To Our Sponsor – VaporStore

Please join us in thanking VaporStore for renewing their sponsorship! They have been and continue to be a huge asset in helping us further… [Read More]

Industrial Hemp Facts

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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]

Medical Marijuana Facts

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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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The Final Days Of ‘Pot Doc’ Phil Leveque

When asked how he wants to be remembered, Dr. Phil Leveque was quick with his answer. “Pot doc.” Pot doc is just one of his nicknames. In the 1990s, he was also dubbed the… [Read More]

420 Band of the Month

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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]

Cannabis Cafe

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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]

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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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