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CANADA: Canadian winemakers uncork ad campaign to 'Free My Grapes'

Bot - Cannabis - Tue, 06/26/2018 - 01:04
burnabynow.com Cannabis dispensaries get real Oct. 17, 2018; municipal leaders can't wait Cannabis dispensaries get real Oct. 17, 2018; municipal l... (Tue Jun 26 02:04:56 2018 PDT)
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CANADA: Police forces welcome delay in pot rules implementation as they prep for legal weed

Bot - Cannabis - Tue, 06/26/2018 - 01:04
burnabynow.com Police forces welcome delay in pot rules implementation as they prep for legal weed TORONTO b Law enforcement agencies are welcoming a delay in the implementation of the country's new cannabis rules. (Tue Jun 26 02:04:56 2018 PDT)
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CANADA: Feds to make it 'fair' for those with criminal records for marijuana possession

Drug News Bot - Tue, 06/26/2018 - 01:04
burnabynow.com The government will look at ways to make things fair for those who have criminal records for marijuana possession. (Tue Jun 26 02:04:56 2018 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(100%), $explicit_propaganda(70%), $propaganda_theme2(50%), $propaganda_theme3(75%), $use_is_abuse(100%), $propaganda_theme4(100%), $propaganda_theme7(100%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $legalization(100%), $plants(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $cannabis(100%), $school(100%)]
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CANADA: Canadian winemakers uncork ad campaign to 'Free My Grapes'

Drug News Bot - Tue, 06/26/2018 - 01:04
burnabynow.com Cannabis dispensaries get real Oct. 17, 2018; municipal leaders can't wait Cannabis dispensaries get real Oct. 17, 2018; municipal l... (Tue Jun 26 02:04:56 2018 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(60%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $propaganda_theme5(50%), $propaganda_theme6(60%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $compassion_club(100%), $chemicals(85%), $plants(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $depressant_intoxicant(85%), $medical_cannabis(100%), $alcohol(85%), $cannabis(100%), $youth(50%), $school(100%)]
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CANADA: Police forces welcome delay in pot rules implementation as they prep for legal weed

Drug News Bot - Tue, 06/26/2018 - 01:04
burnabynow.com Police forces welcome delay in pot rules implementation as they prep for legal weed TORONTO b Law enforcement agencies are welcoming a delay in the implementation of the country's new cannabis rules. (Tue Jun 26 02:04:56 2018 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(100%), $propaganda_theme2(100%), $propaganda_theme3(65%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(95%), $drug_ngo(100%), $drug_law(100%), $prohibitionist_ngo(100%), $chemicals(100%), $plants(100%), $euphoric_depressant(100%), $analgesic(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $narcotic(100%), $opiate(100%), $cannabis(100%), $various_drugs(95%), $school(100%), $aggrandizement(100%)]
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CANADA: Bylaw built for pedestrians - The Belleville Intelligencer

Drug News Bot - Tue, 06/26/2018 - 01:02
intelligencer.ca (Canada) The set fines range from $65 - for a wide range of infractions such as people over the age of 14 riding bikes on sidewalks, anyone using a bicycle, skateboard, in-line skates or roller skates on a sidewalk in the downtown, leaving a bicycle, e-bike, ... (Tue Jun 26 02:02:01 2018 PDT) [$drug_related(50%), $drugwar_propaganda(50%), $propaganda_theme2(50%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $drug_ngo(50%), $drug_reform_ngo(50%), $ramp(50%)]
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CO: Business News - The Business Times

Bot - Cannabis - Tue, 06/26/2018 - 01:01
thebusinesstimes.com (US) An agricultural lighting company has announced plans to relocate operations to the Grand Valley as the firm joins in efforts to evaluate the use of ultraviolet lights in hemp production. ... (Tue Jun 26 16:01:47 2018 PDT)
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US FL: Colombian Drug Kingpin Caught In Argentina Gets 31 Years

MAP Drugnews - Top Stories - Tue, 06/26/2018 - 00:00
Sun-Sentinel, 22 Jun 2018 - A convicted Colombian drug cartel leader who went undercover to inform on Mexican kingpin "El Chapo" and other major traffickers has been sentenced to 31 years in prison. The Miami Herald reports that 48-year-old Henry De Jesus Lopez Londono, who was arrested in Argentina and extradited to Miami in 2016, was sentenced on Monday for drug trafficking conspiracy.
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US okays marijuana-based drug for seizures - CTV News

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 06/25/2018 - 21:32

CTV News

US okays marijuana-based drug for seizures
CTV News
But it's not quite medical marijuana. The strawberry-flavoured syrup is a purified form of a chemical ingredient found in the cannabis plant - but not the one that gets users high. It's not yet clear why the ingredient, called cannabidiol, or CBD ...
US approves first marijuana plant-derived drugCNBC
Marijuana drug wins FDA approval—a first that may change federal regulationsArs Technica
First Marijuana-Based Medicine Is Approved for Sale in USBloomberg
CNN -NPR -Sky News -FDA.gov
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Ahead of legalization, doctors warn pregnant women of cannabis risks - The Globe and Mail

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 06/25/2018 - 15:00

The Globe and Mail

Ahead of legalization, doctors warn pregnant women of cannabis risks
The Globe and Mail
Despite the warnings, many women believe marijuana is safe, even in pregnancy, Dr. Cook said. A 2015 study published in the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology found 70 per cent of women surveyed believe consuming cannabis once or twice ...

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The Digest: A Marijuana-Derived Medication Is Now Approved For Sale in the US - Futurism

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 06/25/2018 - 13:27

Futurism

The Digest: A Marijuana-Derived Medication Is Now Approved For Sale in the US
Futurism
Epidiolex contains cannabidiol (CBD), one of the two main compounds in cannabis. Unlike the other compound, delta-9 tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), CBD doesn't produce a “high,” so users of Epidiolex won't get the same buzz from using the medication that ...

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Medical marijuana may soon be for sale in Arkansas. Is Oklahoma next? - CNN

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 06/25/2018 - 12:56

CNN

Medical marijuana may soon be for sale in Arkansas. Is Oklahoma next?
CNN
In 2016, voters amended the state Constitution to allow patients there to use cannabis to treat certain ailments. The amendment allowed the state to create a Medical Marijuana Commission, and several residents applied for and received ID cards that ...
Why Medical Marijuana Producer Aphria Could Become A Leader In The Recreational Marijuana MarketForbes
Ottawa to legalize outdoor cannabis cropsThe Globe and Mail
Meet Colorado's New Single-Issue Voters: The Cannabis CommunityNew York Times
The Hill -WISN Milwaukee -Financial Post
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Crafting Cannabis: A Modern-Day 'Lorenzo's Oil' - Forbes

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 06/25/2018 - 11:37

Forbes

Crafting Cannabis: A Modern-Day 'Lorenzo's Oil'
Forbes
The boy who inspired @MasayaCBD medical #marijuana oil. The most powerful ... Cannabidiol, or CBD, is one of the two most prevalent chemical compounds in the cannabis plant and has been proven effective in treating myriad health conditions. Unlike the ...

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Old Lady Clippers: Alberta seniors keep bud beautiful at licensed cannabis producer - CBC.ca

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 06/25/2018 - 07:06

CBC.ca

Old Lady Clippers: Alberta seniors keep bud beautiful at licensed cannabis producer
CBC.ca
Under a towering canopy of cannabis plants, five silver-haired women peer through the foliage, carefully snipping away any brown or tattered leaves. They call themselves the Old Lady Clippers. Up to three times a week, the seniors head down a gravel ...

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UK epilepsy drug to become first cannabis-based medicine in US - The Guardian

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 06/25/2018 - 06:07

The Guardian

UK epilepsy drug to become first cannabis-based medicine in US
The Guardian
The FDA commissioner, Scott Gottlieb, said: “This approval serves as a reminder that advancing sound development programmes that properly evaluate active ingredients contained in marijuana can lead to important medical therapies. And the FDA is ...

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What do you think about legalising cannabis in the UK? - The Guardian

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 06/25/2018 - 04:22

The Guardian

What do you think about legalising cannabis in the UK?
The Guardian
Hague was speaking after pressure mounted on the government to act in two high profile cases where medicinal cannabis was confiscated, but when Sajid Javid, the home secretary, announced a review on Wednesday he said it was not the first step towards ...

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OR: Occupy ICE encampment faces eviction from federal grounds in Portland - kugn-am

Drug News Bot - Mon, 06/25/2018 - 01:57
kugn.com The encampment is one of several Occupy ICE movements that have emerged in various cities. (Mon Jun 25 21:57:16 2018 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(75%), $propaganda_theme1(50%), $propaganda_theme2(50%), $propaganda_theme3(75%), $propaganda_theme5(60%), $propaganda_theme7(70%), $protest(50%), $govt_prohib_other(66%), $prohibition_agency(100%), $incarceration(100%), $youth(60%), $legalism(50%), $aggrandizement(100%)]
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OR: Father shot and killed while camping with children - KPTV - FOX 12

Bot - Cannabis - Mon, 06/25/2018 - 01:51
kptv.com (US) Medical milestone: US OKs marijuana-based drug for seizures Medical milestone: US OKs marijuana-based drug for seizures (Mon Jun 25 21:51:44 2018 PDT)
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OR: cannabis - 100.7 BOSS FM

Bot - Cannabis - Mon, 06/25/2018 - 01:51
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