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I can't even begin to describe (or even remember) everything that happened to me since the last Can Cup journal entry, so I'll keep this one brief. The final votes are currently being tallied and soon (within a couple of hours) the winners of the Cannabis Cup will be declare...

U.S. Supreme Court to Hear Medical Marijuana Case

The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to hear a case that pits two ailing women who use medical marijuana against the federal government. The high court's decision could impact the direction of the medical-marijuana movement, the Washington Times reported Nov. 22.


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Stephen Gaskin has a plan to heal America. "There isn't anything wrong in this country that can't be fixed with courage, good planning, and some getting it on."

Marijuana Research:

The human brain naturally produces and processes compounds closely related to those found in Cannabis sativa, better known as marijuana [see "The Brain's Own Marijuana," by Roger A. Nicoll and Bradley E. Alger. These compounds are called endogenous cannabinoids or endocannab...


The Cannabis Cup has now officially begun! The Opening Ceremony last night lit things up good and proper with the announcement of the three coffeeshop strains chosen by HIGH TIMES' panel of Expert Judges. As eager participants packed into the Melkweg to hear Cup founder Step...


Made my way to Cannabis Cup Headquarters today around noon to find my fellow judges already assembled and rearing to go. HQ is a nice little walk over from where I'm staying, down the narrow cobblestone streets and along the gentle rippling canals that make Amsterdam such a ...

Man With Pot Given Choice: Jail or Military

SALINAS, Calif. (AP) - A Salinas man will have to choose between going to jail or joining the military as his punishment for possession of marijuana.

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LOS ANGELES- Nov. 18, 2004

First-Ever U.S. Senate Bill to Protect Medical Marijuana Patients Introduced

WASHINGTON - November 18 - U.S. Sen. Richard Durbin (D-IL), joined by Sens. Patrick Leahy (D-VT) and Jim Jeffords (I-VT), have introduced the first-ever Senate bill to ensure that federal juries hear the full story when medical marijuana patients and providers, operating leg...



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