prop 215

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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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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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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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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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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The Chronisseur 14 of 420

For the first time in 14 months, a bittersweet air clouded the ordinarily light-hearted atmosphere of the Chronisseur session. It was not because of the strains or the company; both…

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May 2011 Cooking with Kim

Written by Canna Chef Kim ~ Mother Earth Co-op ♥ Serving San Diego MMJ patients since 2005 Every month, we try to bring awareness to our readers and keep a…

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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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Tape Deck Mountain

How’d The Show Go? 
By: sandieganliz On Friday, April 15, 2011, an indie rock band called Tape Deck Mountain played at the Soda Bar in North Park. This 3-piece band…

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Hash House

Another Kind of Mind-blowing Hash by R.J. Villa You wake up the morning after the evening; you and your friends decided to go big. Waking up with a monster appetite…

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The Power of Green

By: Tiffany Janay The color green rules the world! I’ve heard some say that green must be God’s favorite color because it’s the most dominating color that is seen everywhere,…

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