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.23 | 6/7/2018
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Mainstream Appeal

Poll: New Mexicans in favor of cannabis legalization

Cannabis legalization favored by 63 percent of New Mexicans, more studies confirm cannabis curbs opioid dependence and employers are dropping the practice of drug testing applicants for cannabis.
V.27 No.22 | 5/31/2018
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Fire in the Hole

Ultra Health breaks the sweat

Joshua Lee gets a mood boost and relaxed nerves with Sour Punch followed by a dud with dried out, air-exposed Burqueño Berry.
V.27 No.21 | 5/24/2018
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Calling All Bandwagoneers

Former attorney general comments on cannabis

Former Attorney General Eric Holder winks, Ultra Health donates to UNM research fund and N.M. ranks high in drug problems.
V.27 No.20 | 5/17/2018
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New Mexico News

Gallagher vs. the Opioids

Health department says no to qualifying condition

There are conflicting studies about combating opioid abuse and addiction with cannabis, but the risk factor for cannabis is significantly lower.
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Cool It Down

CG and the art of running

Bubblicious gets Joshua Lee relaxed and sedated and Jamaican Dream provides a giddy sense of well-being with talkativeness and laughter.
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Committed to Cannabis

Ultra Health devotes to budding potential

Ultra Health commits to the budding potential of New Mexico cannabis.
V.27 No.19 | 5/10/2018
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Finger in the Air

Candidates flaky on legal cannabis

Every gubernatorial candidate but Apodaca seems to have trouble perusing the growing body of research and data pertaining to the positive effects cannabis has had on the states where it's legal, but the constant refrain of “need more research” means they must be missing a few studies here and there.
V.27 No.18 | 5/3/2018
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The End is Nigh

Hemp vetoes overturned, federal legalization looms

New Mexico has enacted a law allowing for hemp research to be conducted at the state's universities and establishes a fund for hemp research, and another law which calls for the Department of Agriculture to issue licenses to grow industrial hemp for research purposes. Next US Farm Bill is expected to remove barriers to hemp production as well, removing New Mexico's economic lead.
V.27 No.17 | 4/26/2018
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Love Letters

The sweetest leaf at Everest Apothecary

Joshua Lee relaxes his back and arm muscles with King Louis the XIII x Copper Chem and Candyland lifts a previously unnoticed pressure.
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Best of Burque 2018

Cannabis

Best medical cannabis dispensary and CBD shop; best strain and edible.
V.27 No.16 | 4/19/2018
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Incremental Freedom

Cannabis decriminalized in ABQ

A measure to decriminalize the possession of an ounce or less of cannabis passed by a hair, though four City Councilors still felt it's a good idea to lock people in a cage for using a substance that doesn't harm anybody.
V.27 No.15 | 4/12/2018
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‘Rocky Mountain High’

Avoiding bad puns in Colorado

Josh Lee drives north to where people say yes to state revenue and discovers Tropicanna, a new level of flower.
V.27 No.14 | 4/5/2018
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Health Department Improves Applications

Process easier, shorter

Medical cannabis application form improved; Rohrabacher–Farr amendment remains in federal budget; prohibition may increase crime (really?!?).
V.27 No.13 | 3/29/2018
Lucky Charms
J. Grisham

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Dog Days Come Early

Down, not out at MJ Express-O

Joshua Lee lifts his mood and mildly relaxes his muscles with Lucky Charms, then Sage n Sour stirs up a pleasant mix of sensations in his wretched sinuses and gives him a low-level impression of well-being without the hyperactive, searching mind of many other sativas.