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FL: Canada health official: Decriminalize all drugs

Bot - Cannabis - Mon, 07/09/2018 - 01:12
yoursun.com (US) Ontario (AP) b Torontob s top public health official is calling for the decriminalization of all drugs as a way to curb rising overdoses. (Mon Jul 09 19:12:41 2018 PDT)
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TOP: Recreational pot measure likely headed to Michigan ballot - Sun Sentinel

Bot - Cannabis - Mon, 07/09/2018 - 01:10
sun-sentinel.com (US) Recreational pot measure likely headed to Michigan ballot - Sun Sentinel Recreational pot measure likely headed to Michigan ballot Worried that Michigan voters might legalize recreational marijuana Republican House Speaker Tom Leonard said it would take a "marijuana miracle" for the House to vote on it by a Tuesday deadline. medical marijuana At stake is how recreational marijuana would be regulated. (Mon Jul 09 14:10:16 2018 PDT)
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FL: California Pot Shops Slash Prices Ahead Of New Testing Rules - WLRN

Bot - Cannabis - Mon, 07/09/2018 - 01:07
wlrn.org (US) California Pot Shops Slash Prices Ahead Of New Testing Rules ! WLRN California Pot Shops Slash Prices Ahead Of New Testing Rules Bargain basement bud is on the menu in California. (Mon Jul 09 20:07:10 2018 PDT)
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FL: Ruling Throws Cold Water On Smokable Pot Case - WLRN

Bot - Cannabis - Mon, 07/09/2018 - 01:07
wlrn.org (US) Testified that smoking marijuana treats a variety of life-threatening side effects of the disease and that other forms of ingestion donb t have the same positive impact. We conclude that appellees (the plaintiffs) have not sufficiently demonstrated a likelihood of success on the merits as required to justify vacating the automatic stay. (Mon Jul 09 20:07:10 2018 PDT)
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OR: Fireworks show in Union goes off with a bang; Organizers report positive results for July 4th celebrations

Bot - Cannabis - Mon, 07/09/2018 - 01:06
(US) Imbler voters will make marijuana decision in November Citizen-led initiative seeks recreational marijuana vote. (Mon Jul 09 22:06:24 2018 PDT)
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OR: Merkley visits NE Oregon;

Bot - Cannabis - Mon, 07/09/2018 - 01:06
OR: Merkley visits NE Oregon; (US) Citizen-led initiative seeks recreational marijuana vote Imbler voters will make marijuana decision in November. (Mon Jul 09 22:06:24 2018 PDT)
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OR: Fireworks show in Union goes off with a bang; Organizers report positive results for July 4th celebrations

Drug News Bot - Mon, 07/09/2018 - 01:06
(US) Imbler voters will make marijuana decision in November Citizen-led initiative seeks recreational marijuana vote. (Mon Jul 09 22:06:24 2018 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(90%), $propaganda_theme2(90%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $moral_imperative(100%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $chemicals(100%), $plants(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $depressant_intoxicant(100%), $alcohol(100%), $cannabis(100%), $school(100%), $aggrandizement(100%)]
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OR: Merkley visits NE Oregon;

Drug News Bot - Mon, 07/09/2018 - 01:06
OR: Merkley visits NE Oregon; (US) Citizen-led initiative seeks recreational marijuana vote Imbler voters will make marijuana decision in November. (Mon Jul 09 22:06:24 2018 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(90%), $propaganda_theme1(80%), $propaganda_theme2(90%), $propaganda_theme3(75%), $propaganda_theme7(70%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $plants(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $cannabis(100%), $incarceration(100%), $school(100%), $meeting(100%)]
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INTERNATIONAL: Woori Bank invests W5b in 1st impact investment fund in Korea

Bot - Cannabis - Mon, 07/09/2018 - 01:04
m.koreaherald.com The 20 billion won impact equity fund will become Koreab s first impact investment fund, if launched in July as planned. (Mon Jul 09 01:04:44 2018 PDT)
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INTERNATIONAL: Woori Bank invests W5b in 1st impact investment fund in Korea

Drug News Bot - Mon, 07/09/2018 - 01:04
m.koreaherald.com The 20 billion won impact equity fund will become Koreab s first impact investment fund, if launched in July as planned. (Mon Jul 09 01:04:44 2018 PDT) [$drug_related(55%), $illegal_drugs(55%), $plants(55%), $intoxicant(55%), $cannabis(55%), $cannabis_industry(55%)]
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CANADA: Burnaby school district earns RCMP kudos for response to murder, suicides, sex assaults in the city

Drug News Bot - Mon, 07/09/2018 - 01:03
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The love drug: can marijuana improve our sex lives? - The Guardian

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 07/09/2018 - 01:02

The Guardian

The love drug: can marijuana improve our sex lives?
The Guardian
The most common sex products to emerge with legalization are cannabis-infused personal lubricants, typically made from cannabis-infused coconut oil. They claim to enhance sensation and arousal, when spritzed on to female genitals, and to make women's ...

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Judge dismisses Cannabis Church's case defending weed as religious sacrament - The Hill

Google - Cannabis - Sun, 07/08/2018 - 17:25

The Hill

Judge dismisses Cannabis Church's case defending weed as religious sacrament
The Hill
A judge ruled that Indiana's First Church of Cannabis cannot use marijuana as a holy sacrament. Marion County Superior Court Jude Sheryl Lynch rejected the church's case that marijuana smoking should be protected as a religious sacrament under ...
Judge harshes cannabis church's bid to get blazedThe Times of Israel
Judge dismisses lawsuit filed by church that wants marijuana recognized as sacramentfox6now.com
No pot sacrament for Indiana Church of CannabisRT
Indianapolis Star -Inquirer.net -NBC4i.com
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Delta mayor worried cannabis 'green rush' on agricultural land could kill farming - Globalnews.ca

Google - Cannabis - Sun, 07/08/2018 - 13:11

Globalnews.ca

Delta mayor worried cannabis 'green rush' on agricultural land could kill farming
Globalnews.ca
Delta's mayor says she's worried that once cannabis is legalized, her city's legacy of food farming will go up in smoke. Cannabis will become legal on Oct. 17, and Lois Jackson says once that happens there's nothing barring pot growers from snapping up ...

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Vaping, medical marijuana backers say apartment renter's total smoking ban is 'ridiculous' - CBC.ca

Google - Cannabis - Sun, 07/08/2018 - 12:00

CBC.ca

Vaping, medical marijuana backers say apartment renter's total smoking ban is 'ridiculous'
CBC.ca
But Kait Shane, director of community outreach with Natural Health Services (NHS) in Calgary, thinks Mainstreet is going overboard by including vaping in its ban. NHS offers cannabis prescriptions and operates clinics in several cities, including ...

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'A good fit': The Tragically Hip's Up Cannabis deal - Toronto Sun

Google - Cannabis - Sun, 07/08/2018 - 10:56

Toronto Sun

'A good fit': The Tragically Hip's Up Cannabis deal
Toronto Sun
CREEMORE — The Tragically Hip's relationship with licensed marijuana producer Up Cannabis seemed like a natural fit for “Canada's band.” Especially since guitarists Rob Baker and Paul Langlois and bassist Gord Sinclair say it follows the Hip's ethos ...

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Quebec shelter treating wounded animals with cannabis oil - CBC.ca

Google - Cannabis - Sun, 07/08/2018 - 10:13

CBC.ca

Quebec shelter treating wounded animals with cannabis oil
CBC.ca
He then approached Montreal's Clinique la croix verte, a medical marijuana dispensary on Ontario Street East, which agreed to provide the shelter with cannabis oil for free. The clinic's director and founder, Shantal Arroyo, said the market for ...

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More dogs being poisoned by marijuana, vets say - NBCNews.com

Google - Cannabis - Sun, 07/08/2018 - 09:34

NBCNews.com

More dogs being poisoned by marijuana, vets say
NBCNews.com
Dogs have larger concentrations of cannabinoid receptors — which are involved in memory, appetite and the sensation of pain — than humans, which make them “more susceptible to the effects of cannabis than people,” Gary Richter, a veterinarian at ...

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Not Your Ordinary Cannabis Company - Streetwise Reports

Google - Cannabis - Sun, 07/08/2018 - 08:23

Streetwise Reports

Not Your Ordinary Cannabis Company
Streetwise Reports
Canada has passed legislation that will allow the sale of marijuana for recreational use beginning in October, and a Canadian cannabis company with access to a disruptive technology that creates water soluble cannabinoids is about to complete a reverse ...
Legal Marijuana Is Coming to Canada. Investors Catch the Buzz.New York Times
Cannabis Cash Left Out of Budget, But New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy Says It Is ComingNBC 10 Philadelphia
Cannabis legalization opens up new opportunities for wellness brandsBusiness in Vancouver
The Globe and Mail
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Major study finds 'no evidence' that cannabis relieves chronic pain - Medical News Today

Google - Cannabis - Sun, 07/08/2018 - 03:31

Medical News Today

Major study finds 'no evidence' that cannabis relieves chronic pain
Medical News Today
Due to opioids' side effects and highly addictive nature, researchers and patients alike are now turning to medical marijuana, or cannabis, as a potentially safer alternative. In particular, managing chronic pain that is not related to cancer is the ...

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