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CANADA: Island Health takes proactive steps to reduce drug overdoses at music festivals - Goldstream News Gazette

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 00:16
goldstreamgazette.com (US) Island Health takes proactive steps to reduce drug overdoses at music festivals - Goldstream News Gazette Island Health praised the organizers for their approach to harm... (Wed Aug 09 02:16:53 2017 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(95%), $propaganda_theme2(95%), $use_is_abuse(60%), $propaganda_theme4(60%), $illegal_drugs(60%), $drugs(95%), $harm_reduction(100%), $chemicals(50%), $pharms(100%), $analgesic(100%), $anesthetic(100%), $depressant_intoxicant(50%), $naloxone(100%), $alcohol(50%), $fentanyl(100%), $various_drugs(95%), $various_illegal_drugs(60%), $meeting(100%)]
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[2]: Economists estimate eventual $210M payout from Oregon pot sales

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 00:15
caller.com (US) Economists estimate eventual $210M payout from Oregon pot sales Where the marijuana taxes will go: Economists estimate $210M payout from Oregon pot sales Oregon economists had a new figure to write into their revenue forecast this May: marijuana taxes. (Wed Aug 09 23:15:24 2017 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(70%), $explicit_propaganda(70%), $addiction(60%), $propaganda_theme2(60%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(90%), $chemicals(75%), $plants(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $depressant_intoxicant(75%), $alcohol(75%), $cannabis(100%), $cannabis_industry(85%), $various_drugs(90%), $school(100%), $aggrandizement(100%), $meeting(75%)]
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[2]: Legal pot dealers find home: Oregon's Cannabis Coast

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 00:15
caller.com (US) Recreational marijuana retailers have popped up all along the Oregon Coast. The already tourism-centric economy is finding niche businesses as the pot industry grows. Thereb s little so far to suggest marijuana is changing the coastal economy. (Wed Aug 09 23:15:24 2017 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(98%), $propaganda_theme1(60%), $propaganda_theme2(60%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $propaganda_theme7(98%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $compassion_club(100%), $plants(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $medical_cannabis(100%), $cannabis(100%), $cannabis_cuisine(95%), $cannabis_industry(85%), $legalism(50%)]
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[2]: Meet Pennsylvania's unlikely 'Pastor for Pot'

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 00:15
caller.com (US) Marijuana smuggling persists despite legalization When he was younger. He thought it was a drug b B a bad one b B and that people who smoked were stoners and potheads. (Wed Aug 09 23:15:24 2017 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(100%), $explicit_propaganda(60%), $propaganda_theme1(100%), $propaganda_theme2(75%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $use_is_abuse(100%), $propaganda_theme4(100%), $propaganda_theme5(60%), $propaganda_theme6(60%), $propaganda_theme7(100%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(100%), $drug_policy(100%), $govt_prohib_other(50%), $legalization(100%), $chemicals(50%), $plants(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $depressant_intoxicant(50%), $hemp(100%), $medical_cannabis(100%), $alcohol(50%), $cannabis(100%), $hashish(100%), $cannabis_industry(70%), $various_drugs(100%), $incarceration(100%), $youth(60%), $school(100%)]
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[2]: What's the big deal with legal pot? No one knows yet

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 00:15
caller.com (US) For years the only way to get marijuana was to grow it at home illegally or buy it on the black market. Today 205 million Americans live in a state where marijuana is legal for either recreational or medical use. How legalized marijuana is affecting our society has no clear answers. Scientists and public health experts sayB b B mainly becauseB we don't have enough information yet. (Wed Aug 09 23:15:24 2017 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(100%), $explicit_propaganda(90%), $propaganda_theme1(100%), $addiction(60%), $propaganda_theme2(90%), $propaganda_theme3(75%), $use_is_abuse(100%), $propaganda_theme4(100%), $propaganda_theme5(80%), $propaganda_theme6(90%), $propaganda_theme7(100%), $dissent_attacked(80%), $propaganda_theme8(80%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(95%), $drug_ngo(100%), $drug_reform_ngo(100%), $mpp(100%), $govt_prohib_other(50%), $prohibition_agency(100%), $legalization(100%), $chemicals(100%), $plants(100%), $pharms(100%), $euphoric_depressant(100%), $analgesic(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $opioid(100%), $depressant_intoxicant(50%), $medical_cannabis(100%), $narcotic(100%), $opiate(100%), $alcohol(50%), $cannabis(100%), $hashish(100%), $cannabis_industry(85%), $cannabis_jobs(50%), $reefer_madness(60%), $oxycodone(100%), $OxyContin(100%), $various_drugs(95%), $various_illegal_drugs(100%), $incarceration(100%), $youth(80%), $school(100%), $legalism(65%), $aggrandizement(100%), $msm(90%)]
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[2]: Border Patrol agents discover body, seize $1 million of drugs

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 00:15
caller.com (US) Border Patrol agents discover body, seize $1 million of marijuana Border Patrol agents in Kingsville discovered a body, while Rio Grande City agents seized more than 1,000 pounds of marijuana nearB Los Arrieros. Border Patrol agents discover body, seize $1 million of marijuana Border Patrol agents in Kingsvil... (Wed Aug 09 23:15:24 2017 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(50%), $propaganda_theme1(50%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(95%), $prohibition_agency(100%), $plants(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $cannabis(100%), $cannabis_cuisine(95%), $various_drugs(95%)]
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CANADA: Vancouver care providers hope new supervised-injection sites will help reduce overdose deaths - Georgia Straight Vancouver's News and Entertainment Weekly

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 00:15
straight.com (US) Vancouver care providers hope new supervised-injection sites will help reduce overdose deaths ! Georgia Straight Vancouver's News & Entertainment Weekly Vancouver care providers hope new supervised-injection sites will help reduce overdose deaths ! Georgia Straight Vancouver's News & Entertainment Weekly Vancouver care providers hope new supervised-injection sites will help reduce overdose deaths In 2015. (Wed Aug 09 02:15:51 2017 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(100%), $explicit_propaganda(70%), $propaganda_theme1(100%), $propaganda_theme2(95%), $propaganda_theme3(65%), $use_is_abuse(60%), $gateway(55%), $propaganda_theme4(60%), $dissent_silenced(55%), $propaganda_theme8(55%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(95%), $harm_reduction(100%), $injection_center(100%), $syringe_exchange(100%), $various_drugs(95%), $various_illegal_drugs(100%)]
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[2]: Maryland governor applauds murder charges in overdose cases - Baltimore Sun

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 00:13
baltimoresun.com (US) Deaths from heroin spiked with fentanyl are rising. (Wed Aug 09 23:13:57 2017 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(100%), $propaganda_theme1(100%), $propaganda_theme2(95%), $propaganda_theme6(65%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(95%), $chemicals(100%), $pharms(100%), $opioid_narcotic_analgesic(100%), $euphoric_depressant(100%), $analgesic(100%), $anesthetic(100%), $opioid(100%), $narcotic(100%), $opiate(100%), $heroin(100%), $fentanyl(100%), $carfentanil(100%), $morphine(100%), $various_drugs(95%), $various_illegal_drugs(100%), $aggrandizement(100%), $jury(100%), $msm(100%), $mockingbird(100%), $assoc_press(100%)]
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[2]: Baltimore News - Baltimore Sun

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 00:13
baltimoresun.com (US) Larry Hogan praised local officials in southern Maryland on Wednesday for bringing murder charges against eight alleged drug dealers linked to eight... (Wed Aug 09 23:13:57 2017 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(100%), $propaganda_theme1(100%), $propaganda_theme2(70%), $propaganda_theme3(65%), $propaganda_theme6(60%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(95%), $chemicals(100%), $euphoric_stimulant(100%), $stimulant(100%), $cocaine(100%), $various_drugs(95%), $various_illegal_drugs(100%), $school(100%), $aggrandizement(100%)]
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[2]: Arrests undone: Suspects freed as prosecutors drop cases due to body camera videos - Baltimore Sun

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 00:13
baltimoresun.com (US) A surveillance officer had been watching the 24-year-old and his crew run an alleged cocaine operation out of a vacant house in the violent Tri-District area that March morning, police allege. The police union, on the officersb behalf, has cautioned against a rush to judgment. A Baltimore Sun review of the 41 cases found that eight involve both gun and... (Wed Aug 09 23:13:57 2017 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(100%), $explicit_propaganda(70%), $propaganda_theme1(100%), $propaganda_theme2(75%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $propaganda_theme6(75%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(95%), $drug_ngo(75%), $prohibitionist_ngo(75%), $chemicals(100%), $plants(100%), $euphoric_depressant(100%), $euphoric_stimulant(100%), $analgesic(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $stimulant(100%), $narcotic(100%), $opiate(100%), $cocaine(100%), $heroin(100%), $cannabis(100%), $cannabis_industry(70%), $paraphernalia(100%), $various_drugs(95%), $various_illegal_drugs(100%), $incarceration(100%), $aggrandizement(100%)]
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[2]: A marijuana company has bought a California ghost town to turn it into a pot-tourism destination - Connecticut Post

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 00:13
ctpost.com (US) Told Business Insider that the company aims to "create a community that is accepting and understanding" of the use of marijuana. (Wed Aug 09 23:13:16 2017 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(90%), $propaganda_theme2(50%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $use_is_abuse(60%), $gateway(90%), $propaganda_theme4(90%), $propaganda_theme5(70%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(90%), $plants(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $cannabis(100%), $various_drugs(90%), $youth(70%), $school(100%), $meeting(75%)]
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[2]: Accused Monroe heroin dealer charged with assault in overdose - Connecticut Post

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 00:13
ctpost.com (US) Accused Monroe heroin dealer charged with assault in overdose - Connecticut Post Accused Monroe heroin dealer charged with assault in overdose BRIDGEPORT - An alleged Monroe heroin dealer was charged with assault Tuesday after police said he sold Fentanyl-laced heroin to a woman who overdosed on the drug. (Wed Aug 09 23:13:16 2017 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(100%), $propaganda_theme1(100%), $propaganda_theme2(60%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $use_is_abuse(60%), $gateway(90%), $propaganda_theme4(90%), $propaganda_theme5(70%), $propaganda_theme6(75%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(95%), $chemicals(100%), $pharms(100%), $euphoric_depressant(100%), $analgesic(100%), $anesthetic(100%), $depressant_intoxicant(100%), $narcotic(100%), $opiate(100%), $alcohol(100%), $heroin(100%), $fentanyl(100%), $various_drugs(95%), $various_illegal_drugs(100%), $youth(70%), $school(100%), $msm(100%), $mockingbird(100%), $meeting(75%)]
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CANADA: STEGH expansion moves closer to completion - St. Thomas Times-Journal

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 00:13
stthomastimesjournal.com (Canada) Future home of STEGH's emergency department, medical device reprocessing facility, surgical suites and mental health and addiction services unit ... (Wed Aug 09 02:13:49 2017 PDT) [$drug_related(60%), $drugwar_propaganda(60%), $addiction(60%), $propaganda_theme2(60%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $illegal_drugs(60%)]
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CANADA: Conflit A prevoir sur le partage des recettes fiscales de la marijuana - Le Devoir

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 00:12
ledevoir.com (US) Conflit C prC)voir sur le partage des recettes fiscales de la marijuana ! Le Devoir Conflit C prC)voir sur le partage des recettes fiscales de la marijuana Conflit C prC)voir sur... (Wed Aug 09 02:12:22 2017 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(100%), $propaganda_theme1(75%), $propaganda_theme2(50%), $propaganda_theme7(100%), $dissent_silenced(55%), $propaganda_theme8(55%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $legalization(100%), $plants(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $medical_cannabis(50%), $cannabis(100%)]
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CANADA: Des patients craignent une penurie de marijuana medicale - Le Devoir

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 00:12
ledevoir.com (US) Des patients craignent une pC)nurie de marijuana mC)dicale ! Le Devoir Des patients craignent une pC)nurie de marijuana mC)dicale Des patients craignent une pC)nurie de marijuana mC... (Wed Aug 09 02:12:22 2017 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(100%), $propaganda_theme1(75%), $propaganda_theme7(100%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $legalization(100%), $plants(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $medical_cannabis(50%), $cannabis(100%), $aggrandizement(100%)]
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CANADA: La marijuana augmenterait le risque de decA(s par hypertension - Le Devoir

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 00:12
ledevoir.com (US) La marijuana augmenterait le risque de dC)cC(s par hypertension ! Le Devoir La marijuana augmenterait le risque de dC)cC(s par hypertension La marijuana augmenterait le risque de dC)cC(... (Wed Aug 09 02:12:22 2017 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(100%), $propaganda_theme1(75%), $propaganda_theme2(70%), $propaganda_theme7(100%), $dissent_attacked(60%), $propaganda_theme8(60%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $legalization(100%), $plants(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $cannabis(100%), $school(100%), $aggrandizement(100%)]
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CANADA: Illicit drug deaths continue to rise

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 00:11
delta-optimist.com Provisional data show that there were 111 suspected drug overdose deaths in June 2017. (Wed Aug 09 02:11:58 2017 PDT) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(95%), $propaganda_theme2(95%), $propaganda_theme3(60%), $use_is_abuse(60%), $propaganda_theme4(60%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(95%), $pharms(100%), $analgesic(100%), $anesthetic(100%), $fentanyl(100%), $various_drugs(95%), $various_illegal_drugs(100%)]
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CANADA: EXCLUSIVE: Liberal MLA confirms he threatened to quit party if Christy Clark stayed leader - Cranbrook Daily Townsman

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 00:10
cranbrooktownsman.com (US) Abbotsford South MLA Darryl Plecas was asked to be speaker by representatives of the NDP and Greens. (Wed Aug 09 02:10:36 2017 PDT) [$drug_related(95%), $drugwar_propaganda(70%), $propaganda_theme2(70%), $propaganda_theme6(60%), $prohibitionist(95%), $government_prohib(95%)]
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CANADA: Columns - ChristianWeek

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 00:08
christianweek.org (Canada) Wheelchair ramps and Jesus In these hazy, lazy days of mid-summer, I find myself pondering the deep mysteries of wheelchair ramps. ... (Wed Aug 09 02:08:07 2017 PDT) [$drug_related(50%), $drugwar_propaganda(80%), $propaganda_theme2(80%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $drug_ngo(50%), $drug_reform_ngo(50%), $ramp(50%)]
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CANADA: Wheelchair ramps and Jesus - ChristianWeek

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 00:08
christianweek.org (Canada) Adding a wheelchair ramp is an impractical decision. (Wed Aug 09 02:08:07 2017 PDT) [$drug_related(50%), $drugwar_propaganda(80%), $propaganda_theme2(80%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $gateway(55%), $propaganda_theme4(55%), $propaganda_theme5(60%), $propaganda_theme7(50%), $drug_ngo(50%), $drug_reform_ngo(50%), $ramp(50%), $youth(60%), $school(100%)]
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