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CANADA: Policing legal pot difficult, says Delta police chief

Drug News Bot - Wed, 04/25/2018 - 01:10
delta-optimist.com Says Delta police chief Neil Dubord outlines challenges police and employers to face when recreational cannabis legalized Police chief Neil Dubord and special guests at the Delta Chamber of Commerceb s luncheon meeting today outlined the plethora of uncertainties facing police and employers as recreational marijuana is set to be legalized later this summer. (Wed Apr 25 02:10:16 2018 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(98%), $propaganda_theme2(70%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $propaganda_theme6(60%), $propaganda_theme7(98%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $govt_prohib_other(50%), $chemicals(100%), $plants(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $depressant_intoxicant(100%), $medical_cannabis(100%), $alcohol(100%), $cannabis(100%)]
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CANADA: Harsh criticism for Timmins drug dealers - Timmins Press

Bot - Cannabis - Wed, 04/25/2018 - 01:09
timminspress.com (Canada) Harsh criticism for Timmins drug dealers ! Timmins Press Harsh criticism for Timmins drug dealers Roughly $385000 worth of illegal drugs and nearly $50000 in cash was seized by Timmins Police and Ontario Provincial Police as the result of several search warrants executed in Timmins last week. (Wed Apr 25 02:09:45 2018 PDT)
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CANADA: Harsh criticism for Timmins drug dealers - Timmins Press

Drug News Bot - Wed, 04/25/2018 - 01:09
timminspress.com (Canada) Harsh criticism for Timmins drug dealers ! Timmins Press Harsh criticism for Timmins drug dealers Roughly $385000 worth of illegal drugs and nearly $50000 in cash was seized by Timmins Police and Ontario Provincial Police as the result of several search warrants executed in Timmins last week. (Wed Apr 25 02:09:45 2018 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(100%), $propaganda_theme1(100%), $addiction(80%), $propaganda_theme2(80%), $propaganda_theme3(75%), $use_is_abuse(100%), $propaganda_theme4(100%), $propaganda_theme6(65%), $propaganda_theme7(100%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(95%), $drug_law(80%), $prohibition_agency(50%), $legalization(100%), $chemicals(100%), $plants(100%), $euphoric_stimulant(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $stimulant(100%), $methamphetamine(100%), $narcotic(100%), $amphetamines(100%), $cocaine(100%), $cannabis(100%), $paraphernalia(100%), $various_drugs(95%), $various_illegal_drugs(100%), $aggrandizement(100%)]
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CANADA: Gary McKenna - Authors - Tri-City News

Bot - Cannabis - Wed, 04/25/2018 - 01:08
tricitynews.com Legal marijuana and blockchain topics at chamber summit May 8 ... (Wed Apr 25 02:08:32 2018 PDT)
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CANADA: Gary McKenna - Authors - Tri-City News

Drug News Bot - Wed, 04/25/2018 - 01:08
tricitynews.com Legal marijuana and blockchain topics at chamber summit May 8 ... (Wed Apr 25 02:08:32 2018 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(70%), $propaganda_theme2(70%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $plants(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $cannabis(100%)]
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OR: Public Safety April 25, 2018 - The New Era

Bot - Cannabis - Wed, 04/25/2018 - 01:05
sweethomenews.com Caller located a container with marijuana inside and turned it in, 46600 block of Old Hufford. (Wed Apr 25 22:05:22 2018 PDT)
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OR: Public Safety April 25, 2018 - The New Era

Drug News Bot - Wed, 04/25/2018 - 01:05
sweethomenews.com Caller located a container with marijuana inside and turned it in, 46600 block of Old Hufford. (Wed Apr 25 22:05:22 2018 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(75%), $propaganda_theme3(75%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $plants(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $cannabis(100%)]
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CANADA: Bail hearing set on drug charges for two Dominion residents - Local - News - Cape Breton Post

Bot - Cannabis - Wed, 04/25/2018 - 01:05
capebretonpost.com (US) Are jointly charged with three counts of possession for the purpose of trafficking involving cocaine. (Wed Apr 25 02:05:37 2018 PDT)
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CANADA: Glace Bay man's preliminary hearing set on drug charges - Local - News - Cape Breton Post

Bot - Cannabis - Wed, 04/25/2018 - 01:05
capebretonpost.com (US) Glace Bay man's preliminary hearing set on drug charges ! Local ! News ! Cape Breton Post Glace Bay man's preliminary hearing set on drug charges SYDNEY - Four Cape Breton men have elected to be tried in Supreme Court on drug charges. (Wed Apr 25 02:05:37 2018 PDT)
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CANADA: Bail hearing set on drug charges for two Dominion residents - Local - News - Cape Breton Post

Drug News Bot - Wed, 04/25/2018 - 01:05
capebretonpost.com (US) Are jointly charged with three counts of possession for the purpose of trafficking involving cocaine. (Wed Apr 25 02:05:37 2018 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(80%), $propaganda_theme1(55%), $propaganda_theme2(75%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $propaganda_theme5(80%), $propaganda_theme6(75%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(90%), $chemicals(100%), $plants(100%), $euphoric_stimulant(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $stimulant(100%), $cocaine(100%), $cannabis(100%), $various_drugs(90%), $various_illegal_drugs(100%), $youth(80%), $msm(100%), $mockingbird(100%), $meeting(95%)]
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CANADA: Glace Bay man's preliminary hearing set on drug charges - Local - News - Cape Breton Post

Drug News Bot - Wed, 04/25/2018 - 01:05
capebretonpost.com (US) Glace Bay man's preliminary hearing set on drug charges ! Local ! News ! Cape Breton Post Glace Bay man's preliminary hearing set on drug charges SYDNEY - Four Cape Breton men have elected to be tried in Supreme Court on drug charges. (Wed Apr 25 02:05:37 2018 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(80%), $propaganda_theme1(55%), $propaganda_theme2(75%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $propaganda_theme5(80%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(90%), $plants(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $cannabis(100%), $hashish(100%), $various_drugs(90%), $various_illegal_drugs(100%), $youth(80%)]
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Could 'one puff' of cannabis ease depression? - Medical News Today

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 04/25/2018 - 00:31

Medical News Today

Could 'one puff' of cannabis ease depression?
Medical News Today
Researchers from Washington State University (WSU) found that adults reported a reduction in depressive symptoms with just a single puff of medical marijuana that was high in cannabidiol (CBD) and low in tetrahydrocannabinol (THC). The team also found ...
How Do Marijuana Strains And Doses Affect Depression And Anxiety? A New Study Looks For AnswersForbes
Just one puff of this type of cannabis 'could ease depression, stress ...The Sun
Cannabis and psychosis: what is the link and who is at risk?The Conversation AU
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US FL: Medical Marijuana's 'Catch-22': Fed Limits On Research Hinder

MAP Drugnews - Top Stories - Wed, 04/25/2018 - 00:00
Orlando Sentinel, 25 Apr 2018 - By the time Ann Marie Owen turned to marijuana to treat her pain, she was struggling to walk and talk. She also hallucinated. For four years, her doctor prescribed the 61-year-old a wide range of opioids for her transverse myelitis, a debilitating disease that caused pain, muscle weakness and paralysis.
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US: Senate Minority Leader Schumer Introduces Measure To

MAP Drugnews - Top Stories - Wed, 04/25/2018 - 00:00
Baltimore Sun, 20 Apr 2018 - The Senate's top Democrat announced Friday that he is introducing legislation to decriminalize marijuana, the first time that a leader of either party in Congress has endorsed a rollback of one of the country's oldest drug laws. Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., in a statement called the move "simply the right thing to do."
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US NC: Charlotte Area Family Pushes To Legalize Medical Marijuana

MAP Drugnews - Top Stories - Wed, 04/25/2018 - 00:00
Charlotte Observer, 20 Apr 2018 - Her son was supposed to die 13 years ago. She'll never stop fighting for him. Doctors predicted Jackson Helms would die by the time he was 6. Now 19, Jackson has lived longer than expected and gained relief from his severe epilepsy because of cannabidiol, or CBD, says his mom Kelly Helms.
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CN ON: Ontario Tory Leader Doug Ford Says He's Dead Against

MAP Drugnews - Top Stories - Wed, 04/25/2018 - 00:00
Globe and Mail, 20 Apr 2018 - Doug Ford says he is "dead against" supervised injection sites and believes the focus should be on drug rehabilitation instead. And if elected premier of Ontario in June, the Progressive Conservative Leader says he will do everything he can to fight the opioid crisis and get people who are struggling with addiction the help they need.
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US PA: Marijuana Growers Seek To Extinguish Pennsylvania's Cannabis

MAP Drugnews - Top Stories - Wed, 04/25/2018 - 00:00
Morning Call, 20 Apr 2018 - Calling it "disruptive" and "unlawful," a group of Pennsylvania marijuana growers and retailers wants to snuff out the state's pioneering research program before it is launched. The first of its kind in the nation, the research program would allow eight of the state's teaching hospitals to contract with a cannabis producer. Each contract is estimated to be worth tens of millions of dollars. The agreements grant the producers a "super-permit" to operate an indoor grow facility and to open six retail dispensaries that can sell medical marijuana to any approved patient.
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US CA: Some California Cities Want Amsterdam-Style Pot Lounges, Push

MAP Drugnews - Top Stories - Wed, 04/25/2018 - 00:00
Los Angeles Times, 20 Apr 2018 - For decades, it has embraced its gay and lesbian bars and the rock 'n' roll debauchery of the Sunset Strip. It runs a free nightlife trolley called The PickUp, with a jar of free condoms by the door. Now, it's embracing a different type of social scene: pot lounges.
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The Dialogue: What Readers Had to Say About Oregon's Cannabis Surplus - Willamette Week

Google - Cannabis - Tue, 04/24/2018 - 19:07

Willamette Week

The Dialogue: What Readers Had to Say About Oregon's Cannabis Surplus
Willamette Week
Last week, WW wrote about Oregon's cannabis dilemma. The state grew roughly three times as much weed as customers consume in a year ("Too Much Weed," WW, April 18, 2018). The surplus has caused farms to shutter and forced retailers to sell bud for a ...

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Cannabis retailers stake ground with hundreds of store applications - Toronto Star

Google - Cannabis - Tue, 04/24/2018 - 15:22

Toronto Star

Cannabis retailers stake ground with hundreds of store applications
Toronto Star
CALGARY — Calgary's entrepreneurial spirit is budding in anticipation for the federal legalization of cannabis. On Tuesday, hopeful weed retailers put forward applications for 226 proposed cannabis stores. The city said 14 people physically lined up ...
Calgary Cannabis: Hundreds of retail store permit applications filed at city hallCalgary Herald

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