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Reefer sanity

Twitter celeb Coral Reefer smokes bongs, snaps nudie pics -- and educates fans about cannabis

Free to be you and me

CAREERS AND EDUCATION: From self defense to GED prep, no-fee courses for the 99 percent

By the roots

HERBWISE: Everything you need to know about cannabis in 2012, from the headlines you missed to a one-stop activist app

What the new year brings

Medical cannabis backers propose a statewide regulatory body -- that'll make the feds happy, right?

Small town values

HERBWISE: Fairfax's only dispensary is on its way out. A small town politician reacts to the news

For the kids?

HERBWISE: An SF cannabis dispensary gets shut down because of its proximity to Marshall Elementary -- but the school's principal says the actual bad neighbors remain

Michael Goldstein, 1953-2011

Longtime activist sought to rally people around a progressive agenda for San Francisco

You grow, girl?

BOOKS ISSUE: From Blair Witch to blazing weed -- Heather Donahue's book takes on the weed community

Ongoing research

Celebrating 25 years of drug research with the Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies

Dear Obama

Mr. President, we need to talk about Sativex

Some joy in Mudville

HERBWISE: Amid eviction and betrayal, the medical marijuana set still finds cause to celebrate

Uh oh … feds raid pot clubs in Seattle

November 15, 2011
The feds have launched a coordinated series of raids on medical marijuana dispensaries in the Pacific Northwest. The Stranger in Seattle has extensive coverage:Federal...

Welcome to Marijuanaland

HERBWISE: A new book takes a look at Norcal's Emerald Triangle weed industry

Impertinent questions to Sup. Sean Elsbernd

November 4, 2011
 At Tuesday's Board of Supervisors meeting, Sup. Sean Elsbernd voted against a sensible resolution supporting regulated and safe patient access to medical cannabis in...

That’s amoré

HERBWISE: Getting high on love with the new cannabis aphrodisiac


HERBWISE: Dispensary owners, politicians react to attempts to curtail cannabis

Weed Wars

The cannabis battle: coming soon to your living room

Medical marijuana protesters gather at City Hall in wake of federal raids

October 14, 2011
Protesters met in front of the San Francisco Federal Building this afternoon to challenge the recent federal crackdown on California’s medical marijuana industry. The...

One last cannabis fest? Despite IRS ruling, medical community soldiers on

October 11, 2011
Last week, the IRS' two year audit of Harborside Health Center ended poorly for the medical marijuana industry. The federal government agency decided that...

Feds crack down

Dispensaries around the state draw heat, from tax scares to seizure threats

The Hangover: Oct. 7-9

October 10, 2011
Jounce with us, if you will, through the Guardian staff's frenzied weekend. Here's our live reviews, hot raging, random sightings.***Blow Up is reputed to...

Spreading smoke

Green Cross delivery service plans to open a walk-in dispensary in the Excelsior neighborhood

Counting calories

Oakland edibles classes usher marijuana chefs onto a higher plane

Harsh times

Mule asks: Do outlaws love drug-running or is it the economy, stupid?