Marijuana is another name for the drug cannabis. It is usally rolled up with tobacco into a "spliff" or "joint" and smoked. It has pshyco-active effect and produces a relaxed, mellow state with the user sometimes feeling creative or talkactive. People that use cannabis are often referred to as "stoners" and the effects of smoking it is referred to as being "stoned". Cannabis, along with LSD was very popular in the '70s and is sometimes associated with hippy culture. When caught with cannabis the gang sometimes use the excuse that it is not marijuana, it is the herb oregano. It is still popular in modern culture.