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From pot edibles to farming techniques, California sets marijuana rules - Los Angeles Times

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 08:01

Los Angeles Times

From pot edibles to farming techniques, California sets marijuana rules
Los Angeles Times
Hezekiah Allen, executive director of the California Growers Assn., an industry group, said the rules appeared to allow large businesses to obtain “as many licenses as they could afford,” opening the way for vast cannabis grows that could threaten the ...
Check out this primer on California's march to legal marijuanaLas Vegas Review-Journal
California Marijuana Club Caught Pretending to Be a ChurchTIME
California Rolled Out 278 Pages of Marijuana Rules. Here Are Highlights.Yahoo News
Santa Rosa Press Democrat -The Recorder
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Private marijuana industry to be boon for Alberta: Alberta Cannabis Stakeholders Group - Globalnews.ca

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 05:13

Globalnews.ca

Private marijuana industry to be boon for Alberta: Alberta Cannabis Stakeholders Group
Globalnews.ca
Jason Kujath, spokesperson for the Alberta Cannabis Stakeholders Group, said there is a lot of money to be made by companies, the province, the feds and Albertans after legalization when compared to the private alcohol model. “So when you think of the ...
Provinces to keep control of online cannabis salesThe Globe and Mail
'Demand will be huge': Alberta government releases cannabis retail ...Edmonton Journal
Alberta's proposed cannabis legislation includes mix of private and public salesBNN

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Weed, cannabis, pot or marijuana: what's the difference? - New ... - CBC.ca

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 02:30

CBC.ca

Weed, cannabis, pot or marijuana: what's the difference? - New ...
CBC.ca
Ganja. Dope. Cheeba. 420. There are lots of names for cannabis. Which is correct?

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The truth behind the 'first marijuana overdose death' - Washington Post

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 21:43

Washington Post

The truth behind the 'first marijuana overdose death'
Washington Post
A case report about the seizure and death of an 11-month old after exposure to cannabis has prompted headlines about “the first marijuana overdose death” this week. Except that's not what the doctors meant. “We are absolutely not saying that marijuana ...
First ever fatal marijuana overdose reported in Colorado: Doctors claim the drug killed an infant who ate some of ...Daily Mail
Is an 11-month-old the first person to die from a marijuana overdose? Yes, say these doctorsSacramento Bee
Denver doctors say 11-month-old boy's deadly heart condition was likely related to marijuanaThe Cannabist
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It's like the gold rush in America in the 1800s. - OZY

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 21:02

OZY

It's like the gold rush in America in the 1800s.
OZY
Decades of U.S. and international pressure are a key reason why cannabis cultivation is illegal in Congo. In 1961, the U.S. voted in favor of the U.N. Single Convention on Narcotic Drugs, which added marijuana to the list of drugs that were banned ...

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California releases cannabis regulations, with no limit on farm size - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 20:21

Santa Rosa Press Democrat

California releases cannabis regulations, with no limit on farm size
Santa Rosa Press Democrat
... when recreational sales become legal. Cannabis industry leaders overall had positive feedback about 278 pages of rules developed over months. The most controversial aspect of the regulations is what's missing: Any limit to the size of marijuana farms.
California Releases Emergency Cannabis RegulationsLeafly
Pot Of Gold? California Releases Long-Awaited Rules About Marijuana Sales, DistributorsCBS Los Angeles
Here are the rules for legal marijuana in California once law goes into effect Jan. 1OCRegister
The Cannabist -Law.com -Capital Public Radio News
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Steele & Drex: Marijuana advent calendars turn out to be holiday hit for Vancouver dispensary - Globalnews.ca

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 18:23

Globalnews.ca

Steele & Drex: Marijuana advent calendars turn out to be holiday hit for Vancouver dispensary
Globalnews.ca
It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas, and with marijuana legalization just around the corner, some new gifts are popping up under the tree. This year, hundreds of people are opting for advent calendars filled with pot. Lorilee Felder is the ...

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Alberta opts for private retail sales of legalized marijuana - The Globe and Mail

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 17:53

The Globe and Mail

Alberta opts for private retail sales of legalized marijuana
The Globe and Mail
Alberta's legislation, if passed, will set the legal consumption age at 18 – as expected, the same as the drinking age – and would establish provincial offences for any youth possessing even small amounts of cannabis. It sets restrictions on where ...
'Demand will be huge': Alberta government releases cannabis retail ...Edmonton Journal
Alberta's proposed cannabis legislation includes mix of private and ...Globalnews.ca
Marijuana legalization coming too fast to ensure 'public safety,' says ...CBC.ca
National Post -Leafly -CTV News
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Glendale presses pause on recreational marijuana - Los Angeles Times

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 17:50

Los Angeles Times

Glendale presses pause on recreational marijuana
Los Angeles Times
Because Glendale won't be taking action either way, the city's current ban on cannabis will remain in effect for the foreseeable future. Since 2011, marijuana dispensaries have been illegal in the city. The city also strengthened the ban last year by ...

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5 Reddit Communities for Cannabis Enthusiasts - Leafly

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 12:11

Leafly

5 Reddit Communities for Cannabis Enthusiasts
Leafly
While not the most popular subreddit by subscription count, r/marijuana is a good place to begin when searching for a cannabis community. Boasting just under 100,000 subscribers, r/marijuana is an educational hub focusing on policy, advocacy ...

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New Jersey Voters Likely Just Approved Legalized Marijuana - Entrepreneur

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 11:20

Entrepreneur

New Jersey Voters Likely Just Approved Legalized Marijuana
Entrepreneur
They have put the Garden State on the path to becoming the eighth U.S. state to allow recreational marijuana sales. As pointed out last month, a vote for Democrat Phil Murphy meant a vote for creating a state-regulated adult-use marijuana industry ...
This one thing can stop the legal marijuana initiative in New JerseyNew York Daily News

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Pot advent calendar sales on fire, buyers pay up to $230 for ... - CBC.ca

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 09:55

CTV News

Pot advent calendar sales on fire, buyers pay up to $230 for ...
CBC.ca
An unlicensed marijuana dispensary in Vancouver is struggling to keep up with sales after taking advantage of what it terms a "legal grey area" by selling a ...
Cannabis for Christmas? Vancouver company sells pot advent ...CTV News

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Applications to grow cannabis for medicinal, research purposes now open - Eyewitness News

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 23:14

Eyewitness News

Applications to grow cannabis for medicinal, research purposes now open
Eyewitness News
Ambrosini, who had lung cancer, called for cannabis to become a legal pain-relief option for people with life-threatening illnesses. Now with the MCC's framework being gazetted on Friday and being available to the public, people can apply for a license ...

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Quebec once again asks Ottawa to delay deadline for marijuana legalization - BNN

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 16:52

BNN

Quebec once again asks Ottawa to delay deadline for marijuana legalization
BNN
The Quebec government asked the federal government again on Wednesday to push back the marijuana legalization deadline by one year, one day before the province tables its own cannabis bill. Ottawa has promised marijuana will be legal across Canada ...
Recreational pot: 'Cannabis Quebec' law to be tabled ThursdayMontreal Gazette
Quebec calls for one-year delay on legal marijuanaCTV News
Quebec expected to table cannabis legislation todayNational Post
CBC.ca -The Globe and Mail
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Legal, charter challenges budding for cannabis impaired driving laws, says lawyer - Calgary Herald

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 16:12

Calgary Herald

Legal, charter challenges budding for cannabis impaired driving laws, says lawyer
Calgary Herald
Alberta's impaired-driving enforcement is careening toward major logistical and court challenges over marijuana, a top Calgary defence lawyer said Wednesday. Uncertainties over the effects of cannabis on individual motorists, the lack of roadside ...

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Parsons says Newfoundland's marijuana strategy coming — soon - The Gander Beacon

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 16:05

The Gander Beacon

Parsons says Newfoundland's marijuana strategy coming — soon
The Gander Beacon
Justice Minister Andrew Parsons is asking for just a little bit of patience before the province unveils his plans for marijuana legalization. Parsons was asked about the issue by Opposition Leader Paul Davis in the House of Assembly Thursday, but he ...

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Julian Fantino, who once compared weed to murder, defends opening medical marijuana business - CBC.ca

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 15:26

CBC.ca

Julian Fantino, who once compared weed to murder, defends opening medical marijuana business
CBC.ca
I'm involved in the medical aspect that helps people greatly through the dispensing of medically prescribed marijuana cannabis. People suffering from chronic pain, people suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder, sleep deprivation, the post events ...

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Ontario marijuana bill includes school bus safety law that has 'nothing to do with pot' - CBC.ca

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 15:11

CBC.ca

Ontario marijuana bill includes school bus safety law that has 'nothing to do with pot'
CBC.ca
The two seemingly unrelated issues are packed into one piece of legislation from Premier Kathleen Wynne's Liberal government. Ontario's cannabis legislation, Bill 174, would regulate everything about the sale of recreational marijuana in the province ...

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San Francisco Almost Certainly Won't Be Selling Cannabis on Jan. 1 - Leafly

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 12:29

Leafly

San Francisco Almost Certainly Won't Be Selling Cannabis on Jan. 1
Leafly
SAN FRANCISCO—If you booked a New Year's trip to San Francisco—the birthplace of medical cannabis in America and the first city in the country to experiment with the concept of retail sales—in order to celebrate the dawn of the recreational ...
Pot-friendly San Francisco fights over recreational cannabisPress Herald
Cannabis industry must ensure equal opportunitySan Francisco Examiner

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