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Cannabis job fair part of effort to hire thousands ahead of legalization - Vancouver Sun

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 16:38

Vancouver Sun

Cannabis job fair part of effort to hire thousands ahead of legalization
Vancouver Sun
After a decade as a line cook, currently at one of Vancouver's casual fine-dining chains, the 28-year-old said he is ready to make the leap into cannabis, which is expected to be legalized next July. The industry will require thousands of workers to ...

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Dr. Oz Defends Medical Cannabis on 'Fox & Friends' - Leafly

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 15:41

Leafly

Dr. Oz Defends Medical Cannabis on 'Fox & Friends'
Leafly
In reality, a vast majority of cannabis dispensaries don't accept any form of credit card, let alone an EBT card. There may not be a law against using government assistance to purchase marijuana, but the reality is not only unlikely, it's nearly ...

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University of Regina professor worried about outside influence on government cannabis survey - Globalnews.ca

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 15:34

Globalnews.ca

University of Regina professor worried about outside influence on government cannabis survey
Globalnews.ca
The provincial government has seen more than 32,000 people respond to their cannabis regulation survey since it was launched on Sept. 8. However, University of Regina education professor Marc Spooner is concerned about the validity of its findings.

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Makah police report possible fentanyl-laced marijuana - Peninsula Daily News

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 12:46

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Makah police report possible fentanyl-laced marijuana
Peninsula Daily News
NEAH BAY — The Makah Tribal Police Department is warning the public that officers believe they found fentanyl-laced marijuana during a recent arrest. Jasper Bruner, Makah public safety director and police chief, said that when officers field-tested ...
Makah Police Believe They Found Fentanyl-Laced MarijuanaU.S. News & World Report

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Cannabis, 'spice' – better think twice - Science Daily

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 09:45

Cannabis, 'spice' – better think twice
Science Daily
The number of clinical cases involving marijuana intoxication has been steadily increasing due to increase in cannabis potency over the last two decades. Reflecting the scientific debate on the action of cannabinoids, there are numerous disputes ...

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Marijuana industry looks to get more women, minorities in the pot business - Washington Post

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 07:16

Washington Post

Marijuana industry looks to get more women, minorities in the pot business
Washington Post
Compared with a year ago, times may seem tough for those banking on the legalization of marijuana. Attorney General Jeff Sessions, who has raised “serious questions” about legalization, appears less friendly to the cannabis industry than his predecessor.

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Medical marijuana shop opens in Dadeland area - Miami Herald

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 06:38

Miami Herald

Medical marijuana shop opens in Dadeland area
Miami Herald
Like all licensed cannabis outlets, Curaleaf, formerly known as Modern Health Concepts, sells products only to patients who are registered with the state and hold an ID card issued by the Office of Medical Marijuana Use. Products sold on-site include ...
Medical Marijuana Dispensary Opens in Downtown DadelandMiami New Times
Some Universities Offer Classes On Marijuana. LSU Plans to Grow It.Entrepreneur
Tennessee medical cannabis task force hears pushback, supportWKRN.com
NewsChannel5.com -WJHL
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Marijuana economics: predicting Ontario's legal pot market - Toronto ... - CBC.ca

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 02:00

CBC.ca

Marijuana economics: predicting Ontario's legal pot market - Toronto ...
CBC.ca
When you look closely at the projections for recreational marijuana demand once pot is legalized in this country, you have to wonder what some of the analysts ...
This Graph Shows You The Average Cost Of Marijuana Across ...Narcity
Ontario Government Aims to Sell Cannabis for $10 a GramLeafly

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Marijuana worth B7m seized in Khon Kaen - Bangkok Post

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 22:11

Bangkok Post

Marijuana worth B7m seized in Khon Kaen
Bangkok Post
KHON KAEN: Almost 500kg of compressed marijuana worth about 7 million baht was seized and two men arrested when police stopped a truck in Nam Phong district in the early hours of Thursday. Highway police signaled a covered truck with Chon Buri ...

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Meet the sexy bikini models who've started a cannabis-themed Instagram page celebrating their devotion to weed - The Sun

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 15:11

The Sun

Meet the sexy bikini models who've started a cannabis-themed Instagram page celebrating their devotion to weed
The Sun
Marijuana sales hit $6.7billion in the US after a number states legalised it. 420 Nurses - 420 is a number associated with dope in the US - doesn't actually sell drugs but conventions, canna-businesses and dispensaries can hire members to work as ...

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How Cannabis Can Combat the Opioid Epidemic: An Interview With Philippe Lucas - Leafly

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 13:45

Leafly

How Cannabis Can Combat the Opioid Epidemic: An Interview With Philippe Lucas
Leafly
Philippe Lucas has deep roots in Canada's cannabis culture. After co-founding the Vancouver Island Compassion Society medical dispensary in 1999, Lucas applied himself to cannabis science, working as a graduate researcher with the Center for ...

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Ontario considers price of $10 per gram in government stores for ... - Toronto Star

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 12:30

Toronto Star

Ontario considers price of $10 per gram in government stores for ...
Toronto Star
To avoid fueling illegal sales, province plans to coordinate pricing with other provinces and ensure it's not overly expensive, finance minister says. Ontario's ...
Ontario considers pricing recreational pot at $10 a gram - Toronto ...CBC.ca

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Attorney General Sessions says marijuana still illegal - Reuters

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 11:08

Reuters

Attorney General Sessions says marijuana still illegal
Reuters
(Reuters) - U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Wednesday criticized the legalization of marijuana in multiple states and warned that the federal law banning use and sale of the drug “remains in effect,” remarks that could stoke fears of a federal ...
Jeff Sessions Slams Marijuana Legalization (Again)Forbes
Sessions reiterates distaste for marijuana legalizationThe Cannabist

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Peru Could Legalize Medical Marijuana This Year - Leafly

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 10:18

Leafly

Peru Could Legalize Medical Marijuana This Year
Leafly
That resulted in a flurry of public outcry over the raid, and a push to legalize medical cannabis. Earlier this week the Congressional Committee on National Defense approved a measure to do just that, and the bill will now go before the full Peruvian ...

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Sen. Al Franken Is Evolving On Marijuana - Forbes

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 06:38

Forbes

Sen. Al Franken Is Evolving On Marijuana
Forbes
But Strekal, of NORML, wants Franken to do even more, saying, until he "puts his name on a bill that outright deschedules cannabis from the Controlled Substances Act, I remain uninspired." In July, Booker filed legislation to do just that, and more ...

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Couche-Tard still wants to sell marijuana in its Quebec convenience ... - CBC.ca

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 06:34

CBC.ca

Couche-Tard still wants to sell marijuana in its Quebec convenience ...
CBC.ca
Alimentation Couche-Tard is still interested in selling marijuana and its co-founder says he thinks provincial governments should stay out of selling this product.
Couche-Tard 'monitoring' cannabis retail opportunities - Article - BNNBNN

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Niagara College first to offer certificate in production of commercial cannabis - CBC.ca

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 03:59

CBC.ca

Niagara College first to offer certificate in production of commercial cannabis
CBC.ca
The federal government has pledged to legalize recreational marijuana by next summer. The new law would allow adults 18 and over to possess up to 30 grams of dried cannabis or its equivalent in public, share up to 30 grams of dried marijuana with other ...
DC Lawmaker Wants To Let People Get Medical Marijuana Without Doctor ApprovalForbes
Niagara College first in Canada to offer program in cannabis productionThe Globe and Mail
Canada To Offer First-Ever "Marijuana Growing" College DegreeMTL Blog (blog)
Toronto Star -Edmonton Journal -The Independent
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Both sides now: Sell marijuana only in government liquor stores - Winnipeg Free Press

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 01:16

Winnipeg Free Press

Both sides now: Sell marijuana only in government liquor stores
Winnipeg Free Press
The federal government is set on legalizing marijuana by summer 2018. While the Liberals will enjoy the political payoff of appearing progressive, all the problems and the logistics of legalizing pot will fall on the shoulders of the provincial ...

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Niagara College first in Canada to offer program in cannabis production - The Globe and Mail

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 18:20

The Globe and Mail

Niagara College first in Canada to offer program in cannabis production
The Globe and Mail
A recent Globe and Mail investigation found that questions about oversight and quality control among some of Canada's 58 licensed medical marijuana producers continue. When recreational cannabis is legalized, it is expected to generate sales of as much ...
DC Lawmaker Wants To Let People Get Medical Marijuana Without Doctor ApprovalForbes
Niagara College launches program in cannabis productionToronto Star
Ontario college to offer 1st post-secondary certificate in cannabis productionCTV News
Edmonton Journal -The Independent -Canada NewsWire (press release)
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Opposition parties grill Liberals over plans to legalize cannabis by ... - CTV News

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 16:09

CTV News

Opposition parties grill Liberals over plans to legalize cannabis by ...
CTV News
Three Liberal cabinet ministers came under fire Tuesday by opposition parties concerned about sweeping implications of federal pot plans set to take effect next ...
Opposition parties grill government over plans to legalize cannabis by July 2018News1130

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