|All of the cannabis cafes in the Dutch border province of Limburg may be turned into members-only clubs in a bid to stop "drug tourism," the Dutch newspaper Volkskrant reported over the weekend.|
Limburg hosts 30 of the cannabis cafes, also known as coffee shops, that attract thousands of visitors from the less cannabis-friendly neighboring countries of France, Belgium and Germany each year. The influx of foreign pot buyers has resulted in problems ranging from traffic congestion to public nuisances to dealing of hard drugs.
|A ground-breaking study of 4117 marijuana smokers in California1 reveals that the 'Gateway Theory' probably had it backwards. Instead of enticing young people to use other drugs, this study suggests that marijuana may have the opposite effect.|
|This first-ever clinical examination of a large number of medical marijuana applicants depicts a population that is remarkably normal. The percentages earning bachelors' degrees and doctorates are nearly identical to the national numbers. They are, in the main,|
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|Ed Rosenthal is a California horticulturist, author, publisher, and cannabis expert known for his advocacy for the legalization of marijuana use.|
He co-founded and served as a columnist for High Times Magazine during the 80’s and 90’s. He writes the Ask Ed® column among other articles for Cannabis Culture, Skunk, Highlife and Soft Secrets among others. He is the owner and founder of Quick American Publishing in Northern California, which is changing marijuana laws one book at a time.
Quick American also publishes the
|"BUSTED" MOVIE SCREENING TEACHES HOW TO USE RIGHTS, NOT LOSE THEM|
"'I don't consent to any searches, sir.' This could be one of the most important lines you may ever have to deliver in your entire life," said Ira Glasser, a former American Civil Liberties Union ( ACLU ) executive director during a screening of "Busted: A Citizens Guide to Surviving Police Encounters" on April 15 in Boren Lounge.