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CANADA: Pot sales online this fall and in retail shops in April 2019 - Beach Metro Community News

Drug News Bot - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 01:01
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Treat teenage cannabis dealers as potential victims, says thinktank - The Guardian

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 00:46

The Guardian

Treat teenage cannabis dealers as potential victims, says thinktank
The Guardian
Official data showed fewer adults have been criminalised for offences involving the supply of cannabis in England and Wales over the past five years, while more under-18s have been. The figures were included in a report on children and illegal drugs by ...

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US MA: Massachusetts Marijuana Retailers May Soon Get Final Go-Ahead

MAP Drugnews - Top Stories - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 00:00
Worcester Telegram & Gazette, 09 Sep 2018 - BOSTON - A handful of the marijuana businesses granted provisional licenses have informed the Cannabis Control Commission they are ready to be inspected, one of the final steps before retail sales of marijuana, approved by voters almost two years ago, can begin. CCC Chairman Steven Hoffman said late last week the agency is working to schedule inspections for two or three provisionally licensed businesses. Hoffman said the inspections are expected to take place "over the next week, plus or minus."
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Cannabis 'now easier for children to buy than alcohol' - Metro

Google - Cannabis - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 23:29

Metro

Cannabis 'now easier for children to buy than alcohol'
Metro
Children are increasingly being prosecuted for selling cannabis, a new report has found. Those caught selling cannabis should be treated like victims of exploitation and not like criminals, the report's authors have urged. The Children's Report ...
Cannabis 'easier for kids to buy than alcohol', report claimsSky News

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Edibles, including cannabis beer, set to dominate weed market once legal - CityNews

Google - Cannabis - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 15:07

CityNews

Edibles, including cannabis beer, set to dominate weed market once legal
CityNews
The edibles sector could hit $12-$22 billion by the time the market is open for business. The Deloitte survey suggests that cannabis may serve a larger role as a substitute for beer, spirits, and wine. “Marijuana users are looking for healthy alternatives.

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New University of Alberta cannabis policy will designate pot-smoking zones - Globalnews.ca

Google - Cannabis - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 13:13

Globalnews.ca

New University of Alberta cannabis policy will designate pot-smoking zones
Globalnews.ca
WATCH ABOVE: Classes are well underway at the University of Alberta and officials are still prepping the rules around the use of marijuana on campus. A new report released Tuesday makes recommendations on what that could look like. Albert Delitala ...
U of A working group recommends designating areas for cannabis use on campusFolio - University of Alberta

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Canadian military seeks to reassure allies as legalized marijuana draws near - The Globe and Mail

Google - Cannabis - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 12:37

The Globe and Mail

Canadian military seeks to reassure allies as legalized marijuana draws near
The Globe and Mail
The outreach follows last week's release of a new military policy that limits cannabis use to within Canada and imposes various time limits and other restrictions depending on a service member's current job and responsibilities. The military's chief of ...
Military seeks to reassure allies on cannabisOrangeville Banner
Canadian Military Green-Lights Cannabis Use For Most PersonnelForbes

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Aurora Cannabis Makes Inroads Into South America With Latest Acquisition - Forbes

Google - Cannabis - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 10:44

Forbes

Aurora Cannabis Makes Inroads Into South America With Latest Acquisition
Forbes
Aurora Cannabis (TSE: ACB) has been pretty active on the M&A front, purchasing at least 10 companies in the past 2 years. While the primary motive for those was to increase the production capacity in time for the legalization of recreational marijuana ...
Canadian Cannabis Stocks with Appealing Latin American AssetsSmallCapPower (press release)
Forget Canada - Aurora Cannabis Wants To Take Over The WorldSeeking Alpha
This Chart Shows Why Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB) Might Be the Best Pot Stock to Buy TodayThe Motley Fool Canada

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Why The Adult Cannabis Market Could Kill Its Medical Counterpart - Forbes

Google - Cannabis - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 10:09

Forbes

Why The Adult Cannabis Market Could Kill Its Medical Counterpart
Forbes
As more states continue to legalize recreational marijuana—the current tally is nine and Washington, D.C.--speculation is afoot among industry pundits that this could be the precursor to a major slowdown, if not death knell, for the medical marijuana ...
BC cannabis consumers may face 10% provincial pot taxVancouver Courier
Will industry and government address parents' cannabis concerns?The Globe and Mail
Pot jobs are 'legion' but Canadian cannabis companies struggling to find workersCTV News
Globalnews.ca -Yahoo Finance
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Calif. safety tests pass moldy marijuana but fail ~20% of products overall - Ars Technica

Google - Cannabis - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 09:15

Ars Technica

Calif. safety tests pass moldy marijuana but fail ~20% of products overall
Ars Technica
The association also complained that the testing was costly, noting that small marijuana farms were getting hit with testing fees of up to $10,000. The California Cannabis Manufacturers Association, meanwhile, complained that lab results could be ...
California testing of cannabis products off to rough start with high failure ratePress Herald
Failed safety tests raise red flags about marijuana grown in CaliforniaKTRK-TV
Many California Marijuana Products Failing Safety TestsNBC 7 San Diego
SmallCapPower (press release)
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Trudeau cautions Canadians to be wary about consuming marijuana before travel - The Globe and Mail

Google - Cannabis - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 08:35

The Globe and Mail

Trudeau cautions Canadians to be wary about consuming marijuana before travel
The Globe and Mail
The meeting will come one day after the Pallister cabinet announced hefty fines for people who break Manitoba's rules on cannabis consumption, including a $2,542 penalty for those who grow cannabis plants at home, supply it to an underage person or ...

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FL: Opioid Crisis Puts Strain On Foster Care In Sarasota, Manatee - WUSF News

Bot - Cannabis - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 01:56
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FL: Bill Would Allow VA To Prescribe Medical Marijuana In Some States - WUSF News

Bot - Cannabis - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 01:56
wusfnews.wusf.usf.edu (US) Would provide $10 million for research into the use of marijuana to treat veterans in pain and $5 million to study how access to medical marijuana may reduce opioid abuse among veterans. b If we are serious about helping our veterans to give them the quality of life out of respect for what they have done in service to the country and if we know that veterans coming back more recently from Afghanistan and Iraq... (Tue Sep 11 19:56:53 2018 PDT)
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FL: Medical Marijuana A Key Issue In FL Agriculture Commissioner Race - WUSF News

Bot - Cannabis - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 01:56
wusfnews.wusf.usf.edu (US) Medical Marijuana A Key Issue In FL Agriculture Commissioner Race ! WUSF News Medical Marijuana A Key Issue In FL Agriculture Commissioner Race The South Florida lobbyist is calling for federal legislation and vowing to expand the stateb s medical marijuana industry. (Tue Sep 11 19:56:53 2018 PDT)
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FL: Opioid Crisis Puts Strain On Foster Care In Sarasota, Manatee - WUSF News

Drug News Bot - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 01:56
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FL: Bill Would Allow VA To Prescribe Medical Marijuana In Some States - WUSF News

Drug News Bot - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 01:56
wusfnews.wusf.usf.edu (US) Would provide $10 million for research into the use of marijuana to treat veterans in pain and $5 million to study how access to medical marijuana may reduce opioid abuse among veterans. b If we are serious about helping our veterans to give them the quality of life out of respect for what they have done in service to the country and if we know that veterans coming back more recently from Afghanistan and Iraq... (Tue Sep 11 19:56:53 2018 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(65%), $propaganda_theme1(55%), $addiction(60%), $propaganda_theme2(60%), $propaganda_theme3(65%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(90%), $hallucinogen(100%), $chemicals(100%), $plants(100%), $euphoric_depressant(100%), $analgesic(100%), $psychedelic(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $opioid(100%), $medical_cannabis(100%), $narcotic(100%), $opiate(100%), $heroin(100%), $LSD(100%), $cannabis(100%), $various_drugs(90%), $legalism(65%)]
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FL: Medical Marijuana A Key Issue In FL Agriculture Commissioner Race - WUSF News

Drug News Bot - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 01:56
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OH: Mike DeWine, Robert Sprague latest to oppose Issue 1 drug crime amendment - Cleveland.com - Discussion on Topix

Bot - Cannabis - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 01:47
topix.com Mike DeWine, Robert Sprague latest to oppose Issue 1 drug crime amendment - Cleveland.com - Discussion on Topix Mike DeWine Mike DeWine Mike DeWine, Robert Sprague latest to... Mike DeWine, Robert Sprague latest to oppose Issue 1 drug crime amendment Issue 1 would instea... (Tue Sep 11 08:47:51 2018 PDT)
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OH: What's next for Ohio's medical marijuana program: Capitol Letter - The Plain Dealer - Discussion on Topix

Bot - Cannabis - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 01:47
topix.com What's next for Ohio's medical marijuana program: Capitol Letter - The Plain Dealer - Discussion on Topix What's next for Ohio's medical marijuana program: Capitol Letter - The Plain Dealer - Discussion on Topix Mike DeWine Mike DeWine What's next for Ohio's medical marijuana progra... (Tue Sep 11 08:47:51 2018 PDT)
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OH: Mike DeWine has edge in governor's race in fundraising, new poll: Capitol Letter - Cleveland.com - Discussion on Topix

Bot - Cannabis - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 01:47
topix.com Mike DeWine has edge in governor's race in fundraising, new poll: Capitol Letter - Cleveland.com - Discussion on Topix Mike DeWine Mike DeWine Mike DeWine has edge in governor's ra... Mike DeWine has edge in governor's race in fundraising, new poll: Capitol Letter Rotunda... (Tue Sep 11 08:47:51 2018 PDT)
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