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CANADA: FTC confirms Facebook investigation on privacy - Business - Cape Breton Post

Drug News Bot - Tue, 03/27/2018 - 01:05
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CANADA: Feds ease restrictions on prescription heroin - Brockville Recorder

Drug News Bot - Tue, 03/27/2018 - 01:03
recorder.ca (Canada) The government is making it easier for patients to access prescription heroin and methadone in its fight against the opioid crisis. (Tue Mar 27 02:03:31 2018 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(75%), $addiction(60%), $propaganda_theme2(75%), $propaganda_theme3(75%), $propaganda_theme6(65%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $chemicals(100%), $euphoric_depressant(100%), $analgesic(100%), $opioid(100%), $narcotic(100%), $opiate(100%), $heroin(100%), $methadone(100%)]
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Prohibitions sought for public vaping and cannabis smoking - Times Colonist

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 03/26/2018 - 20:57

Times Colonist

Prohibitions sought for public vaping and cannabis smoking
Times Colonist
Premier John Horgan said in December that marijuana smokers in B.C. would likely have to abide by the same public smoking rules as tobacco when cannabis becomes legal, which is expected to happen this summer. British Columbia's Tobacco and Vapour ...

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Doctors NS releases recommendations ahead of marijuana legalization - CTV News

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 03/26/2018 - 17:28

CTV News

Doctors NS releases recommendations ahead of marijuana legalization
CTV News
Doctors Nova Scotia has released six recommendations aimed at minimizing the harms associated with cannabis use. The association says it wants the province to take a population health approach to cannabis legalization, pointing to 2012 data from Health ...

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Cannabis company chose Richmond County over several sites in Nova Scotia - Cape Breton Post

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 03/26/2018 - 16:55

Cape Breton Post

Cannabis company chose Richmond County over several sites in Nova Scotia
Cape Breton Post
A Halifax-based company is encouraged its licence to cultivate medical marijuana crops in Richmond County will move ahead after it's been thoroughly scrutinized by Health Canada. Headland Cultivation Company plans to set up a cannabis production ...

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How Canada's biggest cannabis deal made poison pills harder to swallow - The Globe and Mail

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 03/26/2018 - 13:43

The Globe and Mail

How Canada's biggest cannabis deal made poison pills harder to swallow
The Globe and Mail
CanniMed, a medical marijuana producer, had discussed its own takeover of Newstrike Resources Ltd. as a springboard into the coming legal cannabis world. Some of CanniMed's major shareholders, who had representatives on the board, disagreed with the ...

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Gross Receipts Taxes in the Marijuana Industry Found to Cause Distortionary Effects - Tax Foundation

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 03/26/2018 - 13:10

Tax Foundation

Gross Receipts Taxes in the Marijuana Industry Found to Cause Distortionary Effects
Tax Foundation
The new empirical evidence highlights the distortionary effects of gross receipts taxes and bodes bad news for Washington State's existing, unrelated gross receipts tax, the Business & Occupation tax, and for other states currently imposing or ...

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Here's how much marijuana you'd need to be eligible for the death penalty under federal law - Washington Post

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 03/26/2018 - 11:49

Washington Post

Here's how much marijuana you'd need to be eligible for the death penalty under federal law
Washington Post
The quantity-based capital punishment provision is of particular concern to state-legal marijuana businesses. The plant remains illegal under federal law, regardless of what state laws say. Aaron Smith, executive director of the National Cannabis ...

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Marijuana May Aid in Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery - Fortune

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 03/26/2018 - 10:44

Fortune

Marijuana May Aid in Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery
Fortune
A recent study published in Neuropsychopharmacology found that a substance found in cannabis called cannabidiol, or CBD, can help prevent relapses in drug and alcohol patients, especially when those patients are re-entering stress-filled environments ...
Hulking Hemp: Using Cannabis to Elevate Your NutritionWestword
Research Shows Cannabis May Curb Alcohol and Cocaine ...Complex
Cannabis helps alcohol, cocaine addicts overcome cravings - studyThe Star, Kenya
JOE -Nature -Nature -Springer
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Doctors Nova Scotia makes 6 recommendations ahead of cannabis legalization - Globalnews.ca

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 03/26/2018 - 09:02

Globalnews.ca

Doctors Nova Scotia makes 6 recommendations ahead of cannabis legalization
Globalnews.ca
The first recommendation from Doctors Nova Scotia argues that cannabis should be sold through a government monopoly, with a primary objective of protecting public health rather than making money. Doctors Nova Scotia says they want the distinction ...
Windsor looking for 'fair share' funding as border city when cannabis is legalizedCTV News
In the murky world of DC marijuana law, pop-up markets thriveWashington Post
Company sells Calif. town it planned to make marijuana meccaFinancial Post
MassLive.com -MetroNews Canada -NJ.com
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California's marijuana edibles makers are going extinct | GreenState - GreenState

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 03/26/2018 - 07:00

GreenState

California's marijuana edibles makers are going extinct | GreenState
GreenState
Gina Golden's 12 year-old Golden Goddess edibles line has no path to the legal cannabis market. | Photo by Elise McDonough. Gina Golden stirs up a batch of her “Island Queen” cannabis-infused granola from her home kitchen in Oakland. It's a far cry ...
How much is too much with marijuana edibles? Nevada industry shares secrets to customer safetyLas Vegas Sun

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OR: McConnell looks to complete hemp's comeback as crop - KPTV - FOX 12

Bot - Cannabis - Mon, 03/26/2018 - 01:51
kptv.com (US) Hemp and marijuana are the same species. (Mon Mar 26 21:51:01 2018 PDT)
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OR: McConnell looks to complete hemp's comeback as crop - KPTV - FOX 12

Drug News Bot - Mon, 03/26/2018 - 01:51
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OR: Lane County jail deputy accused of raping teen - Oregon - KOIN

Bot - Cannabis - Mon, 03/26/2018 - 01:48
koin.com (US) (AP) - A Lane County jail deputy has been arrested on suspicion of raping a teen and providing her with alcohol and marijuana. ... (Mon Mar 26 21:48:07 2018 PDT)
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OR: Company sells California town planned as a marijuana mecca

Bot - Cannabis - Mon, 03/26/2018 - 01:48
koin.com (US) American Green will continue its plans to transform the town into a one-stop cannabis resort complete with a buds-and-breakfast hotel. (Mon Mar 26 21:48:07 2018 PDT)
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FL: HUSBAND AND WIFE DUO ACCUSED OF MAKING FAKE MONEY -- WZEP AM 1460

Bot - Cannabis - Mon, 03/26/2018 - 01:48
wzep1460.com According to the Lynn Haven Police Department, the duo are facing felony charges for bill forgery, child neglect, possession of a firearm, possession of methamphetamine, and possession of more than 20 grams of marijuana. According to the Lynn Haven Police Department, the duo are facing felony charges for bill forgery, child neglect, possession of a fir... (Mon Mar 26 20:48:46 2018 PDT)
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FL: Entertaiment - Central Florida - wfla.com - WFLA and WTTA

Bot - Cannabis - Mon, 03/26/2018 - 01:48
wfla.com (US) Medical marijuana ID card still a tough get in Fl... (Mon Mar 26 19:48:52 2018 PDT)
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OR: Lane County jail deputy accused of raping teen - Oregon - KOIN

Drug News Bot - Mon, 03/26/2018 - 01:48
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OR: Company sells California town planned as a marijuana mecca

Drug News Bot - Mon, 03/26/2018 - 01:48
koin.com (US) American Green will continue its plans to transform the town into a one-stop cannabis resort complete with a buds-and-breakfast hotel. (Mon Mar 26 21:48:07 2018 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(50%), $propaganda_theme2(50%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $plants(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $cannabis(100%), $msm(100%), $mockingbird(100%), $assoc_press(100%)]
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FL: Department Of Health Discuss Medical Marijuana Regulations Amidst Legislature's Frustrations - WUSF News

Bot - Cannabis - Mon, 03/26/2018 - 01:41
wusfnews.wusf.usf.edu (US) Department Of Health Discuss Medical Marijuana Regulations Amidst Legislature's Frustrations ! WUSF News Department Of Health Discuss Medical Marijuana Regulations Amidst Legislature's Frustrations ! WUSF News Department Of Health Dis... (Mon Mar 26 20:41:48 2018 PDT)
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