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FEATURES
 
SIEGE ON SOCAL 
by Dan Skye
Despite the passage of Prop. 215 thirteen years ago, California's medical-marijuana community must still battle daily for its rights. Recent events in Los Angeles demonstrate that the Obama administration has already broken its campaign promises.
 
2009 GLOBAL HARVEST REPORT
Our '09 Global Harvest Report chronicles the triumphs and tribulations of this year's grow season-worldwide! Our correspondents check in from around the planet to report on the various conditions, yields and strains as harvest season approaches and the markets become flooded with exotic buds from countries far and wide. Here's your guide to what you'll be smoking for the next six months—and what you can expect if you're traveling abroad anytime soon!
 
TOP 10 STRAINS OF 2009 
Senior Cultivation Editor Danny Danko reveals the results of our rigorous year-round testing, which narrowed down the list of the best marijuana varieties in the world to 10 incredible strains. Find out all about the potency, flavor and flowering times of these beautiful plants.
 
HIGH TIMES ON EASTER ISLAND
By Chris Simunek
Our intrepid reporter journeys to the most isolated piece of real estate on Earth to learn the secrets of survival in the land of the stone giants. Along the way, he finds some bud, too.
 
SAFETY MEETING
In his new book, Marijuana Is Safer: So Why Are We Driving People to Drink?, SAFER co-founder Mason Tvert argues that pot should be legal because it’s better for you than booze. Check out our exclusive interview with this highly successful activist, who’s already helped decriminalize herb in Denver—plus an exclusive excerpt from Marijuana Is Safer.
 
DEPARTMENTS
 
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HIGHWITNESS NEWS/BUZZ
Edited by Dan Skye
Sarah Diesel; Seattle Hempfest; Cannabis Planet; Pot & worship; Scrooge’s Xmas; Hash champ; Prohibition’s end; Capitol Hemp; Chief Greenbud; Showbuzz; Med-pot states update; World MJ Film Festival; A success story known as Barney’s; Disco Biscuits; Black Math Horseman; Trailer Park Boys; Reviews; Band of the Month; Miss HIGH TIMES; Almost Infamous; Brain Damage Control.
 
 
GROWORLD
Edited by Danny Danko & Nico Escondido
Pix of the Crop; Cannabis Clinic; Munchies; NORMLizer; Freedom Fighter; Dr. Mitch; Tissue culture & cannabis; Gear/Hot Products; War Stories; Dear Danko; Tip of the Month; Grow Quiz; December calendar.
 
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