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FL: Two Suspects Face Fentanyl-Related Drug Charges After Federal Raid in Davie - NBC 6 South Florida

Drug News Bot - Thu, 10/12/2017 - 00:12
nbcmiami.com A narcotics team from the Broward County Sheriff's Office was also at the scene to serve a search warrant. (Thu Oct 12 21:12:40 2017 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(80%), $propaganda_theme2(80%), $propaganda_theme3(60%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(95%), $drug_law(80%), $prohibition_agency(100%), $pharms(100%), $analgesic(100%), $anesthetic(100%), $narcotic(100%), $fentanyl(100%), $various_drugs(95%), $various_illegal_drugs(100%), $aggrandizement(100%), $msm(100%), $mockingbird(100%)]
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AK: Would a marijuana store be good for Cordova? -The Cordova Times

Bot - Cannabis - Thu, 10/12/2017 - 00:10
thecordovatimes.com It is prudent to think about the total cost and impact of marijuana marketing. Would marijuana have a similar negative effect economically? (Thu Oct 12 18:10:37 2017 PDT)
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CO: Platte Valley High School, law enforcement officials investigating social media threats - GreeleyTribune.com

Bot - Cannabis - Thu, 10/12/2017 - 00:08
greeleytribune.com (US) Man accused of running massive marijuana grow hopes to negotiate with Weld District Attorneyb s office Man accused of running massive marijuana grow hopes to negotiate with Weld District Attorneyb s office ... (Thu Oct 12 16:08:30 2017 PDT)
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CANADA: After Stephen Paddock: A Christian Woman's Reflection on Growing Up in Las Vegas - ChristianWeek

Drug News Bot - Thu, 10/12/2017 - 00:07
christianweek.org (Canada) Just as ex-substance abusers have a healthy respect for what got them addicted, so I have a healthy respect for the culture of Vegas. (Thu Oct 12 02:07:30 2017 PDT) [$drug_related(60%), $drugwar_propaganda(100%), $propaganda_theme1(100%), $addiction(60%), $propaganda_theme2(75%), $propaganda_theme3(65%), $use_is_abuse(100%), $propaganda_theme4(100%), $propaganda_theme5(70%), $propaganda_theme6(60%), $illegal_drugs(60%), $drugs(95%), $chemicals(50%), $depressant_intoxicant(50%), $alcohol(50%), $various_drugs(95%), $youth(70%), $school(100%)]
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CANADA: Eskasoni man enters guilty plea

Drug News Bot - Thu, 10/12/2017 - 00:06
capebretonpost.com SYDNEY b An Eskasoni man will be sentenced in December after pleading guilty to a reduced drug charge. (Thu Oct 12 02:06:03 2017 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(90%), $various_drugs(90%), $various_illegal_drugs(100%)]
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CO: Pair arrested on marijuana distribution, cultivation charges - GJSentinel.com

Bot - Cannabis - Thu, 10/12/2017 - 00:05
gjsentinel.com (US) Cultivation charges Two people are under arrest after narcotics officers executed a search warrant at a Grand Junction home and found dozens of pounds of marijuana and marijuana plants. (Thu Oct 12 16:05:52 2017 PDT)
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CO: Palisade and#8232;picks 2 and#8232;for rec and#8232;pot shop - GJSentinel.com

Bot - Cannabis - Thu, 10/12/2017 - 00:05
gjsentinel.com (US) In a just a few minutes they would know whether they were on their way to opening a retail marijuana store in Palisade. (Thu Oct 12 16:05:52 2017 PDT)
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Blumenauer Calls for Cannabis Research to Combat Opioid Crisis - Leafly

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 16:57

Leafly

Blumenauer Calls for Cannabis Research to Combat Opioid Crisis
Leafly
As we're slowly acknowledging the depths of the opioid crisis, which is good, we seldom acknowledge one of the simplest, most effective solutions: medical marijuana, cannabis. Now available in 28 states, largely driven by the voters,” he said ...
Watch: Rep. Earl Blumenauer testifies that medical marijuana could solve opioid crisisThe Cannabist

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Personality Quiz: How Open Are Cannabis Consumers? - Leafly

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 15:54

Leafly

Personality Quiz: How Open Are Cannabis Consumers?
Leafly
Sometimes, psychological research acts as an enlightening agent, delving into the depths of the mind and illuminating obscure elements of our unconscious. Other times… well, its discoveries reveal information we already knew – like the fact that ...

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Colorado's 2017 marijuana sales reach $1 billion in just eight months - The Cannabist

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 15:54

The Cannabist

Colorado's 2017 marijuana sales reach $1 billion in just eight months
The Cannabist
During the month of August, sales of flower, edibles, concentrates and accessories were nearly $137 million — $100.3 million from recreational cannabis sales and $36.5 million from medical marijuana — according to The Cannabist's calculations.

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2 marijuana 'grow houses' found in Filmore area: NOPD - NOLA.com

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 15:34

NOLA.com

2 marijuana 'grow houses' found in Filmore area: NOPD
NOLA.com
New Orleans Police arrested a man and a woman Monday (Oct. 9) for their involvement in two separate marijuana "grow houses," according to police documents. Narcotics agents confiscated approximately 20 pounds of packed marijuana, a "large amount" of ...

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Canopy marijuana company expanding in deal with mystery BC greenhouse operator - Ottawa Citizen

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 14:35

Ottawa Citizen

Canopy marijuana company expanding in deal with mystery BC greenhouse operator
Ottawa Citizen
Canopy Growth Corp. will spread its cannabis empire into B.C. with a deal that will give another huge boost to what is already the world's largest medical marijuana company. The Smiths Falls-based company has announced a partnership with a company that ...
Canopy Growth to more than double marijuana growing capacityTheRecord.com

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Can You Get Evicted for Legally Using Cannabis? - Leafly

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 13:36

Leafly

Can You Get Evicted for Legally Using Cannabis?
Leafly
Where can you legally smoke cannabis? Most often, the answer is within a private residence where you're out of view of the general public. But what if you're a renter of your “private residence?” This creates a confusing dilemma for those who are ...

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Quebec City police bust medical marijuana dispensary - CBC.ca

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 12:45

CBC.ca

Quebec City police bust medical marijuana dispensary
CBC.ca
The company said it plans to reopen the dispensary as soon as possible and will continue promoting safe access to medical cannabis. It also criticized police for ''stifling a business's efforts to offer a medicinal alternative, in conformity with the ...

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Now you can add a marijuana degree to your higher education - Kansas City Star

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 12:33

Kansas City Star

Now you can add a marijuana degree to your higher education
Kansas City Star
Though there is already a Cannabis College and a number of programs around the country dealing with marijuana law and policy, Northern Michigan University may have implemented the very first four-year degree addressing the science and business ...

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It's high time for legalization, says Digby cannabis dispensary owner - The Spectator

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 09:42

The Spectator

It's high time for legalization, says Digby cannabis dispensary owner
The Spectator
This is what Roland Swift asked his employees before hiring them at High Tides, the medical cannabis dispensary that's just opened in Digby. It's a reality they face daily, awaiting legislation to legalize marijuana, which would end the limbo ...

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California Fires Destroy Cannabis Crops At Harvest Time - Forbes

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 04:26

Forbes

California Fires Destroy Cannabis Crops At Harvest Time
Forbes
The fires in northern California are turning into a catastrophe for local cannabis growers. Some farmers have seen their crops incinerated, while others have watched helplessly as ash and smoke contaminate sensitive marijuana flowers. The fires in ...
Devastating Photos Show Wildfire's Toll on a California Cannabis FarmLeafly
Legal cannabis linked to 66% rise in traffic deaths in Colorado: Study reveals surge in fatal motor accidents since ...Daily Mail
Legal pot opponents urge cannabis commission to 'protect the people'Taunton Daily Gazette
The Bakersfield Californian -Daily Californian -OC Weekly
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OR: The River 105.9 - It's all about Variety - Connecticut

Drug News Bot - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 00:53
OR: The River 105.9 - It's all about Variety - Connecticut (US) [ ...] ... (Wed Oct 11 21:53:15 2017 PDT) [$drug_related(50%), $drugwar_propaganda(80%), $propaganda_theme2(80%), $propaganda_theme3(60%), $propaganda_theme5(75%), $prohibition_agency(50%), $drug_dog(50%), $incarceration(100%), $youth(75%)]
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OR: PSU researchers find cancer-causing Benzene in 'dabbing' vapor - KPIC

Bot - Cannabis - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 00:49
kpic.com (US) PSU researchers find cancer-causing Benzene in 'dabbing' vapor ! KPIC PSU researchers find cancer-causing Benzene in 'dabbing' vapor Organic chemistry researchers at Portland State University have discovered a known formed when the marijuana extract known as b butane hash oilb is vaporized at very high temperatures. (Wed Oct 11 21:49:12 2017 PDT)
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OR: PSU researchers find cancer-causing Benzene in 'dabbing' vapor - KPIC

Drug News Bot - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 00:49
kpic.com (US) PSU researchers find cancer-causing Benzene in 'dabbing' vapor ! KPIC PSU researchers find cancer-causing Benzene in 'dabbing' vapor Organic chemistry researchers at Portland State University have discovered a known formed when the marijuana extract known as b butane hash oilb is vaporized at very high temperatures. (Wed Oct 11 21:49:12 2017 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(60%), $propaganda_theme2(60%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $compassion_club(100%), $plants(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $medical_cannabis(100%), $cannabis(100%), $hashish(100%), $school(100%)]
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