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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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Hippie's Dream Car

A teaser image of the Kestrel. (Credit: Motive Industries) Motive Industries, an automotive design firm in Canada, is developing the most literal of green vehicles–an electric car with a chassis made from cannabis. The body of the Kestrel, a four-seat electric vehicle, is engineered using impact-resistant biocomposite derived from Canadian grown and manufactured hemp mats. […]

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Some MA police turn blind eye to marijuana

By Emily Jones ⋅ Having a small amount of weed might not even get you a fine. Some towns in Massachusetts are giving up on enforcing the law that decriminalized possession of less than an ounce of marijuana. Under that law, an ounce or less brings just a 100-dollar fine – instead of six months […]

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Free Roger Christie

August 23, 2010 – Hilo, Hawaii Video by David Corrigan Over 200 supporters of Roger Christie rallied at the Mooheau bandstand in Hilo, Hawaii on Wednesday. Christie, who founded the THC-Ministry in Hilo where he says he shared the sacrament of cannabis with members, was arrested in July for running what federal authorities called a […]

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All Decked Out

By Sherri Buri McDonald The Register-Guard Eugene entrepreneur and longtime industrial hemp advocate Dave Seber hopes to make a little history today at Seattle’s HempFest, a pro-cannabis event expected to attract at least 175,000 people. He will be introducing Hemp Shield, which he calls the “world’s first” hemp-oil deck sealer. Hemp Shield is coming to […]

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Going to Pot

by Domenick Yoney (RSS feed) Motive Industries talks about its cannabis-bodied car – Click above to watch a video after the jump Motive Industries has announced that they will unveil Canada’s first bio-composite-bodied electric car this September at the EV 2010 VÉ Conference and Trade Show in Vancouver. Dubbed the Kestrel, the four-passenger compact forgoes […]

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