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The Mother of Canada's Marijuana Laws Is a Feminist Hero and a Racist Monster - VICE

Google - Cannabis - Thu, 11/23/2017 - 18:00

VICE

The Mother of Canada's Marijuana Laws Is a Feminist Hero and a Racist Monster
VICE
So aside from salaciously vilifying POC even further and spreading hate across the country, what her best-seller added to the national conversation was its warning about cannabis. Cannabis was almost unknown in Canada at the time, making it easy for ...

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Aurora Cannabis buying greenhouse designer Larssen to push pot partnership plans - CBC.ca

Google - Cannabis - Thu, 11/23/2017 - 13:54

CBC.ca

Aurora Cannabis buying greenhouse designer Larssen to push pot partnership plans
CBC.ca
Aurora Cannabis Inc. says it intends to use its ownership of greenhouse design firm Larssen Ltd. to pressure other cannabis producers to enter partnerships that will further its aggressive growth plans. In a news release, the Alberta-based cannabis ...
Aurora Cannabis to Acquire H2 BiopharmaCanada NewsWire (press release)
Aurora Cannabis follows up greenhouse designer deal with Quebec producer buyoutNews1130
Aurora Cannabis To Buy H2 Biopharma For C$25 Mln Total Contingent ConsiderationMarkets Insider
Business Wire (press release)
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New Sask. survey says government-run marijuana stores popular ... - CBC.ca

Google - Cannabis - Thu, 11/23/2017 - 12:56

CBC.ca

New Sask. survey says government-run marijuana stores popular ...
CBC.ca
An online survey run by the provincial government shows people want a zero tolerance approach to drivers who take marijuana and a minimum age of 19 to use ...

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Cannabis studies overestimate the drug's benefits because participants know they are 'high', expert says - Daily Mail

Google - Cannabis - Thu, 11/23/2017 - 12:50

Daily Mail

Cannabis studies overestimate the drug's benefits because participants know they are 'high', expert says
Daily Mail
The legalization movement rode heavily on scientific evidence that cannabinoids - the active portion of the cannabis plant from which marijuana, hashish and hash oil are made - are safe and have have health benefits. Studies on the therapeutic uses of ...
Cannabis Cooking Tips for Thanksgiving DayNewsweek

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'Cannabis Christmas': Island business selling pot advent calendars - CTV Vancouver Island

Google - Cannabis - Thu, 11/23/2017 - 12:24

CTV Vancouver Island

'Cannabis Christmas': Island business selling pot advent calendars
CTV Vancouver Island
Marijuana growers in B.C. are blazing a new path when it comes to Christmas gifts this year, by putting a twist on the traditional advent calendar. Daniel Mongeau and three others operate out of Metchosin and have a permit to grow medicinal marijuana.

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Winnipeg Free Press rolls out marijuana news site 'The Leaf' - BNN

Google - Cannabis - Thu, 11/23/2017 - 10:57

Winnipeg Free Press rolls out marijuana news site 'The Leaf'
BNN
A specialized cannabis news website called The Leaf is generating quite a "buzz" since launching earlier this week, according to the editor of the Winnipeg Free Press. Paul Samyn said the newspaper thinks there is growing reader appetite locally and ...

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Government aims to keep organized crime out of legal cannabis market — but may license minor offenders - National Post

Google - Cannabis - Thu, 11/23/2017 - 07:08

National Post

Government aims to keep organized crime out of legal cannabis market — but may license minor offenders
National Post
As the federal government inches closer to legalizing recreational marijuana by next summer, it is still figuring out where to draw the line on how much previous criminal history should disqualify someone from taking a senior role in the industry.
Opinion: Alberta's cannabis plan supports business prospects, mostlyEdmonton Journal
The Quebec Government Wants The Province To Go More MarijuanaMTL Blog (blog)
4 Canadian Marijuana Companies with Big FinancingsCalgary Herald
Leafly -The Cannabist
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AK: Dozens Seek Opioid Addiction Treatment During YKHC Program's First Year - KYUK

Drug News Bot - Thu, 11/23/2017 - 00:27
kyuk.org (US) The medication that the program uses most frequently is suboxone. (Thu Nov 23 18:27:57 2017 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(100%), $addiction(60%), $propaganda_theme2(75%), $propaganda_theme3(75%), $use_is_abuse(100%), $propaganda_theme4(100%), $propaganda_theme6(65%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(90%), $chemicals(100%), $pharms(100%), $nsai(100%), $euphoric_depressant(100%), $anxiolytic(100%), $nonnarcotic_analgesic(100%), $analgesic(100%), $opioid(100%), $depressant_intoxicant(50%), $narcotic(100%), $opiate(100%), $naloxone(100%), $alcohol(50%), $heroin(100%), $acetaminophen(100%), $buprenorphine(100%), $various_drugs(90%), $various_illegal_drugs(100%)]
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AK: New Alcohol Healing Center Opens In Bethel, Renewing Hope For Recovery - KYUK

Drug News Bot - Thu, 11/23/2017 - 00:27
kyuk.org (US) People in the Yukon Kuskokwim Delta seeking treatment for alcohol addiction now have a newer. (Thu Nov 23 18:27:57 2017 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(75%), $addiction(60%), $propaganda_theme2(75%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(95%), $chemicals(50%), $opioid(100%), $depressant_intoxicant(50%), $narcotic(100%), $alcohol(50%), $various_drugs(95%)]
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AK: Panel to look at testing issues for Alaska marijuana - KWHL

Bot - Cannabis - Thu, 11/23/2017 - 00:26
kwhl.com Alaska (AP) b Alaskab s top marijuana regulator says a committee will look at issues regarding the testing of cannabis products amid inconsistency in potency results from different labs. (Thu Nov 23 18:26:39 2017 PST)
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AK: Bethel's opioid addiction center treats dozens in first year - KWHL

Bot - Cannabis - Thu, 11/23/2017 - 00:26
kwhl.com Surrounding villages and other places in Alaska have started opioid addiction treatment at the Yukon-Kuskokwim Ayagnirvik Healing Center since it opened one year ago. (Thu Nov 23 18:26:39 2017 PST)
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AK: Panel to look at testing issues for Alaska marijuana - KWHL

Drug News Bot - Thu, 11/23/2017 - 00:26
kwhl.com Alaska (AP) b Alaskab s top marijuana regulator says a committee will look at issues regarding the testing of cannabis products amid inconsistency in potency results from different labs. (Thu Nov 23 18:26:39 2017 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(60%), $addiction(60%), $propaganda_theme2(60%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $plants(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $opioid(100%), $narcotic(100%), $cannabis(100%), $incarceration(100%), $aggrandizement(100%), $msm(50%), $mockingbird(50%), $assoc_press(50%)]
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AK: Bethel's opioid addiction center treats dozens in first year - KWHL

Drug News Bot - Thu, 11/23/2017 - 00:26
kwhl.com Surrounding villages and other places in Alaska have started opioid addiction treatment at the Yukon-Kuskokwim Ayagnirvik Healing Center since it opened one year ago. (Thu Nov 23 18:26:39 2017 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(60%), $addiction(60%), $propaganda_theme2(60%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $chemicals(100%), $plants(100%), $euphoric_depressant(100%), $analgesic(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $opioid(100%), $narcotic(100%), $opiate(100%), $heroin(100%), $cannabis(100%), $aggrandizement(100%), $msm(50%), $mockingbird(50%), $assoc_press(50%)]
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AK: KUAC TV 9 - FM 89.9 - Fairbanks, Alaska - KUAC FM 89.9 - Fairbanks, Alaska

Drug News Bot - Thu, 11/23/2017 - 00:26
AK: KUAC TV 9 - FM 89.9 - Fairbanks, Alaska - KUAC FM 89.9 - Fairbanks, Alaska Savor a new adaptation of the classic novel about the orphaned Anne, placed in the care of uptight Marilla and her brother Matthew, played by Martin Sheen. (Thu Nov 23 18:26:10 2017 PST) [$drug_related(99%), $drugwar_propaganda(50%), $propaganda_theme2(50%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $prohibitionist(99%), $school(100%)]
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AK: 830 AM KSDP -- Sand Point, AK - Keeping the Aleutians East Borough informed.

Drug News Bot - Thu, 11/23/2017 - 00:23
apradio.org Alaska DOC commissioner wants to stop easy access of illegal drugs in prisons Alaska DOC commissioner w... (Thu Nov 23 18:23:12 2017 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(75%), $explicit_propaganda(70%), $propaganda_theme2(50%), $propaganda_theme3(75%), $propaganda_theme5(60%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(95%), $various_drugs(95%), $various_illegal_drugs(100%), $incarceration(100%), $youth(60%), $school(100%), $meeting(60%)]
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CANADA: Health Canada hints at government's plans for legal pot - Aldergrove Star

Bot - Cannabis - Thu, 11/23/2017 - 00:23
aldergrovestar.com (US) Drug-impaired driving and what can happen when alcohol is mixed with marijuana. (Thu Nov 23 02:00:38 2017 PST)
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AK: Making Potty Breaks Better for Brides... The Bridal Buddy! - KMXS 103.1

Bot - Cannabis - Thu, 11/23/2017 - 00:20
kmxs.com Panel to look at testing issues for Alaska marijuana (Thu Nov 23 18:20:35 2017 PST)
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AK: Magnitude 3.9 earthquake hits southeastern Alaska - Newstalk 750 - 103.7 KFQD

Bot - Cannabis - Thu, 11/23/2017 - 00:17
kfqd.com Bethelb s opioid addiction center treats doze... Panel to look at testing issues for Alaska marijuana Bethel's opioid addictio... (Thu Nov 23 18:17:36 2017 PST)
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CANADA: ON THE AGENDA: Victoria council considers short-term rental regs, tenant relocation policy, cannabis retailers - Goldstream News Gazette

Bot - Cannabis - Thu, 11/23/2017 - 00:17
goldstreamgazette.com (US) ON THE AGENDA: Victoria council considers short-term rental regs, tenant relocation policy, cannabis retailers - Goldstream News Gazette ON THE AGENDA: Victoria... (Thu Nov 23 02:17:20 2017 PST)
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CANADA: Opioid prescriptions up across Canada: report - Goldstream News Gazette

Drug News Bot - Thu, 11/23/2017 - 00:17
goldstreamgazette.com (US) Opioid prescriptions up across Canada: report - Goldstream News Gazette Prescription pills containing oxycodone and acetaminophen are shown in Toronto. Doctors have been giving patients fewer doses at one time. (Thu Nov 23 02:17:20 2017 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(100%), $propaganda_theme1(100%), $propaganda_theme2(70%), $propaganda_theme3(75%), $use_is_abuse(60%), $propaganda_theme4(60%), $propaganda_theme6(65%), $moral_imperative(100%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(100%), $chemicals(100%), $pharms(100%), $nsai(100%), $opioid_narcotic_analgesic(100%), $euphoric_depressant(100%), $opioid_analgesic(100%), $nonnarcotic_analgesic(100%), $analgesic(100%), $non_opiate_synthetic_analgesic(100%), $antitussive(100%), $anesthetic(100%), $opioid(100%), $narcotic(100%), $opiate(100%), $methadone(100%), $acetaminophen(100%), $codeine(100%), $fentanyl(100%), $hydromorphone(100%), $morphine(100%), $oxycodone(100%), $tramadol(100%), $various_drugs(100%), $school(100%)]
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