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When Your Cure is Illegal, You're Forced to Make the Choice to "Live Free or Die"

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Feds Can Slip a Tracking Device on Your Car, In Your Own Driveway, Without a Warrant

According to the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, which covers nine Western states including Arizona and California, it’s perfectly fine for the government to send agents onto your property to secretly plant a GPS tracking device on your vehicle and follow your movements — all without a search warrant. That’s because, according to a panel […]

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Hemp House

(NECN) – Usually houses full of marijuana plants are getting busted — not being hailed for their energy efficiency. But in North Carolina, that is the case for a house that was built out of hemp. It’s reportedly the first ever “hemp house” permitted to be built in the U.S. The owners say last month’s […]

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Sifting Through the Smoke

Michigan cities and patients explore limits of state’s medical marijuana law by Lucy Hough Michigan is one of 14 states, plus Washington, D.C., that permits the use of medical marijuana in some capacity. At the forefront of what appears to be a progressive push, Michigan city councils, caregivers and patients are finding their way through […]

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Google to Run Marijuana Ads That Facebook Won't

facebook may think it’s “inappropriate” to run ads depicting marijuana leaves, but apparently Google doesn’t. Marijuana activists were stymied by Facebook this week when the social networking site, which had already been running ads from the group Just Say Now, told the organization that it would no longer run them because they contained images of […]

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Cannabis and Religion

he420times | Comments 2 A Joyful Toke Unto The Lord An overview of the intimate link between cannabis and religious ritual. By DEAN CHRISTOPHER Since ancient times, people have used drugs — in groups or individually — as part of religious rituals and for personal spiritual quests. Even without specific references to ingesting mind-altering plants, […]

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This for That: Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

the420times  | Comments 0 This For That: Post Traumatic Stress Disorder By JOE KLARE The National Institute for Mental Health (NIMH) describes Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) as “an anxiety disorder that can develop after exposure to a terrifying event or ordeal in which grave physical harm occurred or was threatened.” These ordeals can include […]

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Reports of Germany Legalizing Were Premature

by Phillip Smith,  (Issue #646) Posted in: Update: Since publishing this article, knowledgeable parties in Germany have informed us that the press reports we relied on in this article were incorrect. The government at this point is only moving to approve Sativex, a cannabis-based sublingual medication, not smoked or edible marijuana, and it is a […]

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Barry Cooper Fights the Law, Wins

By Stephen C. Webster Exclusive: Cooper to release City of Odessa from $40 million civil suit Barry Cooper, a former Texas police officer who turned against the drug war and executed a reverse-sting operation against the Odessa police department, will walk free on all related charges, an attorney for Ector County announced Tuesday. Cooper, perhaps […]

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Kestrel, the Cannabis Car

A new way of saying “green car“ Now, don’ go thinking that the Kestrel is packed with Cannabis… It is, if you like, wrapped in the stuff, as its creators, Motive, went for a type of Cannabis fiber called hemp when designing the body of the car. Motive calls its vehicle the Kestrel bio-composite bodied […]

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