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Israeli Cannabis Agronomist Deported from U.S. as "Trafficker of Illegal Drugs"

Alternet - Fri, 02/02/2018 - 11:31
He came to work in the legal marijuana industry, but to ICE, he's nothing more than a dope dealer. He leaves an American wife behind.

 

 

 

JTA - He came from Israel to the U.S. for work, got married, bought a house and expected to start a family right away. ... for being a "trafficker of illicit drugs." Abta, an expert Israeli cannabis agronomist, was sent by his employer to consult with American companies in states where medical marijuana is legal. He was living ...

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First Medical Marijuana Patient in Texas Is Girl, 6 | Time - TIME

Google - Cannabis - Fri, 02/02/2018 - 09:33

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First Medical Marijuana Patient in Texas Is Girl, 6 | Time
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The 6-year-old girl, whose identity has not been revealed, was given the medical marijuana by a nurse in order to treat her epilepsy.
6-year-old receives Texas' first legal delivery of medical cannabis oilTexas Tribune

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The Dirty Secret of California's Cannabis: It's Dirty | WIRED - WIRED

Google - Cannabis - Fri, 02/02/2018 - 08:00

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The Dirty Secret of California's Cannabis: It's Dirty | WIRED
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As cannabis use goes recreational in California, producers are facing a reckoning: They'll either have to clean up their act, or get out of the legal market.

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Lawyers considering class action to push government into ... - CTV News

Google - Cannabis - Fri, 02/02/2018 - 02:52

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Lawyers considering class action to push government into ...
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The Liberal government has talked about granting amnesty for past marijuana crimes, but isn't likely to move until after the new cannabis regime comes into effect this summer. Frustrated lawyers in Toronto are now considering lighting a fire under the ...

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OR: Pot Summit At Federal Courthouse - KXL

Bot - Cannabis - Fri, 02/02/2018 - 01:59
kxl.com Pot Summit At Federal Courthouse - KXL Pot Summit At Federal Courthouse PORTLAND, Ore.--Oregon's top federal prosecutor says the state has a "formidable" problem with marijuana overproduction that winds up ... (Fri Feb 02 21:59:07 2018 PST)
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OR: Listed as missing, California woman found on and#8216;The Bachelor' - kugn-am

Bot - Cannabis - Fri, 02/02/2018 - 01:55
kugn.com She was going to work on a marijuana farm and would see her in seven to eight days. (Fri Feb 02 21:55:23 2018 PST)
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OR: Cannabis Today -- Americans for Safe Access - 100.7 BOSS FM

Bot - Cannabis - Fri, 02/02/2018 - 01:49
bossfmradio.net (US) Cannabis Today -- Americans for Safe Access ! 100.7 BOSS FM ... (Fri Feb 02 21:49:35 2018 PST)
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OR: From 'Reefer Madness' to Legal Weed: a history - Oregon - KOIN

Bot - Cannabis - Fri, 02/02/2018 - 01:47
koin.com (US) Portland Police Department and a man smoking a joint (KOIN) Marijuana is legal in Oregon. . Both hemp and pot were widely used in ancient China as far back as 4000 BC. (Fri Feb 02 21:47:00 2018 PST)
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OR: Oregon's top prosecutor convenes marijuana summit - Oregon

Bot - Cannabis - Fri, 02/02/2018 - 01:47
koin.com (US) Oregon's top prosecutor convenes marijuana summit ! Oregon Oregon's top prosecutor convenes marijuana summit (AP) - Oregon's top federal prosecutor will hold a marijuana summit Friday to hear how the state. Tribal and industry leaders plan to address a pot surplus that he says has wound up on the black market in other states and is fueling crime. (AP) - Oregon's top federal prosecutor will hold a marijuana su... (Fri Feb 02 21:47:00 2018 PST)
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OR: Oregon pot summit addresses 'realities of market' - Oregon

Bot - Cannabis - Fri, 02/02/2018 - 01:47
koin.com (US) Oregon's top federal prosecutor said there are concerns the state has a cannabis surplus. (Fri Feb 02 21:47:00 2018 PST)
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OR: San Francisco To Dismiss Thousands Of Marijuana Convictions - Jefferson Public Radio

Bot - Cannabis - Fri, 02/02/2018 - 01:44
ijpr.org (US) Prosecutors in San Francisco will throw out thousands of marijuana-related convictions of residents dating back to 1975. (Fri Feb 02 21:44:18 2018 PST)
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OR: 2-1-18: JACKSON COUNTY COMMISSIONERS FORM MARIJUANA ADVISORY BOARD. - KMED-AM - Turning up YOUR voice - AM 1140 KMED

Bot - Cannabis - Fri, 02/02/2018 - 01:42
kmed.com (US) JACKSON COUNTY COMMISSIONERS FORM MARIJUANA ADVISORY BOARD. - KMED-AM - Turning up YOUR voice - AM 1140 KMED THE JACKSON COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS HAVE APPOINTED SIX INDIVIDUALS TO SERVE AS A NEW MARIJUANA ADVISORY COMMITTEE. (Fri Feb 02 21:42:43 2018 PST)
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OR: kgw.com - Justice Department ending federal policy that let legal pot flourish

Bot - Cannabis - Fri, 02/02/2018 - 01:37
kgw.com (US) Justice Department ending federal policy that let legal pot flourish Federal prosecutors in states where pot is legal will decide how aggressively to enforce federal marijuana law. Federal prosecutors in states where pot is legal will decide how aggressively to enforce federal marijuana law. Sessions' new stance will instead let federal prosecutors where marijuana is legal decide how aggressively to enforce l... (Fri Feb 02 21:37:43 2018 PST)
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OR: kgw.com - Trump on recreational marijuana in 2016 interview: 'I think it should be up to the states, absolutely'

Bot - Cannabis - Fri, 02/02/2018 - 01:37
kgw.com (US) Trump on recreational marijuana in 2016 interview: 'I think it should be up to the states, absolutely' Trump on recreational marijuana in 2016 interview: 'I think it should be up to the states, absolutely' During an ... (Fri Feb 02 21:37:43 2018 PST)
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OR: kgw.com - Oregon AG: 'I will do everything within my legal authority to protect' marijuana industry

Bot - Cannabis - Fri, 02/02/2018 - 01:37
kgw.com (US) Oregon AG: 'I will do everything within my legal authority to protect' marijuana industry MARIJUANA Oregon AG: 'I will do everything within my legal authority to protect' marijuana industry SALEM. (Fri Feb 02 21:37:43 2018 PST)
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OR: kgw.com - Oregon pot businesses are not targets, US attorney says

Bot - Cannabis - Fri, 02/02/2018 - 01:37
kgw.com (US) Oregon pot businesses are not targets. US attorney says kgw.com ! Oregon pot businesses are not targets. (Fri Feb 02 21:37:43 2018 PST)
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CANADA: Lawyers contemplate class action to push government into cannabis amnesty andrsaquo; Medicine Hat News

Bot - Cannabis - Fri, 02/02/2018 - 01:22
medicinehatnews.com (US) S marijuana possession charge will be wiped clean when the country legalizes the drug this year. (Fri Feb 02 02:22:20 2018 PST)
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OR: Oregon Cannabis Businesses and Consumers Probably Won't Be a Target For Federal Prosecutors - Willamette Week

Bot - Cannabis - Fri, 02/02/2018 - 01:20
wweek.com (US) Oregon Cannabis Businesses and Consumers Probably Wonb t Be a Target For Federal Prosecutors - Willamette Week Oregon Cannabis Businesses and Consumers Probably Wonb t Be a Target For Federal Prosecutors - Willamette Week Oregon Cannabi... (Fri Feb 02 22:20:13 2018 PST)
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