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CANADA: Les producteurs canadiens de cannabis reculent une fois de plus en Bourse - Le Devoir

Drug News Bot - Sat, 02/03/2018 - 01:10
ledevoir.com (US) Les producteurs canadiens de cannabis reculent une fois de plus en Bourse ! Le Devoir Les producteurs canadiens de cannabis reculent une fois de plus en Bourse Les producteurs can... (Sat Feb 03 02:10:10 2018 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(50%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $plants(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $cannabis(100%)]
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TOP: Ex-fugitive 'Santa' gets 18 months in prison for pot - San Antonio Express-News

Bot - Cannabis - Sat, 02/03/2018 - 01:09
expressnews.com (US) Ex-fugitive b Santab gets 18 months in prison for pot - San Antonio Express-News Ex-fugitive b Santab gets 18 months in prison for pot Jame... (Sat Feb 03 14:09:46 2018 PST)
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CANADA: No jail in Sudbury cocaine bust - Timmins Press

Drug News Bot - Sat, 02/03/2018 - 01:09
timminspress.com (Canada) The court heard that Greater Sudbury Police received a tip that Lindgren was trafficking in cocaine. (Sat Feb 03 02:09:24 2018 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(55%), $propaganda_theme2(50%), $propaganda_theme3(55%), $propaganda_theme8(55%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(95%), $govt_prohib_other(66%), $secret_evidence(55%), $chemicals(100%), $euphoric_stimulant(100%), $stimulant(100%), $cocaine(100%), $various_drugs(95%), $various_illegal_drugs(100%), $incarceration(100%)]
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CANADA: Timmins Press

Drug News Bot - Sat, 02/03/2018 - 01:09
timminspress.com (Canada) No jail in Sudbury cocaine bust A Greater Sudbury businessman won't be serving time in jail for dealing in cocaine. ... (Sat Feb 03 02:09:24 2018 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(75%), $propaganda_theme2(70%), $propaganda_theme5(60%), $propaganda_theme6(75%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $chemicals(100%), $euphoric_stimulant(100%), $stimulant(100%), $cocaine(100%), $incarceration(100%), $youth(60%), $aggrandizement(100%)]
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TOP: Yolo County readies new medical marijuana tax for June ballot - The Sacramento Bee

Bot - Cannabis - Sat, 02/03/2018 - 01:06
sacbee.com (US) Yolo County readies new medical marijuana tax for June ballot ! The Sacramento Bee Which candidates for governor have smoked pot? (Sat Feb 03 14:06:09 2018 PST)
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TOP: Book tells 'What's wrong with my marijuana plant?' - The Sacramento Bee

Bot - Cannabis - Sat, 02/03/2018 - 01:06
sacbee.com (US) Book tells 'What's wrong with my marijuana plant?' ! The Sacramento Bee If you are 21. (Sat Feb 03 14:06:09 2018 PST)
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CANADA: Drug charges stayed against Middle Sackville man - Local - News - Cape Breton Post

Drug News Bot - Sat, 02/03/2018 - 01:05
capebretonpost.com (US) Was charged with two counts of trafficking in cocaine. (Sat Feb 03 02:05:20 2018 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(75%), $propaganda_theme5(60%), $propaganda_theme6(75%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(95%), $chemicals(100%), $euphoric_stimulant(100%), $stimulant(100%), $cocaine(100%), $various_drugs(95%), $incarceration(100%), $youth(60%), $school(100%)]
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CANADA: POLICE: Drug charges after driving stop - Brockville Recorder

Drug News Bot - Sat, 02/03/2018 - 01:03
recorder.ca (Canada) A 31-year-old woman was arrested and charged with possession of crystal meth after a routine traffic stop overnight Friday. (Sat Feb 03 02:03:22 2018 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(75%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $propaganda_theme6(75%), $propaganda_theme8(50%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(90%), $secret_evidence(50%), $chemicals(100%), $euphoric_stimulant(100%), $stimulant(100%), $methamphetamine(100%), $amphetamines(100%), $various_drugs(90%)]
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CN BC: Vancouver Blazes Psychedelic Research Trail

MAP Drugnews - Top Stories - Sat, 02/03/2018 - 01:00
The Georgia Straight, 01 Feb 2018 - Decades after Canada abandoned the field, the B.C. Centre on Substance Use is investigating the benefits of drugs like MDMA and psilocybin In 2011, Gerald Thomas was invited to an Indigenous community in a remote area of British Columbia. Working for the Centre for Addictions Research of B.C., he was one of a small team of scientists who observed 12 people take ayahuasca, an Amazonian mixture that induces vivid visual and auditory hallucinations as well as deep emotional and intellectual reflection.
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CN BC: Overdose Toll 150 In Valley Last Year

MAP Drugnews - Top Stories - Sat, 02/03/2018 - 01:00
The Daily Courier, 01 Feb 2018 - Health official says region needs to be able to treat more drug users With the second highest rate of illicit drug overdose deaths in the province last year, the overdose crisis in the Okanagan remains concerning and distressing, says chief medical health officer Trevor Corneil.
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CN AB: Ready To Challenge Trudeau

MAP Drugnews - Top Stories - Sat, 02/03/2018 - 01:00
Metro, 01 Feb 2018 - Group to ask about opioid crisis at town hall Edmontonians will line up at MacEwan University on Thursday in hopes of getting face time with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. Moms Stop the Harm, a group of parents who have lost children to drug overdoses, plans to have 10 to 15 members at the town hall to challenge the PM on the opioid crisis.
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CN BC: B.C. Health Officer Calls For Greater Focus On Opioid Crisis

MAP Drugnews - Top Stories - Sat, 02/03/2018 - 01:00
Globe and Mail, 01 Feb 2018 - Kendall ends term by calling on province to think further outside the box, its comfort zones British Columbia's provincial health officer concluded his last day in the role with a call to further push the envelope in responding to the province's overdose crisis, which new numbers show killed more than 1,400 people last year.
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CN BC: Interior Health Issues Overdose Alert For Region

MAP Drugnews - Top Stories - Sat, 02/03/2018 - 01:00
Nelson Star, 31 Jan 2018 - 'It doesn't help to have conversations that are fear-based' Nine people died of suspected overdoses in a span of five days last week in the Interior Health region that includes Nelson. Seven of those deaths were reported to have occurred between Jan. 23 to 26, with two more fatalities added on Jan. 27.
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CN ON: Safety Advocate Issues Warning About Pot Edibles

MAP Drugnews - Top Stories - Sat, 02/03/2018 - 01:00
Edmonton Sun, 31 Jan 2018 - Unless you want to see people climbing up trees, the Ontario Safety League is urging Canada to stay away from legalizing the sale of marijuana edibles. "Governments planning to tax legal marijuana sales should put a stop to edibles right now," said Brian Patterson, president of the Ontario Safety League. "It's way too risky to go down that road."
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CN NS: Editorial: The Trip Back From Town

MAP Drugnews - Top Stories - Sat, 02/03/2018 - 01:00
The News, 31 Jan 2018 - Far out, man, New Glasgow is chosen as one of the select spots around Nova Scotia that will have marijuana available. If you're one of those interested in partaking of the herb once legalized, consider yourself lucky, because these places are few and far between. If you live in a remote corner of Pictou County and think driving in to town for groceries is a long haul, well, it's a lot less daunting a prospect compared to what some tokers will face.
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CN ON: Column: Governments Lusting After Cannabis Taxes

MAP Drugnews - Top Stories - Sat, 02/03/2018 - 01:00
North Bay Nugget, 31 Jan 2018 - When I walk downtown in a year or two, will I have my choice of one or more cannabis lounges? The idea of creating cannabis, marijuana or pot places where consumers can smoke in pleasant and friendly surroundings is being floated in Ontario. The government reportedly welcomes feedback. It's all very funny. governments at all levels have been making life very difficult for tobacco smokers. governments impose extremely harsh taxes on tobacco. Municipal governments impose so many limitations that smokers struggle to find a place where they can enjoy a cigarette.
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CN NS: Truro Nslc Outlet Named As A Cannabis Retail Location

MAP Drugnews - Top Stories - Sat, 02/03/2018 - 01:00
Truro Daily News, 31 Jan 2018 - Province approves nine locations and online sales Truro is to be one of nine locations in Nova Scotia where marijuana will be sold from an NSLC store, the provincial government announced Tuesday. The NSLC store at 6 Court St., has been selected as a retail location, once cannabis is legalized, Attorney General and Justice Minister Mark Furey said, in a news release.
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What's wrong with your marijuana plant? They know - Sacramento Bee

Google - Cannabis - Fri, 02/02/2018 - 21:30

Sacramento Bee

What's wrong with your marijuana plant? They know
Sacramento Bee
David Deardorff has heard endless pleas for help from gardeners. As a longtime horticulturist and plant pathologist, he helps both experienced and novice growers figure out what's wrong with their plants. Lately, he's turned his attention from tomatoes ...

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Marijuana millionaires: The Canadian execs getting rich off the rally - The Globe and Mail

Google - Cannabis - Fri, 02/02/2018 - 17:41

The Globe and Mail

Marijuana millionaires: The Canadian execs getting rich off the rally
The Globe and Mail
This past week alone wiped $5-billion from the combined market capitalization of Canada's top three cannabis companies, and our sample of 27 executives and directors lost a combined $400-million in the value of their stakes. What's more, profits in the ...
Canadian Marijuana Stocks Plunge Amid 'Panic Selling'HuffPost Canada
3 Marijuana Stocks That Should Be Profitable in 2018Motley Fool
Aphria sells interest in Arizona cannabis company for US$20 millionWindsor Star

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Should marijuana really be banned from the Olympics? - Big Think (blog)

Google - Cannabis - Fri, 02/02/2018 - 17:36

Big Think (blog)

Should marijuana really be banned from the Olympics?
Big Think (blog)
Yet Rebagliati never denied his love for marijuana. Today he runs a cannabis branding company and is an advocate for using marijuana as a performance enhancement drug—the very argument that almost lost him the gold. Similar to states like Colorado and ...

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