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Bot - Cannabis - Sun, 07/08/2018 - 01:11
On marijuana, Oklahoma lawmakers need to do their jobs ON becoming interim commissioner of the state Health Department in April, Tom Bates told staff that if voters approved medical marijuana on June 26, "we would be ready." ON becoming interim commissioner of the state Health Department in April, Tom Bates told staff that if voters app... (Sun Jul 08 14:11:00 2018 PDT)
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CANADA: Will cannabis stores ever set up shop in Delta?

Bot - Cannabis - Sun, 07/08/2018 - 01:10
delta-optimist.com Will cannabis stores ever set up shop in Delta? It may be legal in a few months but Delta is prohibiting medical and non-medical pot shops from opening. (Sun Jul 08 02:10:06 2018 PDT)
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CANADA: Will cannabis stores ever set up shop in Delta?

Drug News Bot - Sun, 07/08/2018 - 01:10
delta-optimist.com Will cannabis stores ever set up shop in Delta? It may be legal in a few months but Delta is prohibiting medical and non-medical pot shops from opening. (Sun Jul 08 02:10:06 2018 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(100%), $propaganda_theme2(90%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $propaganda_theme7(100%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $compassion_club(100%), $legalization(100%), $plants(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $medical_cannabis(100%), $cannabis(100%), $police_related_news(100%)]
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CANADA: The fentanyl lab next door: a Burnaby apartment hides a deadly business

Drug News Bot - Sun, 07/08/2018 - 01:03
burnabynow.com Inside that suite b in a quiet Burnaby Highgate townhouse complex b drug dealers with an arsenal of loaded firearms were cooking up deadly drugs with Magic Bullet blenders and frying pans. (Sun Jul 08 02:03:30 2018 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(100%), $propaganda_theme1(100%), $propaganda_theme2(80%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $use_is_abuse(60%), $propaganda_theme4(60%), $propaganda_theme5(70%), $propaganda_theme6(75%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(95%), $drug_law(80%), $prohibition_agency(75%), $drug_dog(75%), $hallucinogen(100%), $chemicals(100%), $pharms(100%), $phenethylamine(100%), $euphoric_depressant(100%), $euphoric_stimulant(100%), $dissociative_anaesthetic(100%), $analgesic(100%), $euphoric_empathogen(100%), $anesthetic(100%), $psychedelic(100%), $depressant_intoxicant(70%), $stimulant(100%), $methamphetamine(100%), $narcotic(100%), $opiate(100%), $amphetamines(100%), $cocaine(100%), $ghb(70%), $heroin(100%), $ketamine(100%), $MDMA(100%), $fentanyl(100%), $w18(100%), $various_drugs(95%), $various_illegal_drugs(100%), $youth(70%), $school(100%), $forfeiture(80%), $aggrandizement(100%), $meeting(75%)]
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CANADA: Drug dealer ordered to pay $35K to owner of Burnaby rental suite used as fentanyl lab

Drug News Bot - Sun, 07/08/2018 - 01:03
burnabynow.com Drug dealer ordered to pay $35K to owner of Burnaby rental suite used as fentanyl lab A convicted drug dealer has been ordered to pay $35000 in restitution to a Burnaby home owner whose rental apartment was used to process deadly drugs. (Sun Jul 08 02:03:30 2018 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(100%), $propaganda_theme1(100%), $propaganda_theme2(80%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $propaganda_theme5(50%), $propaganda_theme6(75%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(95%), $drug_law(80%), $prohibition_agency(75%), $drug_dog(75%), $chemicals(100%), $pharms(100%), $euphoric_depressant(100%), $euphoric_stimulant(100%), $analgesic(100%), $anesthetic(100%), $stimulant(100%), $narcotic(100%), $opiate(100%), $cocaine(100%), $heroin(100%), $fentanyl(100%), $various_drugs(95%), $various_illegal_drugs(100%), $incarceration(100%), $youth(50%), $school(100%), $forfeiture(80%)]
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CANADA: Library expanding into bike loans - Brockville Recorder

Drug News Bot - Sun, 07/08/2018 - 01:03
recorder.ca (Canada) A third garden was added at the beginning of this year's growing season, along with a brand new herb garden located along the ledge overlooking the ramp entrance. ... (Sun Jul 08 02:03:04 2018 PDT) [$drug_related(50%), $drugwar_propaganda(60%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $propaganda_theme5(60%), $drug_ngo(50%), $drug_reform_ngo(50%), $ramp(50%), $youth(60%)]
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PHILIPPINES: Joint session: Pot found growing at lawmakers' building in Japan - Inquirer News

Bot - Cannabis - Sun, 07/08/2018 - 01:02
newsinfo.inquirer.net Building in Japan Marijuana plants have been found growing at an office building used by lawmakers in Japan. (Sun Jul 08 08:02:28 2018 PDT)
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PHILIPPINES: Trudeau: Canada to legalize marijuana on Oct. 17 - Inquirer News

Bot - Cannabis - Sun, 07/08/2018 - 01:02
newsinfo.inquirer.net Trudeau: Canada to legalize marijuana on Oct. 17 ! Inquirer News Trudeau: Canada to legalize marijuana on Oct. 17 TORONTO b Marijuana will be legal nationwide in Canada starting October 17. (Sun Jul 08 08:02:28 2018 PDT)
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PHILIPPINES: 6 kilos of marijuana seized in Cavite - Inquirer News

Bot - Cannabis - Sun, 07/08/2018 - 01:02
newsinfo.inquirer.net Said two persons were arrested b James Wanson and Timothy Yag-ao.B Wanson was in the Tanza policeb s watchlist for illegal drug pushers. (Sun Jul 08 08:02:28 2018 PDT)
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OR: Man killed in Amity officer-involved shooting identified - KPTV - FOX 12

Drug News Bot - Sun, 07/08/2018 - 01:01
kptv.com (US) ODOT said the ramp closure repairs will impact the C-TRAN express service to downtown Portland. (Sun Jul 08 22:01:42 2018 PDT) [$drug_related(50%), $drugwar_propaganda(90%), $propaganda_theme2(90%), $propaganda_theme5(60%), $drugs(95%), $drug_ngo(50%), $drug_reform_ngo(50%), $ramp(50%), $various_drugs(95%), $youth(60%), $msm(50%), $mockingbird(50%), $assoc_press(50%)]
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Attitudes to cannabis a mass of contradictions - Cyprus Mail

Google - Cannabis - Sat, 07/07/2018 - 18:12

Cyprus Mail

Attitudes to cannabis a mass of contradictions
Cyprus Mail
Cannabis is variously referred to as hemp, hashish (which comes from the resinous secretions of the cannabis plant and can be smoked or eaten), grass, ganja, pot, reefer, weed or marijuana (the dried leaves, flowers, stems and seeds of cannabis which ...

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More marijuana initiatives could be on November's ballot - Tulsa World

Google - Cannabis - Sat, 07/07/2018 - 17:25

Tulsa World

More marijuana initiatives could be on November's ballot
Tulsa World
For comparison, State Question 788, which legalized medical marijuana in Oklahoma, made it on the June 26 ballot after garnering about 63,000 signatures. Statutory petitions that pass result in laws that are subject to legislative changes. They require ...
Oklahoma advocates want amendment on medical marijuanaKOCO Oklahoma City
On marijuana, Oklahoma lawmakers need to do their jobsNewsOK.com
Recreational Marijuana Petition Halfway Toward Goalnews9.com KWTV

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A tale of marijuana in two Inland cities - Press-Enterprise

Google - Cannabis - Sat, 07/07/2018 - 16:04

Press-Enterprise

A tale of marijuana in two Inland cities
Press-Enterprise
Governments across the Inland Empire are continuing to grapple with the problem of marijuana prohibition versus regulation, even after majorities of voters in both Riverside and San Bernardino counties backed statewide legalization in 2016. Voters, in ...

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Edmonton's cannabis rules could spark changes to tobacco smoking laws - CBC.ca

Google - Cannabis - Sat, 07/07/2018 - 15:13

CBC.ca

Edmonton's cannabis rules could spark changes to tobacco smoking laws
CBC.ca
The stricter approach to regulating public cannabis consumption is a far cry from what Alberta Health Services and Hagen were suggesting earlier this week, when they claimed Edmonton was on the verge of being one of the most lax jurisdictions in the world.

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Judge dismisses Cannabis Church's case that cited RFRA to defend pot as a sacrament - Indianapolis Star

Google - Cannabis - Sat, 07/07/2018 - 14:41

Indianapolis Star

Judge dismisses Cannabis Church's case that cited RFRA to defend pot as a sacrament
Indianapolis Star
The First Church of Cannabis went up in smoke in Marion Circuit Court. A judge Friday dismissed the church's 3-year-old case against the city and state that contended the state's Religious Freedom Restoration Act, RFRA, protected the use of marijuana ...
Judge rules First Church of Cannabis can't use marijuana as 'holy sacrament'WXYZ
Court rules against First Church of Cannabis following lawsuitWTTV CBS4Indy

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Stampede wrestles with looming legalization of cannabis - Calgary Herald

Google - Cannabis - Sat, 07/07/2018 - 13:30

Calgary Herald

Stampede wrestles with looming legalization of cannabis
Calgary Herald
Event organizers are continuing with previous practices on the issue, although officials do say medical marijuana users with appropriate documentation will be permitted into the park with the substance on them, but will be told they have to consume it ...

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Alberta cannabis production courses proving potently popular - Calgary Herald

Google - Cannabis - Sat, 07/07/2018 - 10:55

Calgary Herald

Alberta cannabis production courses proving potently popular
Calgary Herald
Cannabis production courses in southern Alberta centres of higher learning are proving potently popular. With rapidly-budding interest, some institutions are already looking to expand the scope of that education. “Obviously, it's a hot topic area — as ...

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Getting cannabis edibles to consumers will be complicated - Regina Leader-Post

Google - Cannabis - Sat, 07/07/2018 - 06:01

Regina Leader-Post

Getting cannabis edibles to consumers will be complicated
Regina Leader-Post
According to a recently published survey from Dalhousie University, 93 per cent of those favourable to the legalization of marijuana are also very likely to try at least one edible product. Recognizing this possibility, the parliamentary committee ...
Cannabis edibles present a real threat to food and beverage industry: StudyBNNBloomberg.ca

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CANADA: Alberta signs pot supply deals with 13 licensed marijuana producers

Bot - Cannabis - Sat, 07/07/2018 - 01:54
vancourier.com All but two of the 13 marijuana companies chosen are based in Ontario. (Sat Jul 07 02:54:15 2018 PDT)
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CANADA: NICHOLAS MERCER: Confessions of a terrible recycler - Columnists - Opinion - The Telegram

Bot - Cannabis - Sat, 07/07/2018 - 01:43
thetelegram.com (US) [ ...] ... (Sat Jul 07 02:43:58 2018 PDT)
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