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CANADA: 7 mayors want pot removed from federal list of illegal drugs

Drug News Bot - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 01:11
delta-optimist.com A marijuana plant is shown at a commercial grow in Springfield. Mayors from six U.S. cities where marijuana is legal have formed a coalition with the aim of preparing other states and the federal government for marijuana legalization. (Tue Jun 12 02:11:42 2018 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(100%), $explicit_propaganda(70%), $propaganda_theme1(100%), $propaganda_theme2(70%), $propaganda_theme3(75%), $use_is_abuse(100%), $propaganda_theme4(100%), $propaganda_theme5(60%), $propaganda_theme7(100%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(95%), $drug_law(100%), $prohibitionists_other(50%), $legalization(100%), $hallucinogen(100%), $chemicals(100%), $plants(100%), $euphoric_depressant(100%), $analgesic(100%), $psychedelic(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $medical_cannabis(100%), $narcotic(100%), $opiate(100%), $heroin(100%), $LSD(100%), $cannabis(100%), $cannabis_industry(85%), $various_drugs(95%), $various_illegal_drugs(100%), $youth(60%), $school(100%), $legalism(50%), $msm(100%), $mockingbird(100%), $assoc_press(100%)]
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TOP: Democrat files to run as Agriculture Commissioner, wants oversight of medical marijuana - tbo.com

Bot - Cannabis - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 01:10
tbo.com It's been no secret for some time among the state's medical-marijuana industry insiders that the Fort Lauderdale Democrat was going to enter the race. (Tue Jun 12 14:10:49 2018 PDT)
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FL: Florida Regulators Struggle To Keep Up With Medical Marijuana Industry - WUSF News

Bot - Cannabis - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 01:09
wusfnews.wusf.usf.edu (US) Florida Regulators Struggle To Keep Up With Medical Marijuana Industry ! WUSF News ... (Tue Jun 12 20:09:34 2018 PDT)
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TOP: Picturing the drug raids of the and#8216;Just Say No' era

Bot - Cannabis - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 01:09
TOP: Picturing the drug raids of the ‘Just Say No' era (US) Era Richard Nixon declared that drugs were b public enemy number oneb in 1971. (Tue Jun 12 14:09:20 2018 PDT)
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FL: Opioid overdoses - WUSF News

Drug News Bot - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 01:09
wusfnews.wusf.usf.edu (US) A drug dealer will face murder charges after deputies said a man overdosed on an opioid that was sold to him. (Tue Jun 12 20:09:34 2018 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(100%), $propaganda_theme1(100%), $propaganda_theme2(95%), $propaganda_theme3(65%), $propaganda_theme6(65%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(95%), $govt_prohib_other(90%), $prohibition_agency(100%), $chemicals(100%), $pharms(100%), $euphoric_depressant(100%), $analgesic(100%), $anesthetic(100%), $opioid(100%), $narcotic(100%), $opiate(100%), $heroin(100%), $fentanyl(100%), $various_drugs(95%), $various_illegal_drugs(100%), $aggrandizement(100%), $msm(100%), $mockingbird(100%), $assoc_press(100%)]
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FL: Florida Regulators Struggle To Keep Up With Medical Marijuana Industry - WUSF News

Drug News Bot - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 01:09
wusfnews.wusf.usf.edu (US) Florida Regulators Struggle To Keep Up With Medical Marijuana Industry ! WUSF News ... (Tue Jun 12 20:09:34 2018 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(70%), $explicit_propaganda(70%), $propaganda_theme2(70%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $plants(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $medical_cannabis(100%), $cannabis(100%), $cannabis_industry(85%)]
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CANADA: Actress Rose McGowan indicted on cocaine charge in Virginia - Living - Cape Breton Post

Drug News Bot - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 01:06
capebretonpost.com (US) Charging documents say cocaine was found in a wallet McGowan left behind on a plane last year. (Tue Jun 12 02:06:01 2018 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(75%), $propaganda_theme2(70%), $propaganda_theme5(60%), $propaganda_theme6(75%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(95%), $chemicals(100%), $euphoric_stimulant(100%), $stimulant(100%), $cocaine(100%), $various_drugs(95%), $youth(60%), $jury(100%), $msm(100%), $mockingbird(100%), $assoc_press(100%)]
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CANADA: Police dog in Saskatoon bites girl, 6, while tracking home-invasion suspects

Bot - Cannabis - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 01:04
burnabynow.com Police dog in Saskatoon bites girl, 6, while tracking home-invasion suspects Police dog in Saskatoon bites girl... (Tue Jun 12 02:04:11 2018 PDT)
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CANADA: Demonstrators stop Edmonton Pride parade over police participation

Bot - Cannabis - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 01:04
burnabynow.com Cannabis changes worry Burnaby employers ... (Tue Jun 12 02:04:11 2018 PDT)
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CANADA: Police and protesters face off during anti-G7 'day of disruption' in Quebec City

Bot - Cannabis - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 01:04
burnabynow.com They were closely followed at all times by a large police presence that included flashing sirens. (Tue Jun 12 02:04:11 2018 PDT)
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CANADA: Demonstrators stop Edmonton Pride parade over police participation

Drug News Bot - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 01:04
burnabynow.com Cannabis changes worry Burnaby employers ... (Tue Jun 12 02:04:11 2018 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(80%), $propaganda_theme1(80%), $propaganda_theme2(75%), $propaganda_theme3(60%), $propaganda_theme5(60%), $protest(50%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $plants(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $cannabis(100%), $youth(60%), $meeting(100%)]
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Medical cannabis and the challenge for regulation of medicines - The Independent

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 06/11/2018 - 16:04

The Independent

Medical cannabis and the challenge for regulation of medicines
The Independent
Three-quarters of the British public think doctors should be able to prescribe cannabis for medical purposes. Wider interest has followed recent media reports about children such as six-year-old Alfie Dingley, whose seizures have been dramatically ...

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Head of cannabis-legalization task force urges licensed producers to respect Ottawa's cautious approach - The Globe and Mail

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 06/11/2018 - 15:04

The Globe and Mail

Head of cannabis-legalization task force urges licensed producers to respect Ottawa's cautious approach
The Globe and Mail
In her presentation, Ms. McLellan said Canadians between the ages of 11 and 15 use more cannabis than in any other part of the world. Keeping marijuana out of the hands of youth is a key objective of the effort to legalize and regulate recreational ...
Canadian marijuana firms warned to play by the rules after legalizationCTV News
Province could open 11 cannabis stores today, CEO tells conferenceCBC.ca
Take a Sneak Peek Inside a Cannabis NB StoreHuddle Today
Financial Post
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What's the story behind the new cannabis-selling 'coffee shops' in Paris? - The Local France

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 06/11/2018 - 14:04

The Local France

What's the story behind the new cannabis-selling 'coffee shops' in Paris?
The Local France
Two "coffee shops" selling legal cannabis opened their doors in the French capital last week. So what's the story? What are these "coffee shops"? Two shops selling cannabis and cannabis or more specifically "cannabidiol" based products (CBD) opened in ...

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American mayors call on federal government to ease marijuana penalties - The Independent

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 06/11/2018 - 13:18

The Independent

American mayors call on federal government to ease marijuana penalties
The Independent
Tens of millions of Americans now live in states that allow adults to purchase and possess marijuana, and medical cannabis is available across an even larger swathe of the United States. But the federal Controlled Substances Act considers marijuana to ...
Mayor Wheeler to federal government: 'Cannabis prohibition has failed'KGW.com
Marijuana mood is shifting nationwideKARE11.com
Hancock Leads National Mayors' Coalition Calling for Federal Marijuana ReformWestword
CBS San Francisco
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Media startup Prøhbtd raises $8M to help bring cannabis to the mainstream - TechCrunch

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 06/11/2018 - 10:44

TechCrunch

Media startup Prøhbtd raises $8M to help bring cannabis to the mainstream
TechCrunch
Sutton-Shearer said one of his priorities is forging “mainstream partnerships” like Prøhbtd's deal with Advertising Week. The company also works with more than 60 cannabis brands — not just on branded videos and sponsorships, but more broadly on ...

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Forget Kombucha and Coconut Water, Cannabis Is the Next Hot Beverage Trend - Inc.com

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 06/11/2018 - 10:39

Inc.com

Forget Kombucha and Coconut Water, Cannabis Is the Next Hot Beverage Trend
Inc.com
But cannabis holds a new opportunity for drink makers looking for the next trend in consumer tastes, especially as legalization spreads among states and new marijuana users look for more social ways to consume. "Beverages are the most exciting consumer ...

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Mother of epileptic boy will not get confiscated cannabis oil back - The Guardian

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 06/11/2018 - 09:05

The Guardian

Mother of epileptic boy will not get confiscated cannabis oil back
The Guardian
Cannabis is a medicine in 20 other countries and was a medicine in the UK until 1971,” he said. “Why not make it a medicine again? We have a politically, not medically, based cannabis policy in the UK and this is why people like Billy Caldwell have to ...
Billy Caldwell cannabis oil plea rejected by Home OfficeBBC News
Mother who had son's medical cannabis confiscated warns he 'will surely pass away' if law does not changeThe Independent
Seizing epileptic boy's cannabis oil at Heathrow signed his death warrant, mother tells ministerTelegraph.co.uk
Sky News -The Sun -Daily Mail
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