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80 Years Ago This Week, Marijuana Prohibition Began With These Arrests

Cannabis was federally outlawed 80 years ago, and two Denver men happened to be the first Drug War victims. Here are their stories.

The Dianne Feinstein Mystery: Why Is She California’s Last Prohibitionist?

She announced her re-election bid this morning. But will her drug warrior ways hurt her chances for another term?

Taking Drugged Driving Seriously: What Does the Science Say?

Recent headlines raised fears about stoned driving. We looked at the data and found a different story.

The 100 Cannabis Strains You Must Try Before You Die

From iconic landraces to dynamite hybrids, there are some strains everyone should try. Use our printable checklist to navigate the best of the best.

‘Exchanging Prohibition for Extreme Regulation’: Toronto Braces for New Cannabis Reality

"[Ontario] could have simply licensed all the existing dispensaries," says lawyer Jack Lloyd. "Instead, they’ve elected to declare war on a group of political activists, cannabis enthusiasts, and cannabis legalization activists. To say that it’s draconian is an understatement.”

At the Trichome Institute, Students Learn to Predict Cannabis Effects by Aroma

Learn about the Trichome Institute's Interpening class, which teaches students to predict cannabis effects with their nose as well as how to identify quality buds.

Cannabis Jobs Count: Legal Marijuana Supports 149,304 Americans

Leafly's second annual Cannabis Jobs Count turns up surprising results.

MacGyver Pipe Challenge: Four Contestants Make One-Hitters Out of Everyday Objects

Four contenders are asked to channel their inner MacGyver to make homemade one-hitters out of household materials. The result: stoned engineering, bragging rights, and a gourd named Greg.

A Barbecue Chef Tackles Cannabis-Infused BBQ to Develop the Ultimate Recipe

We sent BBQ chef Ryan Swartling on a quest to develop the ultimate cannabis-infused barbecue—and the results are absolutely amazing.

Cannabis as an Opioid Exit: 5 Real-Life Stories

Cannabis isn't a magical cure. But it helped these former opioid addicts kick the pills, get healthy and reclaim their lives.

Step Inside Canada’s High Church of Cannabis

Just outside Vancouver, Minister Davidacus Holmes administers cannabis sacrament to thousands and tries to get arrested. No luck so far.

The VA Can’t Provide Cannabis to Veterans With PTSD, so This Group Gives It Out for Free

Because the VA can't legally recommend medical marijuana to veterans, a group of California veterans is helping others heal from PTSD by providing them with free cannabis.

Inside the Groundbreaking Farm That Boasts Three Pounds of Cannabis per Grow Light

Joshua Haupt, the brilliant mind behind the 215-page "Three a Light" grow guide, is reshaping cannabis cultivation with his innovative grow methods and "no a-holes" policy.

O Captain! My Captain! Inside America’s Oldest Operating Head Shop

Located in the San Fernando Valley of Los Angeles, Captain Ed's is the oldest operating head shop in America. We check in on 50 years of activism, glassware, and back room trysts.

Who Is Tony Greenhand? A Day in the Life of the World’s Greatest Joint Roller

Tony Greenhand is the greatest joint roller in the world. Spend a day with him as he rolls us a 2.5-ounce smokable sculpture of Mike Tyson eating an avocado.

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