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CANADA: Ontario police sound alarm over perceived lack of funds for pot legalization

Bot - Cannabis - Wed, 05/16/2018 - 01:10
delta-optimist.com Ontario police sound alarm over perceived lack of funds for pot legalization Ontario's chiefs of police are again sounding alarm bells about the impending legalization of recreational cannabis. (Wed May 16 02:10:49 2018 PDT)
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CANADA: Tory staffer lobbied senators to delay legal-pot bill weeks before being fired

Bot - Cannabis - Wed, 05/16/2018 - 01:10
delta-optimist.com Tory staffer lobbied senators to delay legal-pot bill weeks before being fired An employee of the Conservatives' lead Senate critic on marijuana legalization had been lobbying independent senators for several weeks before he was fired last week for urging them to postpone a final vote on the matter. (Wed May 16 02:10:49 2018 PDT)
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CANADA: Aurora Cannabis to buy rival MedReleaf in $3.2B record-breaking deal

Bot - Cannabis - Wed, 05/16/2018 - 01:10
delta-optimist.com TORONTO b Aurora Cannabis Inc.'s $3.2 billion all-stock offer to take over rival licensed marijuana producer MedReleaf will create what the target company's CEO described as the "undisputed world leader in cannabis" and the largest-ever deal in Canada's burgeoning cannabis industry. (Wed May 16 02:10:49 2018 PDT)
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CANADA: From pork to pot: Cannabis cultivation in former Winnipeg Maple Leaf meat plant

Drug News Bot - Wed, 05/16/2018 - 01:10
delta-optimist.com From pork to pot: Cannabis cultivation in former Winnipeg Maple Leaf meat plant A marijuana plant is seen before harvesting at a rural area near Corvallis. (Wed May 16 02:10:49 2018 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(95%), $propaganda_theme2(50%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $use_is_abuse(95%), $propaganda_theme4(95%), $propaganda_theme5(60%), $propaganda_theme6(75%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $plants(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $cannabis(100%), $youth(60%), $school(100%), $msm(50%), $mockingbird(50%), $assoc_press(50%)]
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CANADA: Expert says political courage needed to open safe injection sites in Manitoba

Drug News Bot - Wed, 05/16/2018 - 01:10
delta-optimist.com Expert says political courage needed to open safe injection sites in Manitoba WINNIPEG b One of the country's leading experts says Manitoba needs to find the political will to bring in safe injection sites. (Wed May 16 02:10:49 2018 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(95%), $addiction(60%), $propaganda_theme2(95%), $propaganda_theme3(75%), $use_is_abuse(95%), $propaganda_theme4(95%), $propaganda_theme5(60%), $propaganda_theme6(75%), $illegal_drugs(60%), $drugs(90%), $harm_reduction(100%), $injection_center(100%), $various_drugs(90%), $various_illegal_drugs(60%), $youth(60%), $school(100%), $aggrandizement(100%)]
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CANADA: Ontario police sound alarm over perceived lack of funds for pot legalization

Drug News Bot - Wed, 05/16/2018 - 01:10
delta-optimist.com Ontario police sound alarm over perceived lack of funds for pot legalization Ontario's chiefs of police are again sounding alarm bells about the impending legalization of recreational cannabis. (Wed May 16 02:10:49 2018 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(100%), $explicit_propaganda(70%), $propaganda_theme2(100%), $propaganda_theme3(75%), $use_is_abuse(95%), $propaganda_theme4(95%), $propaganda_theme5(60%), $propaganda_theme6(75%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(95%), $drug_ngo(100%), $drug_law(100%), $govt_prohib_other(50%), $prohibitionist_ngo(100%), $plants(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $cannabis(100%), $various_drugs(95%), $youth(60%), $school(100%), $aggrandizement(100%)]
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CANADA: Tory staffer lobbied senators to delay legal-pot bill weeks before being fired

Drug News Bot - Wed, 05/16/2018 - 01:10
delta-optimist.com Tory staffer lobbied senators to delay legal-pot bill weeks before being fired An employee of the Conservatives' lead Senate critic on marijuana legalization had been lobbying independent senators for several weeks before he was fired last week for urging them to postpone a final vote on the matter. (Wed May 16 02:10:49 2018 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(100%), $propaganda_theme2(50%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $use_is_abuse(95%), $propaganda_theme4(95%), $propaganda_theme5(60%), $propaganda_theme6(75%), $propaganda_theme7(100%), $dissent_silenced(60%), $propaganda_theme8(60%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $legalization(100%), $plants(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $cannabis(100%), $youth(60%), $school(100%), $aggrandizement(100%), $meeting(100%)]
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CANADA: After years of pressure, prison service to usher in needle exchange programs

Drug News Bot - Wed, 05/16/2018 - 01:10
delta-optimist.com After years of pressure, prison service to usher in needle exchange programs The federal prison service plans to introduce needle exchange programs in a bid to r... (Wed May 16 02:10:49 2018 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(100%), $propaganda_theme2(75%), $propaganda_theme3(75%), $use_is_abuse(100%), $propaganda_theme4(100%), $propaganda_theme5(60%), $propaganda_theme6(75%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(90%), $harm_reduction(100%), $syringe_exchange(100%), $various_drugs(90%), $various_illegal_drugs(100%), $incarceration(100%), $prison_hiv(100%), $youth(60%), $school(100%), $aggrandizement(100%)]
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CANADA: Aurora Cannabis to buy rival MedReleaf in $3.2B record-breaking deal

Drug News Bot - Wed, 05/16/2018 - 01:10
delta-optimist.com TORONTO b Aurora Cannabis Inc.'s $3.2 billion all-stock offer to take over rival licensed marijuana producer MedReleaf will create what the target company's CEO described as the "undisputed world leader in cannabis" and the largest-ever deal in Canada's burgeoning cannabis industry. (Wed May 16 02:10:49 2018 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(95%), $propaganda_theme2(50%), $propaganda_theme3(65%), $use_is_abuse(95%), $propaganda_theme4(95%), $propaganda_theme5(60%), $propaganda_theme6(75%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(90%), $chemicals(75%), $plants(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $depressant_intoxicant(75%), $medical_cannabis(100%), $alcohol(75%), $cannabis(100%), $cannabis_industry(85%), $various_drugs(90%), $youth(60%), $school(100%)]
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CANADA: Traffic enforcement campaign set for long weekend - Timmins Press

Drug News Bot - Wed, 05/16/2018 - 01:10
timminspress.com (Canada) He said Canada Road Safety Week is sponsored by the Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police (CACP) and Transport Canada. (Wed May 16 02:10:13 2018 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(70%), $propaganda_theme2(70%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $propaganda_theme8(50%), $drugs(90%), $drug_ngo(100%), $secret_evidence(50%), $prohibitionist_ngo(100%), $chemicals(100%), $depressant_intoxicant(100%), $alcohol(100%), $various_drugs(90%)]
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CANADA: Council briefs: cannabis, housing, BDIA - The Community Press

Bot - Cannabis - Wed, 05/16/2018 - 01:08
communitypress.ca (Canada) Council briefs: cannabis, housing, BDIA ! The Community Press Council briefs: cannabis, housing, BDIA A city councillor has failed in his attempt to reopen the debate on a proposed medical marijuana research and development facility. A city councillor has failed in his attempt... (Wed May 16 02:08:32 2018 PDT)
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CANADA: Council briefs: cannabis, housing, BDIA - The Community Press

Drug News Bot - Wed, 05/16/2018 - 01:08
communitypress.ca (Canada) Council briefs: cannabis, housing, BDIA ! The Community Press Council briefs: cannabis, housing, BDIA A city councillor has failed in his attempt to reopen the debate on a proposed medical marijuana research and development facility. A city councillor has failed in his attempt... (Wed May 16 02:08:32 2018 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(60%), $addiction(60%), $propaganda_theme2(60%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $plants(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $medical_cannabis(100%), $cannabis(100%), $incarceration(100%), $school(100%), $meeting(100%)]
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CANADA: Saltwire Exclusive: Australia-based marijuana company building 20,000 square foot production facility in Windsor - Business - Cape Breton Post

Bot - Cannabis - Wed, 05/16/2018 - 01:06
capebretonpost.com (US) Saltwire Exclusive: Australia-based marijuana company building 20000 square foot production facility in Windsor ! Business ! Cape Breton Post Saltwire Exclusive: Australia-based marijuana company building 20000 square foot production facility in Windsor Creso Pharmab s cannabis production facility is currently under construction in Windsor. (Wed May 16 02:06:05 2018 PDT)
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CANADA: Nearly a quarter of Ontario opioid prescriptions exceeded guidelines: Study - Living - Cape Breton Post

Drug News Bot - Wed, 05/16/2018 - 01:06
capebretonpost.com (US) The study found these were "generally of short duration and low dose.". One in six were for postsurgical pain. More than 40 per cent of those patients were prescribed more than the equivalent of 50 mg of morphine daily. (Wed May 16 02:06:05 2018 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(70%), $propaganda_theme2(70%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $propaganda_theme5(60%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $chemicals(100%), $pharms(100%), $opioid_narcotic_analgesic(100%), $euphoric_depressant(100%), $analgesic(100%), $antitussive(100%), $anesthetic(100%), $opioid(100%), $narcotic(100%), $opiate(100%), $fentanyl(100%), $hydromorphone(100%), $morphine(100%), $oxycodone(100%), $youth(60%), $school(100%)]
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CANADA: Saltwire Exclusive: Australia-based marijuana company building 20,000 square foot production facility in Windsor - Business - Cape Breton Post

Drug News Bot - Wed, 05/16/2018 - 01:06
capebretonpost.com (US) Saltwire Exclusive: Australia-based marijuana company building 20000 square foot production facility in Windsor ! Business ! Cape Breton Post Saltwire Exclusive: Australia-based marijuana company building 20000 square foot production facility in Windsor Creso Pharmab s cannabis production facility is currently under construction in Windsor. (Wed May 16 02:06:05 2018 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(100%), $propaganda_theme2(70%), $use_is_abuse(100%), $propaganda_theme4(100%), $propaganda_theme5(60%), $propaganda_theme7(100%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $prohibitionists_other(50%), $legalization(100%), $plants(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $medical_cannabis(100%), $cannabis(100%), $cannabis_industry(85%), $youth(60%), $school(100%)]
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OR: California explosion victim found and#8216;beauty in everyone' - kugn-am

Drug News Bot - Wed, 05/16/2018 - 01:03
kugn.com Krajnyak always put her family first, White said. She took great pride in finding beauty in everyone," White said. (Wed May 16 22:03:44 2018 PDT) [$drug_related(55%), $drugwar_propaganda(80%), $propaganda_theme2(80%), $drug_ngo(55%), $prohibitionist_ngo(55%), $school(100%), $aggrandizement(85%)]
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INTERNATIONAL: MP-ledamot oppnar for tillA%ta cannabis - Drugnews

Bot - Cannabis - Wed, 05/16/2018 - 01:02
drugnews.nu (Europe) MP-ledamot C6ppnar fC6r tillC%ta cannabis - Drugnews WFAD The aim of WFAD is to work for a drug-free world FC6rskolegrupp hittade hasch MP-ledamot C6ppnar fC6r tillC%ta cannabis MiljC6partiets riksdagsledamot Anders SchrC6der vill C6ppna fC6r att legalisera cannabis och inbjuder till ett seminarie i riksdagen om att omprC6va svensk narkotikapolitik. (Wed May 16 01:02:38 2018 PDT)
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INTERNATIONAL: MP-ledamot oppnar for tillA%ta cannabis - Drugnews

Drug News Bot - Wed, 05/16/2018 - 01:02
drugnews.nu (Europe) MP-ledamot C6ppnar fC6r tillC%ta cannabis - Drugnews WFAD The aim of WFAD is to work for a drug-free world FC6rskolegrupp hittade hasch MP-ledamot C6ppnar fC6r tillC%ta cannabis MiljC6partiets riksdagsledamot Anders SchrC6der vill C6ppna fC6r att legalisera cannabis och inbjuder till ett seminarie i riksdagen om att omprC6va svensk narkotikapolitik. (Wed May 16 01:02:38 2018 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(100%), $explicit_propaganda(100%), $propaganda_theme1(90%), $propaganda_theme2(50%), $use_is_abuse(75%), $propaganda_theme4(75%), $propaganda_theme6(60%), $propaganda_theme7(100%), $dissent_attacked(60%), $propaganda_theme8(60%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(95%), $drug_ngo(50%), $prohibitionist(80%), $prohibitionist_ngo(50%), $legalization(100%), $prohibition(85%), $plants(100%), $pharms(100%), $analgesic(100%), $anesthetic(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $opioid(100%), $narcotic(100%), $cannabis(100%), $hashish(100%), $tobacco(100%), $fentanyl(100%), $various_drugs(95%)]
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Cannabis tourism in California – a women's wellness retreat with puff love - The Guardian

Google - Cannabis - Tue, 05/15/2018 - 22:32

The Guardian

Cannabis tourism in California – a women's wellness retreat with puff love
The Guardian
After new laws permitting recreational marijuana use came into effect in the state on 1 January, canna-visionaries wasted little time integrating their product into the region's aspirational aesthetic. You can tour the “sun-grown”, “craft” cannabis ...

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Dan Fumano: Critics question Vancouver councillor's cannabis motion - Vancouver Sun

Google - Cannabis - Tue, 05/15/2018 - 17:58

Vancouver Sun

Dan Fumano: Critics question Vancouver councillor's cannabis motion
Vancouver Sun
Melissa De Genova has a motion on the agenda this week which seeks, among other things, to direct city staff to change requirements for city-licensed cannabis businesses “to include annual audited financial statements,” and to “obtain marijuana only ...

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