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Happy New Year from NUG!

HAPPY NEW YEAR! Thanks for picking up another issue of NUG Magazine. 2011 was an up and down rollercoaster ride in the cannabis community and, unfortunately, ended on quite a…

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The State of Medical Cannabis in San Diego: More Patients than Patience

By: Pamela Jayne Disclaimer: This was written in a state of raw emotion in reaction to the U.S. Attorney and the Department of Justice’s decision to shit on the rights…

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Medical Marijuana Use On Probation

By: Michael E. Cindrich On November 5, 1996, California voters passed Proposition 215, also known as the Compassionate Use Act (CUA). The CUA added section 11362.5 to the California Health…

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The U.S. Government has no regard for the People or Freedom of Speech


By Dion Markgraaff The United States President, Barrack Obama, and his administration have launched a new assault on California’s sovereignty and the rights of its citizens. In a top level…

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November 2011 NUG Magazine

Welcome to another issue of NUG Magazine. Obviously by now, you have realized that our page count has dropped this month. Not to worry, we will still be bringing you…

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Marijuana Advocates Strip City Council of Legislative Victory

 Article and Photos By Esther Rubio-Sheffrey “I fought the law and the law won,” Joe Strummer sang in the late ‘70s when the Clash covered the famous rock n’ roll…

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NUG Magazine is GROWING!

National NUG Publisher’s Letter Welcome to your inaugural issue of NUG Magazine! We have been receiving requests to bring our publication to other states for a long time and are…

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The Man Behind NUG Magazine: Ben G. Rowin

By: George Alberts NUG Magazine is a beacon and a source of information for patients and advocates that shines light on the issues surrounding patients’ rights and legalization. It is…

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Obama/FEDs Cave to Patient Pressure on Safe Access!

By Freshman | hempbeach.tv In a monumentally historic move made by the Obama Administration via comments from Attorney General Eric Holder, the Feds announced today that they would begin to…

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L.E.A.P. LAWSUIT AGAINST SAN DIEGO TO BLOCK NEW DISPENSARY ORDINANCE APPEARS UNLIKELY. . . BUT

By Leo E. Laurence, J.D.; Law Enforcement Against Prohibition When you wear a badge and carry a weapon 24/7, you look at the world differently. As a sworn officer, you…

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June 2011 issue of NUG hits the streets!

June is here and summer has begun! Since Father’s Day is coming up this month, we had to take a moment to say Happy Father’s Day to all the Dads…

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Popped Culture

Article by. Robert Stinson | Photos by. Jennifer Martinez The revolution will not be televised; it will be streamed to your Android phone or living room. The advent of technology…

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Still Growing Part 3

By: Mel The Bumbling Gardener If you missed last month’s issue, then you missed how my need to find healthy, root mature clones led me to a new level in…

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A Mouthful of Rights and Wrong

By. George Alberts “Congress shall make no law…abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government…

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PLEASE DO NOT HARASS THE PATIENTS

Story By: Pamela Jayne Our monthly patient profile is usually dedicated to telling the story of an individual who benefits from the use of medical cannabis. Due to the recent…

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Punishment or Sadism?

The barbaric treatment of prisoners in Sheriff Joe’s jail By: Simon Eddisbury Human rights abuse is a phenomenon that is typically associated with the likes of China and North Korea,…

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D.I.Y. Cloning

By: The SD OG Grower Summer is quickly approaching again in Southern California and right now, during spring, is the best time to get your indoor or outdoor garden started!…

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Prepare for Battle: Medicinal Marijuana Advocates vs. San Diego’s City Hall

Article and Photo By: Esther Rubio-Sheffrey San Diego’s medicinal marijuana community is in the beginning stages of a potentially long and expensive legal battle against city hall. At stake: safe…

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Law Enforcement Against Prohibition 9

PURPLE HEART (2) EX-INFANTRYMAN MAY BE DEPRIVED OF MEDICATIONS BY NEW S.D. DISPENSARY ORDINANCE By: Leo E. Laurence, J.D., Law Enforcement Against Prohibition | leopowerhere@msn.com The Purple Heart medal is…

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May 2011 Volume 3 Issue 5 Hits the streets!

May is upon us and before we dive into anything else, I want to take a moment to say Happy Mother’s Day to ALL the moms out there! I have…

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