Alibi V.26 No.32 • Aug 10-16, 2017 ››
Revisiting HB 527
Cannabis news analysis
Bipartisan New Mexico legislators this year passed legislation to expand coverage of the Compassionate Use Act, but la Tejana vetoed the measure.
New Mexico Hempfest!
Saturday, August 19, noon-9pm
It's Aug. 19, 2017. You're getting evaluated by a real medical doctor. You're making tie-dye. You're learning more about your medicine. You're supporting legalization of a useful plant. You're eating delicious food. Where are you? At the first annual New Mexico HempFest of course! Entry is totally free, and parking is a measly $1 per car at the Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta Park. You are roaming around enjoying live music from local bands, a Hemposium tent with exciting speakers, a kids' activity area and dozens of regional artists, farmers, educators, plus lots of tasty food trucks. You're with all your friends and family at this all-ages, family-friendly event and having an absolute blast celebrating New Mexico's hemp industry.
Focus on Concentrates
Surrounded by vapes, dabs, doohickeys and whatchamacallits, the modern-day cannabis patient can quickly become confused and overwhelmed.
The Dreaded Apparatus
Dabs and vapes
Roach clips are no longer the cutting edge in cannabis technology. What's up with all the bizarre hardware you find in the display cases at dispensaries?
CBD for Dummies
Ain’t just cannabidiol tears
Cannabidiol is the second most prominent compound found in cannabis, but it's the part that has the most medicinal properties.
Give It a Whiff
Terpenes and cannabis
Terpenes are a class of organic compounds found in many plants and even some insects. They often have a strong odor and are thought to be produced to attract pollinators and to protect against predation by attracting predators that feed on herbivores.
A Greener Future
Smoke Signals points the way by looking at the past
Smoke Signals details history through the lens of everyone's favorite plant.
Stoner Cinema from the 1930s
The early history of marijuana in movies
Marijuana has been a favorite subject of filmmakers for generations, but back in the post-Jazz Era of the 1930s, marijuana was seen—by the establishment, anyway—as a deadly killer of our nation's youth.
Under Your Nose
Everest Apothecary was there the whole time
Icefall turns out to be one of those perfect strains for dealing with depression or general sluggishness.