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Green rush: The race to sell cannabis in Canada - The Globe and Mail

Google - Cannabis - Fri, 08/10/2018 - 15:18

The Globe and Mail

Green rush: The race to sell cannabis in Canada
The Globe and Mail
In Ontario, veteran retailer Michael Serruya says he has identified 27 future locations for cannabis shops – even though the province's new government hasn't officially said whether it will allow a single privately owned store to sell recreational ...
BC now accepting applications for private cannabis retail licencesDaily Hive

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Grocery store locations among first round of approvals for Calgary ... - Globalnews.ca

Google - Cannabis - Fri, 08/10/2018 - 14:54

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Grocery store locations among first round of approvals for Calgary ...
Globalnews.ca
The City of Calgary has completed April applications for cannabis store permits, with major chains like Superstore, Co-op and Second Cup scooping up multiple ...

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Inside Britain's cannabis clubs where doctors, architects and ... - Telegraph.co.uk

Google - Cannabis - Fri, 08/10/2018 - 12:01

Telegraph.co.uk

Inside Britain's cannabis clubs where doctors, architects and ...
Telegraph.co.uk
To passersby, the monthly Saturday afternoon gathering of 150 people on Eastney beach near Portsmouth could be a family picnic or community fundraiser.

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Despite low demand, medical marijuana companies in Illinois are growing - Chicago Tribune

Google - Cannabis - Fri, 08/10/2018 - 11:37

Chicago Tribune

Despite low demand, medical marijuana companies in Illinois are growing
Chicago Tribune
Despite years of lower-than-expected demand in Illinois' medical cannabis pilot program, growers around the state are expanding. They're expecting more Illinois residents to gain access to the drug, be it through the continued approval of patient ...

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'The Marijuana Show' Offers Millions In Capital Investment To Ambitious Entrepreneurs - Forbes

Google - Cannabis - Fri, 08/10/2018 - 10:28

Forbes

'The Marijuana Show' Offers Millions In Capital Investment To Ambitious Entrepreneurs
Forbes
Legal cannabis is now a multi-billion-dollar business. Let that sink in for a minute. Once considered the domain of sloth-like figures in tie-dye shirts, legal marijuana is now a mega-industry firing on all cylinders. A hotbed of activity for pot ...

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Congress is about to legalize cannabis. Just not the kind that gets you high. - Washington Post

Google - Cannabis - Fri, 08/10/2018 - 09:49

Washington Post

Congress is about to legalize cannabis. Just not the kind that gets you high.
Washington Post
But in the wake of World War II, when demand slackened, hemp began to fall out of vogue. In 1970, Congress passed the Controlled Substances Act, which effectively made it illegal to grow hemp and marijuana. Today, the roughly $688 million of hemp goods ...

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Legalization further affirms the importance of Canada's medical cannabis framework - Regina Leader-Post

Google - Cannabis - Fri, 08/10/2018 - 07:20

Regina Leader-Post

Legalization further affirms the importance of Canada's medical cannabis framework
Regina Leader-Post
While the industry is abuzz with the legalization of cannabis set for October 17, much attention is being paid to what government retail outlets will look like, and the products they will sell, along with the differences in legislation between ...
From the comments: Readers discuss the legal ramifications surrounding legal marijuana and how to best battle wildfiresThe Globe and Mail
Denver 'Having Success' Regulating Legal Marijuana, Mayor SaysForbes
Could Cannabis Be More Important Than Ever?Motley Fool
Marijuana Moment -Marijuana Business Daily
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With cannabis coming to the workplace, what constitutes 'impairment'? - The Globe and Mail

Google - Cannabis - Fri, 08/10/2018 - 02:00

The Globe and Mail

With cannabis coming to the workplace, what constitutes 'impairment'?
The Globe and Mail
President, Intercept Group. Just as digital transformation has disrupted legacy business models, cannabis legalization will fundamentally challenge workplace policies. On Oct. 17, recreational marijuana will officially become legal in Canada. According ...
Nearly 15% of cannabis users have driven within 2 hours of using: StatsCanGlobalnews.ca
Many Canadians are driving high, according to new StatCan - CBCCBC.ca
Many Canadians are driving high on cannabis, according to new national surveyCTV News
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OR: Know Pots: Crock-Pot Cook Off! - Deschutes Public Library - La Pine Events at ktvz.com

Bot - Cannabis - Fri, 08/10/2018 - 00:55
events.ktvz.com (US) Cooks will sign up to present his/her best Main or Dessert Crock-Pot Dish and compete to win first prize at this Crock-Pot Throw Down. (Fri Aug 10 21:55:34 2018 PDT)
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OR: Know Pots: Crock-Pot Cook Off! - Deschutes Public Library - La Pine Events at ktvz.com

Drug News Bot - Fri, 08/10/2018 - 00:55
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OR: DA: Woman receives 18-year prison sentence for killing friend - KPTV - FOX 12

Drug News Bot - Fri, 08/10/2018 - 00:50
kptv.com (US) McConville admitted back in Aug. 2017 to police that she killed her friend, Ryan Thompson, 35, in a southwest Portland apartment, according to court documents. McConville admitted back in Aug. 2017 to police that she killed her frie... (Fri Aug 10 21:50:40 2018 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(100%), $propaganda_theme2(70%), $propaganda_theme3(75%), $gateway(55%), $propaganda_theme4(55%), $propaganda_theme5(100%), $propaganda_theme6(75%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $prohibition_agency(50%), $drug_dog(50%), $chemicals(100%), $euphoric_depressant(100%), $analgesic(100%), $narcotic(100%), $opiate(100%), $heroin(100%), $incarceration(100%), $youth(100%), $school(100%), $msm(50%), $mockingbird(50%), $assoc_press(50%)]
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OR: Police: Teens killed their mother because they were sick of her - KPTV - FOX 12

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OR: 81-year-old woman arrested for smuggling 92 pounds of heroin - KPTV - FOX 12

Drug News Bot - Fri, 08/10/2018 - 00:50
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OR: Newborn found inside toilet at Ohio Burger King after mom overdo - KPTV - FOX 12

Drug News Bot - Fri, 08/10/2018 - 00:50
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FL: Trulieve Opens First Medical Marijuana Dispensary In Pasco County - WJCT NEWS

Bot - Cannabis - Fri, 08/10/2018 - 00:48
news.wjct.org (US) I felt it was a slap in the face for them to ban dispensaries where I live. (Fri Aug 10 19:48:40 2018 PDT)
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OR: Yuroks Declare Success In Anti-Cannabis Campaign - Jefferson Public Radio

Bot - Cannabis - Fri, 08/10/2018 - 00:45
ijpr.org (US) Which focused on removing all large-scale pot grows on Yurok land.B marijuana How County Offices Stay Busy With Cannabis Questions The federal government says marijuana is just plain illegal.B The state says it's legal for medical and recreational use.B. (Fri Aug 10 21:45:38 2018 PDT)
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OR: Yuroks Declare Success In Anti-Cannabis Campaign - Jefferson Public Radio

Drug News Bot - Fri, 08/10/2018 - 00:45
ijpr.org (US) Which focused on removing all large-scale pot grows on Yurok land.B marijuana How County Offices Stay Busy With Cannabis Questions The federal government says marijuana is just plain illegal.B The state says it's legal for medical and recreational use.B. (Fri Aug 10 21:45:38 2018 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(50%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $plants(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $cannabis(100%), $legalism(50%)]
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OR: KMHD

Drug News Bot - Fri, 08/10/2018 - 00:43
OR: KMHD (US) Shots from some of our favorite shows at this year's Pickathon festival: Ethio-jazz legend Hailu Mergia, psychedelic soul group Black Pumas, guitar-centric Malian outfit Tinariwen, and more. ... (Fri Aug 10 21:43:52 2018 PDT) [$drug_related(50%), $drugwar_propaganda(75%), $propaganda_theme1(75%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $illegal_drugs(50%), $hallucinogen(50%), $psychedelic(50%)]
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OR: Brian Bull - KLCC

Bot - Cannabis - Fri, 08/10/2018 - 00:40
klcc.org (US) [ ...] ... (Fri Aug 10 21:40:58 2018 PDT)
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