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AK: New police shooting range opens in Birchwood - The Alaska Star

Drug News Bot - Thu, 09/13/2018 - 01:08
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Marijuana dispensary slams state for pesticide bust - The Boston Globe

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 18:25

Marijuana dispensary slams state for pesticide bust
The Boston Globe
Members of the Massachusetts medical marijuana industry are warning that a state crackdown on their use of pesticides — including natural compounds used widely on organic food — would cripple growing operations and threaten the supply of cannabis to ...

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City gives up on public cannabis zones after 'significant opposition' from residents - Calgary Herald

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 16:51

Calgary Herald

City gives up on public cannabis zones after 'significant opposition' from residents
Calgary Herald
“This decision was made after careful consideration of the feedback given by more than 1,800 Calgarians,” said Matt Zabloski, the city's lead for the cannabis legalization project, adding that there is no chance a public consumption site will be in ...
Calgary won't have public cannabis consumption sites before legalization dateGlobalnews.ca
Calgary scraps proposal to allow people to use legal cannabis in designated public areasThe Globe and Mail
Calgary cancels plans for 4 public cannabis consumption sites after 'significant' public outcryCBC.ca

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The Amount of Older Americans Using Marijuana Is Getting, Um, Higher - Fortune

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 16:10

Fortune

The Amount of Older Americans Using Marijuana Is Getting, Um, Higher
Fortune
But the study researchers warned of one unintended side effect of a more permissive attitude towards cannabis: It puts older pot smokers at a higher risk of other drug use. The study authors founds that compared with non-users, there was a higher ...
More Older Americans Are Turning To MarijuanaNPR
Marijuana use by middle-aged and older adults in the United States, 2015–2016 - ScienceDirectScience Direct
National Survey on Drug Use and HealthRTI International
NYU School of Medicine -NCBI - NIH -The National Academies Press
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How will marijuana legalization affect the black market? - 680 News

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 15:42

680 News

How will marijuana legalization affect the black market?
680 News
With marijuana legalization weeks away, Shauna Hunt speaks to an organized crime expert about what the move will mean for the black market and criminal gangs in Canada. Sep 12, 2018, 6:42 PM. Advertisement ...

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Watch this Ontario cannabis clerk use a bong to fend off four attempted robbers - National Post

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 14:40

National Post

Watch this Ontario cannabis clerk use a bong to fend off four attempted robbers
National Post
It was a fleeting pause in 30 seconds of chaos, a flash of defiance from the cannabis dispensary clerk with a glass pipe in his hand, prompted by a provocation from the masked men who had barged into his store and started dousing him, his wife and ...
Tyendinaga cannabis store owners use attempted robbery as inspiration to create musicGlobalnews.ca

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Medical marijuana system will continue after legalization, says Health Canada - CBC.ca

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 13:17

CBC.ca

Medical marijuana system will continue after legalization, says Health Canada
CBC.ca
Health Canada will continue operating the medical marijuana system after recreational use of cannabis is legalized next month, but it will be reviewed within five years. The announcement came in response to a call last month from the Canadian Medical ...
How Medical Marijuana Is Opening The Door To Recreational CannabisForbes
Cannabis stocks are flying so high that even some in the industry are getting nervousFinancial Post
CBP officers prepare for Canada's marijuana legalizationWIVB.com - News 4
Investor's Business Daily -Yahoo Finance -The Motley Fool Canada
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What happens if alcohol and marijuana mix? - Macleans.ca

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 10:24

Macleans.ca

What happens if alcohol and marijuana mix?
Macleans.ca
Here are 10 key terms every budding consumer should know about marijuana—sorry, cannabis. The two words refer to the same plant, though “marijuana”—which is Mexican Spanish in origin—became the U.S. government's preferred term in the 1930s, ...

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Manhattan DA to dismiss more than 3000 marijuana cases - CNN

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 09:57

CNN

Manhattan DA to dismiss more than 3000 marijuana cases
CNN
New Yorkers found smoking marijuana in public are no longer subject to arrest as of September 1. Instead, offenders are now issued a summons. New York police said the new policy will reduce the number of marijuana arrests in the city by 10,000 per year.
Manhattan DA's office drops more than 3000 open marijuana casesReuters
3000 NYC marijuana cases get tossed at prosecutor's requestABC News
Thousands Of Manhattan Residents Have Marijuana Warrants DroppedGothamist

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Chelsea Handler says cannabis has changed her life - Vancouver Sun

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 09:42

Vancouver Sun

Chelsea Handler says cannabis has changed her life
Vancouver Sun
Marijuana can be an additive to your life. It doesn't have to ruin your life. You don't have to be blottoed, but it can be a substitute for so many bad things (opioids) that are out there that I just wanted to get involved,” added Handler. The timing ...

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The Response To Elon Musk's Cannabis Use Shows That We Have A Giant Double Standard To Overcome - Forbes

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 07:12

Forbes

The Response To Elon Musk's Cannabis Use Shows That We Have A Giant Double Standard To Overcome
Forbes
But we cannot deny, especially not now, that this demonstrates marijuana is still controversial, even as it gains popularity and acceptance with mainstream audiences. “You probably can't because of stockholders, right?” Rogan asked, either as a ...
SEC FORM 4 - SEC.govSEC.gov

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OR: More Older Americans Are Turning To Marijuana - Jefferson Public Radio

Bot - Cannabis - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 01:53
ijpr.org (US) Members of the generation that came of age in the era of marijuana are reaching for weed in their golden years. (Wed Sep 12 21:53:27 2018 PDT)
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OR: Jackson, Josephine Counties Get Marijuana Task Force Funds - Jefferson Public Radio

Bot - Cannabis - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 01:53
ijpr.org (US) A good chunk of the illegal weed pouring out of Oregon is grown in rural areas with underfunded sheriffb s departments. (Wed Sep 12 21:53:27 2018 PDT)
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OR: Josephine County's Attempt To Upend Oregon Cannabis Laws Has Failed - Jefferson Public Radio

Bot - Cannabis - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 01:53
ijpr.org (US) The finding caps a case that cannabis-industry attorneys worried could have nationwide effects. The judge found that Josephine County couldnb t show it was in danger of being prosecuted under the federal Controlled Substances Act. (Wed Sep 12 21:53:27 2018 PDT)
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OR: More Older Americans Are Turning To Marijuana - Jefferson Public Radio

Drug News Bot - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 01:53
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OR: Jackson, Josephine Counties Get Marijuana Task Force Funds - Jefferson Public Radio

Drug News Bot - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 01:53
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OR: Josephine County's Attempt To Upend Oregon Cannabis Laws Has Failed - Jefferson Public Radio

Drug News Bot - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 01:53
ijpr.org (US) The finding caps a case that cannabis-industry attorneys worried could have nationwide effects. The judge found that Josephine County couldnb t show it was in danger of being prosecuted under the federal Controlled Substances Act. (Wed Sep 12 21:53:27 2018 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(100%), $propaganda_theme2(55%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $use_is_abuse(100%), $propaganda_theme4(100%), $propaganda_theme7(100%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(95%), $drug_law(100%), $legalization(100%), $plants(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $medical_cannabis(100%), $cannabis(100%), $cannabis_industry(85%), $various_drugs(95%), $various_illegal_drugs(80%), $aggrandizement(100%)]
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OR: A Massive Floating Boom Is Supposed To Clean Up The Pacific. Can It Work? - Jefferson Public Radio

Drug News Bot - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 01:53
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FL: Manhattan DA to dismiss more than 3,000 marijuana cases - WGLF-FM

Bot - Cannabis - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 01:50
gulf104.com More than 3000 cases of marijuana smoking and possession were dismissed Wednesday in Manhattan. (Wed Sep 12 18:50:32 2018 PDT)
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OR: cannabis - KLCC

Bot - Cannabis - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 01:48
klcc.org (US) A bill to end the federal prohibition of marijuana is gaining supporters in the U.S. (Wed Sep 12 21:48:13 2018 PDT)
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