• Marijuana in America Timeline

    1600: Widespread use of hemp for rope, cloth, sails, etc. 1619: Growing marijuana is a requirement for every able farmer in the Virginia Colonies. 1906: The Pure Food and Drug Act requires any

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  • By the Numbers

    Average prison sentence for first-degree marijuana possession (involving a prior conviction or first offense with 2.2 pounds or more) in Alabama: 8.4 years. Average prison sentence for felony DUI

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  • Strains of the Month

    STRAIN REVIEWS FOR JUNE By David Burton L.A. Confidential As you would expect from any cannabis hybrid named after a James Ellroy novel, L.A. Confidential is complex, intense, and leaves you

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  • Culture’s Idea of a Five-Course Meal

    Ed. Note: A traditional five-course meal involves soup, an appetizer, salad, an entrée, and dessert. While any one of these courses can be a dish containing cannabis, remember that too much of a

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  • News Nuggets

    Compiled by David Burton and Jasen T. Davis CALIFORNIA L.A. seeks to close dispensary loophole Responding to an exponential rise in the number of cannabis dispensaries in the city, the Los Angeles

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  • Letter from the Editor

    By David Burton My mother has crippling rheumatoid arthritis in both hands and her right shoulder. Her gnarled fingers have recently begun to resemble claws, and she’s taken to walking with a

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  • Legal Corner

    Rights of Patients: Access to Marijuana and Dispensaries By Bruce M. Margolin, attorney at law Proposition 215 requires that the State of California render and make available medical cannabis to

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