Cannabis

Cannabis, marijuana, pot, reefer, wacky tobacky: it's on the peoples' minds so it's on politicians' minds too. Economic liberals and civil rights conservatives all want it legalized, but up to now both groups have been represented by a tiny minority in Congress. Find out how that's changing.


V.27 No.33 | 8/16/2018
Baked Goods

Baked Goods

Sessions: “We'll Enforce Federal Law”

The day the laughter died

Jeff Sessions is broken, drivers to be tested on (and for) THC and the cost of FDA-approved CBD-powered Epidiolex is revealed.
V.27 No.32 | 8/9/2018
Baked Goods

Baked Goods

Signs and Portents

CBD lands traveler a felony charge

CBD's murky legal status causes big trouble and N.M. weighs recreational tax revenue vs discouraging the black market.

Cannabis Manual

Writing On the Wall

An interview with Dr. Jacob Miguel Vigil

Associate Professor Dr. Jacob Miguel Vigil of UNM tells us about the hurdles facing cannabis research and the Medical Cannabis Research Fund.

Cannabis Manual

Rewriting the Trauma Story

An interview with Dr. Florian Birkmayer

27,424 patients enrolled in the Medical Cannabis Program in June were suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. We sat down with Dr. Florian Birkmayer to get a better understanding.

Cannabis Manual

Therapeutic Levels

An interview with extractor Alejandro Garcia

Weekly Alibi sat down with the Everest Apothecary's extractor Alejandro Garcia and picked his brain about concentrates.
V.27 No.31 | 8/2/2018
Baked Goods

Baked Goods

Current Interrupted

A mood change from Natural Rx

Joshua Lee breaks the silence in Rio Rancho. PH-C melts his tension and Wookies makes him forget the the summer sun.
V.27 No.30 | 7/26/2018
Baked Goods

Baked Goods

Won't Somebody Please Think of the Adults?

CO adults using more cannabis

Legalization leads to fewer kids using cannabis in Colorado but more adults, and also appears to help fight crime; N.M. dispensaries warned about CBD sales; first cannabis company IPO in USA.
V.27 No.29 | 7/19/2018
Baked Goods

Baked Goods

Return Trip

Eternal recurrence at Fruit of the Earth Organics

Joshua Lee goes to Santa Fe and scores a strong, calming relaxant with Blueberry Headband without losing attention or energy. Then the sticky and fresh Strange Brew tickles his brain.
V.27 No.28 | 7/12/2018
Baked Goods

Baked Goods

Bad News is So Hard to Find

Even the FDA is playing ball

FDA says it doesn't need a "negative monograph" for cannabis; Republican Party of Texas puts cannabis decriminalization into platform; Chuck Schumer introduces bill in US Senate to decriminalize cannabis and give control to states; Senate Appropriations Committee criticizes Jeff Sessions for blocking research.
V.27 No.27 | 7/5/2018
Trap Star
J. Grisham

Baked Goods

Different

Openness and R. Greenleaf

Joshua Lee wonders about cause and effect in the deconstructed mind, notes Vanilla Kush's suitability for treating pain or tension-caused insomnia, and finds Trap Star relaxing but not as sleep-inducing.
V.27 No.26 | 6/28/2018
Baked Goods

Baked Goods

Put Your Money … Wherever You Can

Cannabis banking amendment blocked by Senate

Senate Appropriations Committee votes to table bill that would allow dispensaries to use banks, Medical Cannabis Advisory Board cancels meeting because it doesn't have enough members and a judge ruled that a penalty meted out to Ultra Health by the DOH was too severe.
V.27 No.25 | 6/21/2018
Forbidden Fruit
J. Grisham

Baked Goods

Hot and Heavy

A dalliance with Cannaceutics

A sensual hit of Forbidden Fruit puts Joshua Lee into a comforting state; Purple Widow gives him a giggly sense of well-being coupled with a sharp tongue.
V.27 No.24 | 6/14/2018
Baked Goods

Baked Goods

Summer Sessions Watch

AG Softens in the Heat

Mr. Magoo wipes his glasses, Trump suggests he'll support the STATES Act and N.M. gubernatorial candidates are looking less likely to legalize.
Baked Goods

Baked Goods

Green! Green! Green!

High Times invites the public to join in the financial fun

Put your money where your mouth is and benefit from the cannabis revolution
V.27 No.23 | 6/7/2018
Baked Goods

Baked Goods

Numbers Don’t Lie

Marijuana rides a wave to the mainstream

The cannabis industry is riding a tremendous wave that rolls onward and swells upward, propelled forward by the remarkable successes of those states brave enough to start the ripple. The benefits universally reaped in legalized states are forcing even the most stubborn skeptics of legalization to reconsider their stance in the face of what has become a true force of nature.

[ more >> ] [ permalink ]