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OR: Oregon marijuana racketeering lawsuit settled - Capital Bureau - Wallowa County Chieftain

Fri, 01/26/2018 - 00:17
wallowa.com (US) A similar complaint was recently filed elsewhere in Oregon. Rural landowners in Oregon have settled a lawsuit filed that accused their marijuana-growing neighbors of violating federal anti-racketeering law and reducing property values. (Fri Jan 26 22:17:15 2018 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(100%), $propaganda_theme2(70%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $propaganda_theme7(100%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $govt_prohib_other(100%), $legalization(100%), $plants(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $medical_cannabis(100%), $cannabis(100%), $cannabis_industry(70%), $various_illegal_drugs(70%), $legalism(65%), $aggrandizement(100%)]
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CANADA: Hill Times Books

Fri, 01/26/2018 - 00:16
hilltimes.com (US) The Federal Response to the Opioid Crisis The opioid crisis touches all levels of government and across non-governmental sectors, including government relations, advocacy and those working on the front lines with people suffering from addictions. (Fri Jan 26 02:16:49 2018 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(80%), $addiction(60%), $propaganda_theme2(80%), $propaganda_theme3(65%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $opioid(100%), $narcotic(100%)]
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CANADA: NSLC puts out call for marijuana suppliers - The Chronicle Herald

Fri, 01/26/2018 - 00:16
thechronicleherald.ca The Nova Scotia Liquor Corp. is putting the call out to create a list of potential pot suppliers to provide dried flowers. (Fri Jan 26 02:16:21 2018 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(50%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $prohibitionists_other(50%), $chemicals(75%), $plants(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $depressant_intoxicant(75%), $alcohol(75%), $cannabis(100%)]
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OR: Lawmaker wants to restrict sales of pot paraphernalia

Fri, 01/26/2018 - 00:15
statesmanjournal.com (US) B said in a statement she was inspired to introduce House Bill 2556 after one of her constituents said his underageB son was smoking marijuana. Lawmaker wants to restrict sales of pot paraphernalia Bongs that are used to smoke cannabis A Republican lawmaker wants to make it more difficult for minors to get their hands on marijuana. B son was smoking marijuana. "Kids will often purchase the paraphernalia under... (Fri Jan 26 22:15:12 2018 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(80%), $propaganda_theme2(70%), $propaganda_theme5(80%), $propaganda_theme7(50%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(90%), $drug_law(80%), $compassion_club(100%), $chemicals(100%), $plants(100%), $euphoric_stimulant(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $stimulant(100%), $medical_cannabis(100%), $cocaine(100%), $cannabis(100%), $hashish(100%), $cannabis_industry(85%), $tobacco(100%), $paraphernalia(100%), $various_drugs(90%), $various_illegal_drugs(80%), $youth(80%), $aggrandizement(100%), $msm(90%)]
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OR: Oregon pot retailers more rattled by banking than Jeff Sessions

Fri, 01/26/2018 - 00:15
statesmanjournal.com (US) Other convention attendees were more worried about banking. Oregon pot retailers more rattled by banking restrictions than Jeff Sessions The number of Americans who are in favor of legalizing marijuana continues to increase. (Fri Jan 26 22:15:12 2018 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(100%), $propaganda_theme1(60%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $propaganda_theme5(80%), $propaganda_theme7(100%), $moral_imperative(100%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(90%), $govt_prohib_other(100%), $legalization(100%), $chemicals(75%), $plants(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $depressant_intoxicant(75%), $medical_cannabis(100%), $alcohol(75%), $cannabis(100%), $cannabis_industry(85%), $various_drugs(90%), $various_illegal_drugs(100%), $youth(80%), $legalism(65%), $msm(90%)]
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CANADA: Canadians spent $5.7B on pot in 2017: StatsCan - Fort McMurray Today

Fri, 01/26/2018 - 00:14
fortmcmurraytoday.com (Canada) Provisional estimate by Statistics Canada suggests $1.2 billion worth of cannabis produced in Canada last year was illegally sold outside the country. (Fri Jan 26 02:14:11 2018 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(65%), $propaganda_theme3(65%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $chemicals(85%), $plants(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $depressant_intoxicant(85%), $medical_cannabis(100%), $alcohol(85%), $cannabis(100%), $tobacco(100%), $legalism(50%)]
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CANADA: 'Storm Chasers' Joel Taylor died of OD: Report - Fort McMurray Today

Fri, 01/26/2018 - 00:14
fortmcmurraytoday.com (Canada) Storm Chasers star Joel Taylor reportedly died of a drug overdose while on board a cruise ship. According to editors at TMZ, the 38-year-old was found dead in his cabin on Royal Caribbean ship Harmony of the Seas on Tuesday, just hours after he had allegedly taken party drug ... (Fri Jan 26 02:14:11 2018 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(95%), $propaganda_theme2(95%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(95%), $chemicals(100%), $euphoric_stimulant(100%), $depressant_intoxicant(70%), $stimulant(100%), $cocaine(100%), $ghb(70%), $various_drugs(95%), $various_illegal_drugs(100%), $aggrandizement(100%)]
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CANADA: Mexique: un ministre veut legaliser le cannabis dans les zones touristiques - Le Devoir

Fri, 01/26/2018 - 00:10
ledevoir.com (US) Mexique: un ministre veut lC)galiser le cannabis dans les zones touristiques ! Le Devoir Mexique: un ministre veut lC)galiser le cannabis dans les zones touristiques Mexique: un ... (Fri Jan 26 02:10:56 2018 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(98%), $propaganda_theme1(80%), $propaganda_theme2(90%), $propaganda_theme7(98%), $dissent_attacked(60%), $propaganda_theme8(60%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $plants(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $medical_cannabis(50%), $cannabis(100%), $aggrandizement(100%)]
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CANADA: News - Delta Optimist

Fri, 01/26/2018 - 00:10
delta-optimist.com Is highlighting the challenges law enforcement will soon face when new marijuana ... (Fri Jan 26 02:10:36 2018 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(70%), $propaganda_theme2(70%), $propaganda_theme3(55%), $propaganda_theme5(70%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $plants(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $cannabis(100%), $youth(70%), $school(100%)]
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OR: Second arrest in methamphetamine distribution investigation

Fri, 01/26/2018 - 00:07
oregonherald.com (US) During this investigation it was learned Santiago Carrillo-Piz came to Vancouver to take over a methamphetamine distribution business after his brother. (Fri Jan 26 22:07:52 2018 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(50%), $propaganda_theme2(50%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drug_law(80%), $prohibition_agency(90%), $chemicals(100%), $euphoric_depressant(100%), $euphoric_stimulant(100%), $analgesic(100%), $stimulant(100%), $methamphetamine(100%), $narcotic(100%), $opiate(100%), $amphetamines(100%), $heroin(100%), $various_illegal_drugs(80%)]
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OR: Oregon Business - 100 Best

Fri, 01/26/2018 - 00:06
OR: Oregon Business - 100 Best (US) [On the Scene, Part II: C...] ... (Fri Jan 26 22:06:27 2018 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(65%), $propaganda_theme3(65%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $plants(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $cannabis(100%), $cannabis_industry(85%)]
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INTERNATIONAL: Kissinger rejects 'freeze-for-freeze' with N. Korea

Fri, 01/26/2018 - 00:06
koreaherald.com Kissinger, who served under the administrations of Richard Nixon and Gerald Ford in the 1970s, spoke before the Senate Armed Services Committee on the security challenges facing the United States. Kissinger, who served under the ... (Fri Jan 26 01:06:12 2018 PST) [$drug_related(80%), $drugwar_propaganda(70%), $propaganda_theme2(70%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $moral_imperative(100%), $prohibitionist(80%), $historical_prohib(80%)]
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CANADA: Sentencing delayed for N.S. sailboat captain found with stash of cocaine - Regional - News - Cape Breton Post

Fri, 01/26/2018 - 00:05
capebretonpost.com (US) Sentencing delayed for N.S. sailboat captain found with stash of cocaine ! Regional ! News ! Cape Breton Post Guilty plea entered by Scotchtown man on drug charge Sentencing delayed for N.S. sailboat captain found with stash of cocaine HALIFAX b A Nova Scotia sailboat captain who pleaded guilty to two drug charges after 250 kilograms of cocaine were found hidden in his vessel will be back in court next month. (Fri Jan 26 02:05:43 2018 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(75%), $propaganda_theme2(70%), $propaganda_theme6(75%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(90%), $govt_prohib_other(50%), $chemicals(100%), $plants(100%), $euphoric_stimulant(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $stimulant(100%), $cocaine(100%), $cannabis(100%), $hashish(100%), $various_drugs(90%), $various_illegal_drugs(100%), $incarceration(100%), $school(100%), $jury(100%), $meeting(75%)]
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CANADA: Ontario elevator report: 5 key recommendations - Regional - News - Cape Breton Post

Fri, 01/26/2018 - 00:05
capebretonpost.com (US) Guilty plea entered by Scotchtown man on drug charge Sydney accused remanded pendin... (Fri Jan 26 02:05:43 2018 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(75%), $propaganda_theme2(50%), $propaganda_theme6(75%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(90%), $various_drugs(90%), $various_illegal_drugs(100%), $incarceration(100%), $school(100%), $jury(100%), $meeting(75%)]
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CANADA: Ontario government agency urges doctors to use caution when prescribing opioids - Regional - News - Cape Breton Post

Fri, 01/26/2018 - 00:05
capebretonpost.com (US) Ontario government agency urges doctors to use caution when prescribing opioids ! Regional ! News ! Cape Breton Post Ontario government agency urges doctors to use caution when prescribing opioids ! Regional ! News ! Cape Breton Post Guilty plea entered by Scotchtown man on drug charge Ontario government agency urges doctors to use caution when prescribing opioids TORONTO b An Ontario government agency is urg... (Fri Jan 26 02:05:43 2018 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(100%), $addiction(60%), $propaganda_theme2(100%), $propaganda_theme3(65%), $propaganda_theme5(50%), $propaganda_theme6(75%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(100%), $chemicals(100%), $pharms(100%), $opioid_narcotic_analgesic(100%), $euphoric_depressant(100%), $analgesic(100%), $anesthetic(100%), $opioid(100%), $narcotic(100%), $opiate(100%), $fentanyl(100%), $morphine(100%), $various_drugs(100%), $various_illegal_drugs(100%), $incarceration(100%), $youth(50%), $school(100%), $jury(100%), $meeting(75%)]
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CANADA: Guilty plea entered by Scotchtown man on drug charge - Local - News - Cape Breton Post

Fri, 01/26/2018 - 00:05
capebretonpost.com (US) Jonathan Douglas Gittens was charged with possession for the purpose of trafficking in cocaine but pleaded guilty to possession of cocaine. (Fri Jan 26 02:05:43 2018 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(60%), $propaganda_theme2(50%), $propaganda_theme6(60%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(90%), $chemicals(100%), $euphoric_stimulant(100%), $depressant_intoxicant(85%), $stimulant(100%), $alcohol(85%), $cocaine(100%), $various_drugs(90%), $various_illegal_drugs(100%), $incarceration(100%), $school(100%), $jury(100%), $meeting(75%)]
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CANADA: Preliminary hearing scheduled for Membertou man - Local - News - Cape Breton Post

Fri, 01/26/2018 - 00:05
capebretonpost.com (US) Is charged with possession for the purpose of trafficking in oxycodone. (Fri Jan 26 02:05:43 2018 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(75%), $propaganda_theme2(50%), $propaganda_theme6(75%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(90%), $chemicals(85%), $pharms(100%), $analgesic(100%), $opioid(100%), $depressant_intoxicant(85%), $narcotic(100%), $alcohol(85%), $oxycodone(100%), $various_drugs(90%), $various_illegal_drugs(100%), $school(100%), $jury(100%)]
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CANADA: Sydney accused remanded pending bail hearing after drug-related arrest - Local - News - Cape Breton Post

Fri, 01/26/2018 - 00:05
capebretonpost.com (US) Connell of Ferguson Drive is charged with two counts of possession for the purpose of trafficking involving cocaine and marijuana. (Fri Jan 26 02:05:43 2018 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(75%), $propaganda_theme2(50%), $propaganda_theme6(75%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $drugs(90%), $chemicals(100%), $plants(100%), $euphoric_stimulant(100%), $intoxicant(100%), $depressant_intoxicant(85%), $stimulant(100%), $alcohol(85%), $cocaine(100%), $cannabis(100%), $various_drugs(90%), $various_illegal_drugs(100%), $school(100%), $jury(100%)]
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INTERNATIONAL: Congressional probe finds opioids are being shipped from China through USPS -- World Tribune: Window on the Real World

Fri, 01/26/2018 - 00:02
worldtribune.com Congressional probe finds opioids are being shipped from China through USPS &#8211. (Fri Jan 26 01:02:07 2018 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(100%), $propaganda_theme1(55%), $propaganda_theme2(100%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $pharms(100%), $analgesic(100%), $anesthetic(100%), $opioid(100%), $narcotic(100%), $fentanyl(100%), $aggrandizement(100%), $jury(100%)]
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INTERNATIONAL: opioid crisis -- World Tribune: Window on the Real World

Fri, 01/26/2018 - 00:02
worldtribune.com World Tribune: Window on the Real World opioid crisis Congressional probe finds opioids are being shipped from China through USPS WorldTribune Staff. (Fri Jan 26 01:02:07 2018 PST) [$drug_related(100%), $drugwar_propaganda(100%), $propaganda_theme1(55%), $propaganda_theme2(100%), $propaganda_theme3(50%), $illegal_drugs(100%), $pharms(100%), $analgesic(100%), $anesthetic(100%), $opioid(100%), $narcotic(100%), $fentanyl(100%), $aggrandizement(100%), $jury(100%)]
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