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CANADA: Move over black market: legit businesses muscle in on marijuana's potential

Bot - Cannabis - Sun, 07/15/2018 - 01:03
burnabynow.com When an event about legalizing cannabis is held at the tony Vancouver Club. What will work life be like after legalization? (Sun Jul 15 02:03:50 2018 PDT)
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CANADA: Callidus Capital Corp. eliminates dividend, shares fall more than 30 per cent

Bot - Cannabis - Sun, 07/15/2018 - 01:03
burnabynow.com Shares fall more than 30 per cent Callidus shares were down $1.75 at $3.53 in mid-morning trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange. (Sun Jul 15 02:03:50 2018 PDT)
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CANADA: Move over black market: legit businesses muscle in on marijuana's potential

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CANADA: Callidus Capital Corp. eliminates dividend, shares fall more than 30 per cent

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PHILIPPINES: 10 nabbed in anti-drug operations in Cavite, Rizal - Inquirer News

Bot - Cannabis - Sun, 07/15/2018 - 01:02
newsinfo.inquirer.net SAN PEDRO CITY b The police arrested ten suspects in an illegal drug sweep in Cavite and Rizal provinces early on Sunday. But during inspection, Tating removed the cap he was wearing and a sachet of suspected "shabu" (crystal meth) fell off, prompting ... (Sun Jul 15 08:02:15 2018 PDT)
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Washington's first drive-thru marijuana dispensary opens in Auburn - KIRO Seattle

Google - Cannabis - Sat, 07/14/2018 - 17:02

KIRO Seattle

Washington's first drive-thru marijuana dispensary opens in Auburn
KIRO Seattle
AUBURN, Wash. - Washington first drive-thru marijuana dispensary is now open for business in Auburn. Joint Rivers, located at 2121 Auburn Way South, is open everyday from 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m., and customers can choose from a variety of marijuana ...

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Dozens line up for cannabis job fair in East Sacramento - Sacramento Bee (blog)

Google - Cannabis - Sat, 07/14/2018 - 16:40

Sacramento Bee (blog)

Dozens line up for cannabis job fair in East Sacramento
Sacramento Bee (blog)
Zevandah Barnes, one of the job seekers, said he is definitely an enthusiast of legalizing marijuana and is interested in working in the cannabis industry as either a driver, budtender or in processing, or perhaps one day developing his own strand of ...

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Health Canada 'concerned' by cannabis companies sponsoring music festivals - CTV News

Google - Cannabis - Sat, 07/14/2018 - 14:12

CTV News

Health Canada 'concerned' by cannabis companies sponsoring music festivals
CTV News
Health Canada said Friday it's prepared to crack down on licensed medical marijuana producers who are sponsoring music festivals and other events. The federal department said it's “concerned” about some companies that have engaged in corporate ...
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Injured workers in Ontario advised to seek opioids instead of Cannabis - Straight.com

Google - Cannabis - Sat, 07/14/2018 - 13:55

Straight.com

Injured workers in Ontario advised to seek opioids instead of Cannabis
Straight.com
After researching alternatives, Sagle decided that a strain of cannabis high in CBD and low in THC might help his condition. He consulted with his doctor and obtained his license for medical marijuana. Cannabis relieved his chronic pain without making ...

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Marijuana advocates promote education amidst growing legalization push - Orlando Sentinel

Google - Cannabis - Sat, 07/14/2018 - 13:46

Orlando Sentinel

Marijuana advocates promote education amidst growing legalization push
Orlando Sentinel
At the Orlando Marijuana Expo, a workshop and advocacy event Saturday at UCF, attorney Carrie McClain said the piecemeal approach to legalization would not be effective but has helped build some momentum. “It has to be horizontal or we have no chance ...

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Police 'decriminalising cannabis' as prosecutions fall away - The Guardian

Google - Cannabis - Sat, 07/14/2018 - 12:00

The Guardian

Police 'decriminalising cannabis' as prosecutions fall away
The Guardian
The figures from the Ministry of Justice were released in response to a parliamentary question from the Lib Dem MP Norman Lamb, who called for a “regulated cannabis market” to protect public health. “It would confound all expectations if the number of ...

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There's a sea change coming for the $1 billion marijuana-based industry you've never heard of — here are some of ... - Business Insider

Google - Cannabis - Sat, 07/14/2018 - 07:31

Business Insider

There's a sea change coming for the $1 billion marijuana-based industry you've never heard of — here are some of ...
Business Insider
As with all CBD products, lotions and creams derived from marijuana are only available in dispensaries where cannabis is legal, but hemp-derived products may be found in corner shops and grocery stores as well. Although research on marijuana is limited ...

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How Aurora Cannabis is marketing itself before its product is legal - CBC.ca

Google - Cannabis - Sat, 07/14/2018 - 07:00

CBC.ca

How Aurora Cannabis is marketing itself before its product is legal
CBC.ca
How do you market a product that's not yet legal? You can't, but you can market your brand — and that's exactly what an Alberta-based cannabis company is doing. Aurora Cannabis's Illumination Series made its second stop in Edmonton Friday with 80s-era ...

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CANADA: B.C. says local governments can regulate pot growth on agricultural land

Bot - Cannabis - Sat, 07/14/2018 - 01:45
weyburnreview.com B.C. says local governments can regulate pot growth on agricultural land VANCOUVER b Local and Indigenous governments in British Columbia will be permitted to prevent marijuana production in their communities on land that is part of the Agricultural Land Reserve. (Sat Jul 14 02:45:34 2018 PDT)
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CANADA: Province gives cities power to limit cannabis growth on ALR

Bot - Cannabis - Sat, 07/14/2018 - 01:42
vancourier.com The provincial government announced that local and First Nations governments now have the option to prohibit cannabis production on Agricultural Land Reserves. (Sat Jul 14 02:42:50 2018 PDT)
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CANADA: Weed at the office Christmas party? What will work life be like after legalization?

Bot - Cannabis - Sat, 07/14/2018 - 01:42
vancourier.com What will work life be like after legalization? (Sat Jul 14 02:42:50 2018 PDT)
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CANADA: After rescue from St. John's pound, narcotics dog ready for a life of leisure following nine years with RCMP - Local - News - The Telegram

Bot - Cannabis - Sat, 07/14/2018 - 01:39
thetelegram.com (US) Adult dogs are rarely taken in the police force. Luke was an exception. Earning the respect of all who have worked with him. Luke found 70 pounds of marijuana and several kilograms of cocaine that were packaged in three layers of Ziploc bags with Vaseline and cayenne pepper hidden in the trunk of a car. (Sat Jul 14 02:39:23 2018 PDT)
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CANADA: Theresa McManus - Authors - New West Record

Bot - Cannabis - Sat, 07/14/2018 - 01:26
newwestrecord.ca This is how many pot shops you can expect to see in New West Ontario ticket claims Friday night's $60 million Lotto Max jackpot This is how many pot shops you can expect to see in New West Province gives cities power to limit cannabis growth on ALR In the Spotlight. (Sat Jul 14 02:26:05 2018 PDT)
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CANADA: Would you live in this converted B.C. Electric substation? (PHOTOS)

Bot - Cannabis - Sat, 07/14/2018 - 01:26
newwestrecord.ca Ontario ticket claims Friday night's $60 million Lotto Max jackpot This is how many pot shops you can expect to see in New West This is how many pot shops you can expect to see in New ... (Sat Jul 14 02:26:05 2018 PDT)
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CANADA: Province gives cities power to limit cannabis growth on ALR

Bot - Cannabis - Sat, 07/14/2018 - 01:26
newwestrecord.ca Province gives cities power to limit cannabis growth on ALR This is how many pot shops you can expect to see in New West Province gives cities power to limit cannabis growth on ALR The City of Richmond made a recommendation to the federal and provincial governments to prohibit farm use for the production of marijuana in the city. (Sat Jul 14 02:26:05 2018 PDT)
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