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  1. Teddy Edwards

    420 Magazine Seeking Volunteers For Gallery & Grow Forum Moderation

    Would you like to become part of our Team? 420 Magazine is looking for a couple of passionate and dedicated members who would like to become part of our dynamic and dedicated team. We are in the business of bringing the message of Cannabis and Hemp awareness to the World, and you could be a...
  2. Stunned

    Water

    As someone who is constantly making up batches of solution for my drain to waste system, Iv had some different experiences trying to figure out the most effective way to keep my water needs in check. I prefer using Distilled or RO water and at first was picking up the 1 gallon plastic jugs from...
  3. M

    Hello 420 nation!

    We are dedicated 420 proponents, and are especially concerned about the treatment of our veterans. Being a Vietnam veteran who has gone through PTSD myself, I sympathize with the thousands of vets who are being hooked on opioids, or committing suicide (22 per day). Party on Garth!
  4. Ron Strider

    IN: GOP Leader Softening On Medical Marijuana, But Passage Seems Unlikely This Year

    Republican opposition to legalizing marijuana for medicinal use may be softening. While it's not likely that such legislation would be approved this year, the Indiana General Assembly this session could edge a little closer to one day legalizing medical marijuana. Rep. Jim Lucas...
  5. Ron Strider

    California's Marijuana Legalization Aims To Repair Damage From The War On Drugs

    California is now the largest state in the nation to have legal and regulated recreational marijuana. And while that alone is a blow to the prohibitionist policies of the failed war on drugs, a lesser-known provision in the state’s new law, along with efforts in a few local jurisdictions, aims...
  6. Ron Strider

    The Cops And Politicians Joining Canada's Cannabis Business

    As Canada moves towards legalizing recreational cannabis, there's a surprising group of entrepreneurs jumping into the market: cops and politicians. In 2015, former Toronto police chief Julian Fantino was "completely opposed" to marijuana legalization and supported mandatory jail time for...
  7. Ron Strider

    How Congress Unwittingly Turned The Nation's Capital Into The Wild West Of Marijuana

    It's not the promise of prompt delivery that has residents of Washington, D.C., spending fifty bucks for nondescript glass jars, nor is it the small jars themselves, which resemble something found on the bottom shelf of a Dollar Tree. It is the unmentioned "gift" which a local online upstart...
  8. Ron Strider

    CA: Mendocino Marijuana Seized By California Highway Patrol Despite Delivery License

    The confusing rollout of marijuana regulations in California has been underscored in Mendocino County, where local authorities licensed a company to deliver pot only to have state police arrest two employees who were trying to do just that with nearly a ton of weed. The workers for Old Kai...
  9. Ron Strider

    Pot Legalization Could Spell End To California's Medical Marijuana Industry

    When Elias Zaldivar was an 18-year-old college freshman and decided he was in the market for marijuana, he knew just how to get it, and it didn't involve canvassing the corridors of his campus in search of that stoned-out dude who sold pot from his dorm room. Instead, he went straight to a...
  10. Ron Strider

    Norway's Parliament Votes To Decriminalize All Drug Use

    Norway's Parliament is set to decriminalize illicit drugs and divert people found with small quantities into treatment options rather than pursuing criminal prosecution. Drug use, from marijuana to cocaine and heroin, would be decriminalized under the plan, similar to the system in Portugal...
  11. Ron Strider

    CA: County Eyes Three-Part License System For Cannabis Operations

    On Dec. 7, the state of California released its "final proposed" regulations to guide aspects of the budding marijuana industry such as issuing licenses to grow, test, distribute, manufacture and sell cannabis. The regulations, for the first time since the drug was legalized by voters in...
  12. Ron Strider

    Limited Texas Medical Marijuana Law Rolling Out Amid More Questions Than Answers

    When California rings in the new year with the sale of recreational pot for the first time, Texas will be tiptoeing into its own marijuana milestone: a medical cannabis program so restrictive that doubts swirl over who will even use it. Texas is the last big state to allow some form of...
  13. Ron Strider

    Marijuana Legalization And Veto Voted Vermont's Top Story

    Vermont's Legislature became the first legislative body in the country to vote to legalize the recreational use of marijuana in May, but the step was blocked weeks later when the bill was vetoed by Republican Gov. Phil Scott. The move by the Legislature and the governor's veto were voted...
  14. Ron Strider

    New Zealand: Police Say 'Sorry' After Ripping Out Legal Hemp Crop In Ruatoria

    Police have apologized after mistakenly ripping out a cannabis crop that turned out to be legal - and have promised the owner they will pay him back. Willie Kaa is a licensed hemp grower who lives in Ruatoria on the East Coast. He is part of a collective of growers working with Hikurangi...
  15. Ron Strider

    CNBC Airs Special Episode 'The Profit In Marijuana Country'

    On CNBC's hit primetime series "The Profit," entrepreneur Marcus Lemonis puts his own money on the line to help save and grow struggling businesses. Now, he's headed to California, as Proposition 64, a new law that allows any adult to buy cannabis legally, goes into effect New Year's Day. This...
  16. Ron Strider

    CA: Oakland Hosts 'Cannabis Summit' To Discuss Rules For Businesses

    With the Jan. 1 start date for legal sales of recreational marijuana in California fast approaching, dozens of current and potential cannabis entrepreneurs came to a summit in Oakland Wednesday to hear state officials explain the rules they must follow and the fees they must pay. At the...
  17. Ron Strider

    Medical Marijuana Can Treat Epilepsy, Alzheimer's, Cancer, Says WHO

    The World Health Organization (WHO) had announced that cannabidiol (CBD), the relaxant property of cannabis exclusively used in medical marijuana, should be released worldwide. After months of deliberation and investigation on this drug, the WHO has concluded that CBD could be useful for the...
  18. Ron Strider

    Barely Iillegal: A Tour Of LA's Highbrow Cannabis Scene

    Carli Jo Bidlingmaier talks to a group of twentysomethings in a living room in the Bel-Air neighborhood of Los Angeles, weeks before the recent wildfires. She is explaining that consuming marijuana allows a woman to awaken her "yoni", a Sanskrit term for vagina favored by Hollywood bohemians...
  19. Ron Strider

    Cautious Texas Among Last States To OK Medical Marijuana

    When California rings in the new year with the sale of recreational pot for the first time, Texas will be tiptoeing into its own marijuana milestone: a medical cannabis program so restrictive that doubts swirl over who will even use it. Texas is the last big state to allow some form of...
  20. Ron Strider

    At Country's Biggest Cannabis County Fair, Legalization Is Met With Relief And Fear

    For the last 14 years, the Emerald Cup has been a raucous two-day celebration of a longstanding California outlaw culture. Over time, it has evolved from a festival in a muddy Mendocino field to a highly choreographed event, but its spirit remains intact. Each December after the harvest...