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Man calls 111 after 'reaction' to cannabis - Otago Daily Times

Sun, 06/24/2018 - 18:29

Otago Daily Times

Man calls 111 after 'reaction' to cannabis
Otago Daily Times
An Omarama man who was feeling a little green after consuming cannabis called 111 on himself today. A police spokeswoman said they received a call about midday today by a man who was ''outside Mobil and needed ambulance assistance'' after his ...

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AG Maura Healey's ruling could slow Mass. marijuana industry - The Boston Globe

Sun, 06/24/2018 - 18:26

The Boston Globe

AG Maura Healey's ruling could slow Mass. marijuana industry
The Boston Globe
Attorney General Maura Healey is giving cities and towns more power to slow down the recreational marijuana industry, ruling that local officials can unilaterally prohibit cannabis companies for another year without polling residents. The decision ...

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Convictions for cannabis possession could carry consequences after legalization - CTV News

Sun, 06/24/2018 - 16:31

CTV News

Convictions for cannabis possession could carry consequences after legalization
CTV News
Possessing marijuana is still a crime. That's the message the Trudeau government is sending to Canadians four months ahead of the legalization of recreational cannabis. Critics say that could have extreme consequences for people carrying a conviction ...
Cannabis and the border: what pot-smoking Canadians need to knowCBC.ca
3 Top Marijuana Stocks to Buy After Canada's Legalization of Recreational MarijuanaMotley Fool
Canada to allow mail-order marijuana salesThe Hill
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Can landlords ban you from smoking marijuana? It depends on the province - CTV News

Sun, 06/24/2018 - 15:13

CTV News

Can landlords ban you from smoking marijuana? It depends on the province
CTV News
Quebec's new cannabis act, considered among the strictest in the country, gives landlords the right to change signed leases specifically to ban tenants from smoking marijuana. The Quebec law states that “a lessor may modify the conditions of a lease ...

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Marijuana addiction is real, and rising - The Denver Post

Sun, 06/24/2018 - 14:46

The Denver Post

Marijuana addiction is real, and rising
The Denver Post
The National Cannabis Industry Association's chief spokesman, Morgan Fox, said he's not surprised the federal government is having a hard time convincing the public that marijuana can be addictive. “It's their own fault,” he said of the government ...
Marijuana addiction is real, and rising, health officials sayThe Boston Globe

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Ban on cannabis should be scrapped, chief constable says - Telegraph.co.uk

Sun, 06/24/2018 - 12:11

Telegraph.co.uk

Ban on cannabis should be scrapped, chief constable says
Telegraph.co.uk
The ban on cannabis should be scrapped, a chief constable has said, as he called for drug addiction to be seen as a “health issue not a criminal justice matter”. Mike Barton, who leads the Durham police force, said that a prevailing “lack of common ...
Durham police chief calls for legalisation of cannabis in UKThe Guardian
Durham police chief calls for legalisation of cannabis, saying criminalisation has failedThe Independent
Cannabis crisis: Police seizing almost £500000-worth of drugs a weekBirmingham Live

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Feds to make it 'fair' for those with criminal records for marijuana possession - Toronto Star

Sun, 06/24/2018 - 10:28

Toronto Star

Feds to make it 'fair' for those with criminal records for marijuana possession
Toronto Star
OTTAWA—Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale says the government will look at ways to make things fair for those who have criminal records for marijuana possession after legalization comes into force. Goodale says the question of pardoning individuals ...

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Canadians should expect some price variations for legal marijuana: health minister - Globalnews.ca

Sun, 06/24/2018 - 08:10

Globalnews.ca

Canadians should expect some price variations for legal marijuana: health minister
Globalnews.ca
Last Wednesday, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau confirmed that the century-old prohibition on cannabis would be lifted on Oct. 17, 2018, just over 16 weeks from now. That will give Canadians access to the drug via legal channels for recreational purposes ...

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Thia James, Saskatoon StarPhoenix - Saskatoon StarPhoenix

Sun, 06/24/2018 - 08:01

Saskatoon StarPhoenix

Thia James, Saskatoon StarPhoenix
Saskatoon StarPhoenix
The fee structure — substantially higher for cannabis businesses than for most other businesses — is intended to offset the costs of assigning city staff to prepare for marijuana legalization and anticipated extra work that will be required after the ...

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Oklahoma conservatives' views on medical marijuana evolving - Religion News Service

Sat, 06/23/2018 - 16:57

Religion News Service

Oklahoma conservatives' views on medical marijuana evolving
Religion News Service
Oklahoma's State Question 788, the result of an activist-led signature drive, would allow physicians to approve medical marijuana licenses for people to legally grow, keep and use cannabis. The proposal outlines no qualifying medical conditions to ...
SQ788 opponents cite language of measure rather than decry medical marijuana itselfTulsa World

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City releases list of cannabis retail applicants - CTV News

Sat, 06/23/2018 - 16:39

CTV News

City releases list of cannabis retail applicants
CTV News
More than 200 individuals and businesses in Edmonton have applied to sell cannabis once it becomes legal in October. The City of Edmonton received a total of 242 applications. Each applicant will meet individually with the city. Those who receive a ...

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Some companies forgo marijuana testing as more states legalize - NBCNews.com

Sat, 06/23/2018 - 16:00

NBCNews.com

Some companies forgo marijuana testing as more states legalize
NBCNews.com
Some companies forgo marijuana testing as more states legalize. Sat, Jun 23. As marijuana is legalized in more states and employers look to entice workers, some companies are doing away with testing for pot unless a worker is found to be high on the job.

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First marijuana-derived drug is on the verge of approval - NOLA.com

Sat, 06/23/2018 - 15:13

NOLA.com

First marijuana-derived drug is on the verge of approval
NOLA.com
GW Pharmaceuticals' Epidiolex is a medicine made from the marijuana plant but without TCH, which has reduced seizures in children with severe forms of epilepsy and warrants approval in the United States, health officials said Tuesday, April 17, 2018 ...

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Nunavut's new official name for cannabis — 'surrarnaqtuq' — leaves some with bad buzz - Toronto Star

Sat, 06/23/2018 - 12:07

Toronto Star

Nunavut's new official name for cannabis — 'surrarnaqtuq' — leaves some with bad buzz
Toronto Star
In southern Canada, cannabis is almost interchangeably referred to as marijuana, weed or pot. Nunavut's Inuit majority, whose mother tongue is Inuktitut, have also come up with a variety of terms for the pungent plant north of the Arctic Circle. One of ...

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Quebec landlords more worried than ever about cannabis legalization - Montreal Gazette

Sat, 06/23/2018 - 06:49

Montreal Gazette

Quebec landlords more worried than ever about cannabis legalization
Montreal Gazette
According to a survey conducted this month by the Corporation des propriétaires immobiliers du Québec (CORPIQ), 85 per cent of landlords are worried about the impacts that legalization will have on managing their rental properties. This is a sharp ...

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Marijuana and the workplace: Time to reboot our thinking - The Globe and Mail

Sat, 06/23/2018 - 05:01

The Globe and Mail

Marijuana and the workplace: Time to reboot our thinking
The Globe and Mail
Peter Blecher is the chief medical officer of Starseed Medicinal, a Canadian licensed producer of medical cannabis, an emergency room physician and a medical director for CPM Centres for Pain Management. Two major milestones were reached in the past ...

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Marijuana allergy: Common symptoms and treatments - Regina Leader-Post

Sat, 06/23/2018 - 02:01

Regina Leader-Post

Marijuana allergy: Common symptoms and treatments
Regina Leader-Post
There are people who could smoke 5 g a day for decades and not even flinch (they might be the majority), but then, there are those unlucky few who develop an allergic reaction to cannabis and end up giving up smoking altogether. I mean, how many wipes ...

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Cannabis and the border: what pot-smoking Canadians need to know - CBC.ca

Sat, 06/23/2018 - 01:01

CBC.ca

Cannabis and the border: what pot-smoking Canadians need to know
CBC.ca
Lorne Waldman, one of Canada's top immigration lawyers, said that while the cannabis question likely won't be asked of every Canadian cross-border traveller, it's reasonable to expect to hear it more often after Canada's legal marijuana market is in place.
Legal marijuana raising safety fears across industriesThe Globe and Mail
Cannabis dispensaries get real Oct. 17, 2018; municipal leaders can't waitCityNews

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Third illegal-grow marijuana bust in Pueblo County in a week - The Denver Post

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 18:53

The Denver Post

Third illegal-grow marijuana bust in Pueblo County in a week
The Denver Post
A third illegal marijuana grow this week was busted Friday in Pueblo County, according to the sheriff's office, and the latest discovery uncovered 420 plants, worth an estimated $1.2 million. A Pueblo West resident called the sheriff's office about a ...
420 plants found in Pueblo West marijuana bustKKTV 11 News

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