- Marijuana. // Newsweek;8/4/1986, Vol. 108 Issue 5, p16
A sweep of California's national forests in May turned up six marijuana plants in an area that yielded 12,000 two years ago. Responsible for the cleanup are the efforts of the Campaign Against Marijuana Planting (CAMP), a three-year-old combined effort by federal, state, and local agencies.
- Legal Pot One Step Closer in California. Windish, Joe // Moderate Voice;1/12/2010, p13
The article reports on the approval of the bill that legalizes the regulation of marijuana in California by the public safety committee.
- No pot luck. Stanglin, Douglas; Whitman, David // U.S. News & World Report;11/18/96, Vol. 121 Issue 20, p20
Discusses approval by voters in California and Arizona of limited use of marijuana. Key narcotics officials in Washington who say that anyone who experiments with pot for medicinal purposes is still subject to federal arrest, regardless of state law; Justice Department officials who are...
- GI joints. Chaikivsky, Andrew // Esquire;Jun96, Vol. 125 Issue 6, p38
Reports on the federal government-grown marijuana that are legally prescribed to only eight people in the United States. Use as treatment for glaucoma; Taste according two legal users; Legal marijuana farming in Oxford, Mississippi.
- Medical marijuana is step toward legalization. // Human Events;1/14/94, Vol. 50 Issue 1, p6
Discusses Bill Clinton administration's plans to lift the ban against medical marijuana. Action as the first step toward drug legalization; Criticism against the plan; Views of Dennis Peron as revealed in the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuan Laws' conference; Administration's...
- Marijuana reform votes mixed. Highleyman, Liz // Bay Area Reporter;11/6/2008, Vol. 38 Issue 45, p3
The article reports on the approval of marijuana reform measures in Michgican and Massachusetts on November 4, 2008, but the rejection of a proposed Nonviolent Offender Rehabilitation Act in California.
- The modern moonshiner. // Newsweek;10/27/1986, Vol. 108 Issue 18, p8
Opinion. The small-time marijuana grower is often a housewife, or unemployed person in need of income. They are persistent, moving and replanting if government officers destroy their plants. CAMP (Campaign Against Marijuana Planting) is federally funded, coordinates raids, and can legally...
- Panel Avows Marijuana's Ability To Ease Pain And Nausea; Backs Testing. // Jet;04/05/99, Vol. 95 Issue 18, p53
Reports that according to the United States Institute of Medicine, the active ingredients in marijuana can help fight pain and nausea and the drug needs to be tested in scientific trials.
- Clinton administration smokes out Arizona, Calif. drug initiatives. // Alcoholism Report;Jan1997, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p1
Focuses on President Bill Clinton administration's policy on marijuana. Reaction to drug initiatives in Arizona and California; Targeting of recipients of federal contracts and grants; Use of marijuana to treat persons with serious illnesses.