Book Review: The ABCs of CBD By Shira Adler

The ABCs of CBD

By Tracey Henry The ABC’s of CBD: The Essential Guide for Parents (And regular folks too), a new book by author, activist and devoted “Canna Mom” Shira Adler, is all about CBD but it just might change how you think about cannabis in general. Written in clean, factual, and often humorous prose, this book is Read the full article…

Book Release: “The Marijuana Smugglers Guide: Based On A True Story Volume 1”

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NEW YORK: Vietnam vet Larry David, Sr.’s “The Marijuana Smugglers Guide: Based on a true story Volume 1” is one man’s personal account of an illicit but lucrative career smuggling cannabis from Mexico into the United States and Canada.  Published by New York City-based Page Publishing, the irreverent memoir sheds light on the mechanics of an illicit career that, Read the full article…

Top Medellin Cartel Drug Pilot Roger Reaves, Releases His Memoir “Smuggler.”

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CALIFORNIA: Roger Reaves grew up a poor farm boy who went from making ‘Moonshine’ to becoming one of the most prolific smugglers of the 20th century.  He covered six continents; transporting 20 ton shiploads of hash, tons of cocaine, and completed more than one-hundred sorties across the US. Border with plane loads of marijuana. Read more Read the full article…

Roger Roffman Chronicles Society’s Long Struggle With Pot In ‘Marijuana Nation’

When serving on the board that conducted that soldier’s court martial, I argued imprisonment would be excessive given the context. I was outvoted, he went to jail for four months, and the injustice of that penalty troubled me.

WASHINGTON:  Roger Roffman is a UW professor emeritus of social work who has studied marijuana dependence interventions for 30 years, and was a sponsor of Initiative 502, which legalized recreational marijuana in Washington. He answered a few questions about his new book, “Marijuana Nation: One Man’s Chronicle of America Getting High: From Vietnam to Legalization.” Q: Read the full article…

My Father The $6 Million Drug Baron

Tony Dokoupil has told how his father Anthony ran one of the biggest marijuana operations in the last century with a lavish life that was straight of the gangster epic Scarface.

An NBC News writer has revealed how his father lead a secret life as a millionaire drug dealer before he blew it all – ending up a penniless sanitation worker. Tony Dokoupil has told how his father Anthony ran one of the biggest marijuana operations in the last century with a lavish life that was Read the full article…

Legalizing Marijuana May Help Save the US Economy, Reduce the Prison Population, and Stop the Drug War Death Toll

“This is a brand new program. If we get them done sooner, that would be a great success, but I suspect it will take us the full year to get this program up and running.”

The following is an excerpt from “Too High to Fail” about one of the commercial Mendocino growers that Fine met who was more than willing to provide his real name: For a little while, I grumbled to myself about missing my haircut. But until now I didn’t rat Courtenay out.