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California mounts largest crackdown on illegal pot shops in LA

This Thursday, Dec. 12, 2019 photo provided by the Department of Consumer Affairs shows suspects from Save Greens Cannabis dispensary being taken into custody by law enforcement for operating without…

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Got Bud? High Times 2012 Medical Cannabis Cup Lacking in Green, Big on Dabs

Story and Photos by Sharon Letts Along Point Richmond’s waterfront, doors down from stoney Emeryville and Berkeley, sits the historic Craneway Pavilion – former home to a Ford manufacturing plant…

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Breaking News: Padilla Case Dropped!

NUG has just received word that the ongoing case against legitimate patient and caregiver Dexter Padilla of Therapeutic Healing in San Diego had a deadlocked jury and the Padilla’s case…

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Deep Green Fest II: Educating, Enlightening and Inspiring Green Goodness

Photos and Story by Sharon Letts Richmond, CA – Deep Green Fest II was held the day after 4-20 in the picturesque locale of the historic Craneway Pavilion, located just…

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Battle for Medicinal Marijuana Access is Far From Over

By Esther Rubio-Sheffrey
 Last April, despite large opposition, even from its own appointed Medical Marijuana Task Force, the city council voted 5-2 in favor of two zoning ordinances that would…

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We're still here! February 2012 issue of NUG hits the streets!

Welcome to the February issue of NUG Magazine, San Diego’s Original Cannabis Publication, and from the looks of things – the ONLY one left! As I stated last month, it…

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Perpetual Motion: Aaron Sokol

By: Aaron Evans BANG! The starting gun has sounded. The real race has just begun. Ladies and gentlemen, I hope you didn’t place your bets early, for there’s a new…

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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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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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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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Mean Dinosaur

By: M.J. Smith If you were lucky enough to catch the NUG Records launch party back in March at Soundwave, the 4/20 Party at Cheba Hut, the recent 91X Shot…

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Wine Without Grapes – It is Possible, and Delicious!

By: Esther Rubio-Sheffrey   When it comes to choosing an alcoholic beverage with which to relax on a hot summer day, most people go with a cold beer or a…

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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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Slightly Stoopid Seedless Summer Tour with Rebelution | Cisco & Shwayze

NUG Magazine’s footage of the Slightly Stoopid Seedless Summer Tour with Rebelution, Cisco & Shwayze, and Don Carlos at Cricket Wireless Amphitheater in Chula Vista, CA. If you missed this…

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Abatin Wellness Center Raises the Bar

By R.J. Villa Abatin Wellness Center in Sacramento, CA is attempting to set the new standard for medical marijuana cooperatives and collectives. This cooperative is taking a new approach to…

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San Diego Has Two State Park Budget Cut Casualties

Article By: R.J. Villa Photo: Doane Valley: Jessica Murany Have you ever been to Palomar Mountain State Park or San Pasqual Battlefield State Historic Park? You better plan a trip…

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Kottonmouth Kings Listening Party and Live Performance: Friday July 8th @ 8:00 PM

Kottonmouth Kings Listening Party and Live Performance Friday July 8th @ 8:00 PM Saint Rocke in Hermosa Beach, CA! Click here for tickets! FREE Live Interactive Web Cast Starting at…

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How’d The Show Go? Mystic Roots Band

How’d The Show Go? By: sandieganliz On Thursday, June 2nd, Mystic Roots performed at Winston’s Beach Club in Ocean Beach, San Diego. Originally from Chico, California, this band has performed…

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2011 Hemp Legislation Introduced in California and Congress

By Dion Markgraaff The California Hemp Farming Bill SB 676 was introduced into our state government this spring, and Rep. Ron Paul introduced H.R. 1831, the Industrial Hemp Farming Act,…

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