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A Mysterious Syndrome in Which Marijuana Users Become Violently Ill Is Worrying Researchers - ScienceAlert

Google - Cannabis - Sat, 02/17/2018 - 15:45

ScienceAlert

A Mysterious Syndrome in Which Marijuana Users Become Violently Ill Is Worrying Researchers
ScienceAlert
The worst part may be that patients have no idea that cannabis may be causing their symptoms, since paradoxically, weed is sometimes used to treat nausea. "This is something that's poorly understood that doctors don't know about," Joseph Habboushe, an ...

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Shot fired during holdup at Vanier cannabis dispensary | Ottawa ... - Ottawa Citizen

Google - Cannabis - Sat, 02/17/2018 - 14:37

Ottawa Citizen

Shot fired during holdup at Vanier cannabis dispensary | Ottawa ...
Ottawa Citizen
Ottawa police are investigating an armed robbery at a Vanier pot shop Saturday afternoon that saw a shot fired by one of three assailants who fled with cash and drugs.Police were called to 613 Medicinals at 274 Montreal Rd. on Saturday afternoon.
Shot fired during robbery at Montreal Road pot dispensary - Ottawa ...CBC.ca

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Quebec welcomes delayed timeline for legal marijuana - CBC.ca

Google - Cannabis - Sat, 02/17/2018 - 11:42

CBC.ca

Quebec welcomes delayed timeline for legal marijuana
CBC.ca
Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard is welcoming the delay for the legalization of recreational marijuana after the timeline was pushed back at the federal level earlier this week. "It gives us more time to prepare," he said. While the federal government ...

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A hedge fund that focuses solely on marijuana is crushing it - Business Insider

Google - Cannabis - Sat, 02/17/2018 - 08:00

Business Insider

A hedge fund that focuses solely on marijuana is crushing it
Business Insider
Cannabis' federal status in the US also keeps big institutional investors, like multi-billion dollar pensions funds, from putting money into the industry. According to Kaden and Stiefel, Navy Capital first raised money from high-net-worth individuals ...

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'I'm a pot evangelist': meet America's dope queens - The Guardian

Google - Cannabis - Sat, 02/17/2018 - 02:02

The Guardian

'I'm a pot evangelist': meet America's dope queens
The Guardian
Many of the most ambitious companies want to make inroads with affluent adults and parents who don't use, or no longer use, cannabis; if the prevailing stereotype is that weed is a drug used by low-achieving men, the thinking is that women will be ...

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OH: Senator to Stop Blocking Some Justice Nominees Over Marijuana - Bloomberg - Discussion on Topix

Bot - Cannabis - Sat, 02/17/2018 - 01:48
topix.com Senator to Stop Blocking Some Justice Nominees Over Marijuana - Bloomberg - Discussion on Topix Marijuana Marijuana Senator to Stop Blocking Some Justice Nominees Over Marijuana Colorado's Republican U.S. senator will stop blocking nominees for some Justice Department jobs over concerns about the marijuana industry. (Sat Feb 17 08:48:11 2018 PST)
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OH: North Dakota chooses system for medical marijuana programThursday,... - KVOX-FM Fargo - Discussion on Topix

Bot - Cannabis - Sat, 02/17/2018 - 01:48
topix.com North Dakota chooses system for medical marijuana programThursday,... - KVOX-FM Fargo - Discussion on Topix North Dakota chooses system for medical marijuana programThursday,... - KVOX-FM Fargo - Discussion on Topix North Dakota chooses system for medical marijuana programThursday,... No... (Sat Feb 17 08:48:11 2018 PST)
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OR: HEALTH - Nugget Newspaper - Sisters, Oregon News, Events, Classifieds - Sisters, Oregon

Bot - Cannabis - Sat, 02/17/2018 - 01:25
nuggetnews.com (US) Is marijuana harmless? Is marijuana harmless? (Sat Feb 17 18:25:22 2018 PST)
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FL: Money and Consumer News from First Coast News Jacksonville, Florida - FirstCoastNews.com

Drug News Bot - Sat, 02/17/2018 - 01:25
firstcoastnews.com (US) Trump's 2019 budget proposal: Funding for wall, infrastructure and figh... (Sat Feb 17 19:25:04 2018 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $opioid(100%), $narcotic(100%), $aggrandizement(50%)]
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FL: Jacksonville Local News - Jacksonville's source for Local News, Sports, Weather - FirstCoastNews.com

Drug News Bot - Sat, 02/17/2018 - 01:25
firstcoastnews.com (US) Are you addicted to your smartphone? (Sat Feb 17 19:25:04 2018 PST) [$drug_related(60%), $drugwar_propaganda(80%), $addiction(60%), $propaganda_theme2(70%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $propaganda_theme5(80%), $illegal_drugs(60%), $youth(80%), $school(100%), $aggrandizement(85%), $jury(100%)]
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FL: Texas man accused of possessing 8,000 hits of LSD - 102.5 The Bone

Bot - Cannabis - Sat, 02/17/2018 - 01:18
theboneonline.com (US) Was indicted Thursday for possession of a controlled substance. (Sat Feb 17 19:18:43 2018 PST)
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FL: Texas man accused of possessing 8,000 hits of LSD - 102.5 The Bone

Drug News Bot - Sat, 02/17/2018 - 01:18
theboneonline.com (US) Was indicted Thursday for possession of a controlled substance. (Sat Feb 17 19:18:43 2018 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(100%), $propaganda_theme1(80%), $propaganda_theme2(50%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $use_is_abuse(100%), $propaganda_theme4(100%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drug_law(80%), $hallucinogen(100%), $chemicals(100%), $plants(100%), $euphoric_stimulant(100%), $psychedelic(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $stimulant(100%), $methamphetamine(100%), $amphetamines(100%), $LSD(100%), $cannabis(100%), $various_illegal_drugs(80%), $incarceration(100%)]
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CANADA: Plus de saisies de drogues et d'armes - JDM

Bot - Cannabis - Sat, 02/17/2018 - 01:18
journaldemontreal.com Les citoyens se sont davantage fait prendre avec du cannabis, des coups-de-poing amC)ricains et des couteaux Une tendance qui inquihte les experts ` lb aube de la ligalisat... (Sat Feb 17 02:18:23 2018 PST)
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TOP: Fox Valley police reports

Bot - Cannabis - Sat, 02/17/2018 - 01:16
dailyherald.com (US) Was charged with possession of cannabis . (Sat Feb 17 14:16:17 2018 PST)
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CANADA: Pot supplier relieved with legislative delay - The Chronicle Herald

Bot - Cannabis - Sat, 02/17/2018 - 01:16
thechronicleherald.ca Which will be rolling out the sale of marijuana in nine locations across the province. (Sat Feb 17 02:16:24 2018 PST)
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CANADA: OPINION: Without pot-possession pardons, system still skewed against blacks - The Chronicle Herald

Bot - Cannabis - Sat, 02/17/2018 - 01:16
thechronicleherald.ca System still skewed against blacks Both the Nova Scotia and federal Liberal governments are blowing the chance to rectify years of anti-black prejudice with their marijuana legislation. to issue pardons for marijuana possession convictions. (Sat Feb 17 02:16:24 2018 PST)
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CANADA: Pot supplier relieved with legislative delay - The Chronicle Herald

Drug News Bot - Sat, 02/17/2018 - 01:16
thechronicleherald.ca Which will be rolling out the sale of marijuana in nine locations across the province. (Sat Feb 17 02:16:24 2018 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(75%), $explicit_propaganda(70%), $propaganda_theme2(50%), $propaganda_theme3(65%), $propaganda_theme6(75%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $chemicals(75%), $plants(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $depressant_intoxicant(75%), $medical_cannabis(100%), $alcohol(75%), $cannabis(100%), $cannabis_industry(70%)]
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CANADA: Toxicology lab can't offer expertise in child protection case, justice rules - The Chronicle Herald

Drug News Bot - Sat, 02/17/2018 - 01:16
thechronicleherald.ca A Nova Scotia Supreme Court justice has ruled that the director of the Nova Scotia Health Authorityb s toxicology lab in Halifax canb t give expert opinion evidence about the resul... (Sat Feb 17 02:16:24 2018 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(100%), $propaganda_theme2(70%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $use_is_abuse(100%), $propaganda_theme4(100%), $propaganda_theme5(60%), $propaganda_theme6(75%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(95%), $chemicals(100%), $euphoric_stimulant(100%), $depressant_intoxicant(50%), $stimulant(100%), $alcohol(50%), $cocaine(100%), $various_drugs(95%), $various_illegal_drugs(100%), $drug_test(100%), $youth(60%), $aggrandizement(100%)]
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CANADA: OPINION: Without pot-possession pardons, system still skewed against blacks - The Chronicle Herald

Drug News Bot - Sat, 02/17/2018 - 01:16
thechronicleherald.ca System still skewed against blacks Both the Nova Scotia and federal Liberal governments are blowing the chance to rectify years of anti-black prejudice with their marijuana legislation. to issue pardons for marijuana possession convictions. (Sat Feb 17 02:16:24 2018 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(100%), $propaganda_theme1(90%), $propaganda_theme2(50%), $propaganda_theme3(60%), $use_is_abuse(100%), $propaganda_theme4(100%), $propaganda_theme5(60%), $propaganda_theme7(98%), $dissent_attacked(70%), $propaganda_theme8(70%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drug_ngo(100%), $prohibitionist(95%), $government_prohib(95%), $prohibitionist_ngo(100%), $plants(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $medical_cannabis(100%), $cannabis(100%), $cannabis_industry(85%), $cannabis_jobs(50%), $incarceration(100%), $prison_data(100%), $youth(60%), $school(100%)]
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[2]: Watertown Daily Times - City man gets prison for drug sales

Drug News Bot - Sat, 02/17/2018 - 01:15
watertowndailytimes.com (US) A Watertown man was sentenced to prison for two drug-related charges. (Sat Feb 17 23:15:20 2018 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(100%), $propaganda_theme2(90%), $propaganda_theme3(75%), $use_is_abuse(100%), $propaganda_theme4(100%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(95%), $drug_law(80%), $chemicals(100%), $euphoric_stimulant(100%), $stimulant(100%), $methamphetamine(100%), $amphetamines(100%), $cocaine(100%), $various_drugs(95%), $various_illegal_drugs(80%), $incarceration(100%), $jury(50%), $meeting(60%)]
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