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newsbusters - (Canada) As though he were writing a blurb for a movie poster. Marijuana apps are pa rt of this altered state. There were no hints about the downside to pot usage. (Mon Mar 30 13:02:04 2015 PDT)

CBC.ca
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cbc - (US) [The drugs found were cocaine.] The drugs found were cocaine, marijuana, marijuana oil, ecstasy, oxycodone and hydromorphone. The drugs found were cocaine, marijuana, marijuana oil, ecstasy, oxycodone and hydromorphone. The drugs found were cocaine, marijuana, marijuana oi... (Mon Mar 30 06:32:03 2015 PDT)

CANADA: North Bay Police seize 17.5 pounds of marijuana - North Bay Nugget
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nugget - (Canada) North Bay Police seize 17.5 pounds of marijuana ! North Bay Nugget North Bay Police seize 17.5 pounds of marijuana North Bay Police Service seized eight kilograms of suspected cannabis marijuana worth about $120,000 following a drug trafficking investigation Thursday. No... (Mon Mar 30 02:32:14 2015 PDT)

[2]: Surrey Six trial: Drug service like 'delivering pizzas' - British Columbia - CBC News
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cbc - (US) Saying he was told to gather all the drugs at the workhouse b 1.5 pounds of marijuana and two ounces of cocaine b and place them in a suitcase with $5000 in cash. (Sun Mar 29 23:13:47 2015 PDT)

Doc: Addiction starts as fun
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dailyexpress.com.my - (Canada) Doc: Addiction starts as fun ! Daily Express Newspaper Online, Sabah, Malaysia. Doc: Addiction starts as fun Drug addiction usually begins for fun before, after a period of time, it evolves and becomes a need, said Clinical Director of Solace Sabah, Dr Prem Kumar Shanmugam. Drug addiction usually begins for fun before, after a period of time, it evolves and becomes a need, said Cli... (Sun Mar 29 21:16:53 2015 PDT)

Fla. bill tackles issue of legalized hemp production
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ocala - (US) Most are imported from Canada. Since growing hemp is illegal under U.S. law. It could be legalized under a bill the Florida Legislature is considering this year. The biggest obstacle holding it back is its association with illegal marijuana. (Sun Mar 29 19:01:59 2015 PDT) [also politics.heraldtribune6012]

The Elkhart Truth
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elkharttruth - (Canada) Was arrested on preliminary charges of operating a vehicle while intoxicated. Was arrested on a preliminary charge of possession of marijuana. Was arrested on preliminary charges of possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia at 2998 S. (Sun Mar 29 09:16:35 2015 PDT)

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Yoga class focuses on a new level of relaxation
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thestar - (Canada) Explains that the class uses a vaporizer where the hemp is heated —. Is released as an almost invisible mist. (Mon Mar 30 15:02:03 2015 PDT)

Fla. bill tackles issue of legalized hemp production
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ocala - (US) Most are imported from Canada. Since growing hemp is illegal under U.S. law. It could be legalized under a bill the Florida Legislature is considering this year. The biggest obstacle holding it back is its association with illegal marijuana. (Sun Mar 29 19:01:59 2015 PDT) [also politics.heraldtribune6012]

Telegraph.co.uk
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telegraph - (Canada) Willie Nelson to open chain of marijuana stores - Telegraph Willie Nelson to open chain of marijuana stores The musician's brand of marijuana, Willie's Reserve, could be available to buy by 2016 Willie Nelson has been creating his life's work, and it's neither a masterpiece final album nor a definiti... (Fri Mar 27 02:01:43 2015 PDT)

CANADA: Letters - The Varsity
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thevarsity - (US) I have a picture of Henry Ford hitting his hemp car with a sledgehammer to demonstrate its resiliency. (Thu Mar 26 03:04:36 2015 PDT)

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cbc - (US) K in cash seized from area in 2 years from other trafficking cases Five people have been charged with drug trafficking in The Pas after RCMP seized cocaine and pot police believe was headed for a Manitoba correctional institution. (Mon Mar 30 10:31:48 2015 PDT)

Prosecutors lay out case against ex-undercover drug officers
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elkharttruth - (Canada) That former officer, Jeffrey Walker, is scheduled to testify for the government after admitting he planted evidence and stole $15,000 from a drug dealer. Defense lawyers say Walker and the drug suspects set to testify canb t be trusted. (Mon Mar 30 09:02:00 2015 PDT)

CANADA: US-Mexico sign climate co-operation deal as Canada stalls on UN emissions bid
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whistlerquestion - OTTAWA - The Harper government is temporarily standing on the sidelines as international negotiations ramp up for a United Nations climate conference at the end of this year. (Mon Mar 30 02:59:42 2015 PDT) [also weyburnreview12180, princegeorgecitizen11873, princegeorgecitizen11381, neepawapress12036]

CANADA: Researching the effects of drug abuse for info fair
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weyburnreview - Researching the effects of drug abuse for info fair Weyburn Junior High students Wyatt Fellinger and Scott Wensowski have a look at images on a website as they do research into the effects of illicit drugs on the body. (Mon Mar 30 02:59:20 2015 PDT)

CANADA: Toronto's decaying TCHC buildings - LEVY - Toronto and GTA - News - Toronto Sun
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torontosun - (Canada) S talk in the building that drug dealers are squatting in the decrepit unit. (Mon Mar 30 02:53:38 2015 PDT) [also torontosun6347]

CANADA: OPP make arrests in break and enter - North Bay Nugget
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nugget - (Canada) The Temiskaming Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police, the Bear Island First Nation Police, the Emergency Response Team and the Canine Unit responded to an emergency call March 20 at 11 p.m. involving a break and enter in progress located at a cottage on Bear Island. T... (Mon Mar 30 02:32:14 2015 PDT)

CANADA: At the Gates returns with first new LP in 20 years - Georgia Straight Vancouver's News and Entertainment Weekly
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straight - Embedded within Lindbergb s twisted poetics are direct references to the mind-altering authors of mid-20th-century magic realism. (Mon Mar 30 02:17:09 2015 PDT)

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Yoga class focuses on a new level of relaxation
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thestar - (Canada) Explains that the class uses a vaporizer where the hemp is heated —. Is released as an almost invisible mist. (Mon Mar 30 15:02:03 2015 PDT)

Cafe Serendipity's Chairman Asked to Speak at the Native Nation Symposium ...
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marketwired - (Canada) Management believes that the Native American community will be exceedingly influential in the expansion of the cannabis industry. (Mon Mar 30 07:47:17 2015 PDT)

Trending Tickers: IGI, Laboratories, Inc. (NYSEMKT:IG), WuXi PharmaTech ...
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stocktranscript - (Canada) (NYSE:WX) announced that an Investigational New Drug or IND application for WuXi MedImmune’s novel anti-IL6 monoclonal antibody for rheumatoid arthritis has been accepted for review by the China Food and Drug Administration or CFDA. (NYSE:WX) announced that an Investigational New Drug or IND application for WuXi MedImmune’s novel anti-IL6 monoclonal antibody for rheumatoid arth... (Mon Mar 30 06:32:03 2015 PDT)

Maple Leaf Begins Trading on Frankfurt Stock Exchange Maple Leaf Green ...
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marketwired - (Canada) The Company is constructing a German website to help European investors understand more about the Company's medical marijuana projects in Canada and the United States. (Mon Mar 30 05:47:09 2015 PDT) [also stockhouse12449]

Nation's First Medical Marijuana Medical Plan Portal Goes Live
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marketwired - (Canada) Members will have access to provider networks offering significant cost savings of 20% or more on over 1000 products and services. Including holistic medicine and medical marijuana in states where it is legal. (Mon Mar 30 05:17:16 2015 PDT)

Focus: Medical marijuana continues to be source of litigation
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lawtimesnews - (Canada) Focus: Medical marijuana continues to be source of litigation There has been one constant since the Ontario Court of Appeal struck down the prohibition against possession of marijuana for medical reasons in 2000: the subsequent rules imposed by the federal government have been subject to repeated court challenges. (Mon Mar 30 05:17:16 2015 PDT)

CANADA: Rebagliati looking to expand brand into U.S. marijuana markets
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whistlerquestion - So we're in talks with some growers down in Washington and Colorado to have branded Ross' Gold marijuana cigarettes. The Olympian's vision is to establish a storefront in Whistler. Patients will have the chance to customize their prescription to suit their medical needs. (Sun Mar 29 02:55:22 2015 PDT)

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PBS NewsHour
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pbs - (UK) Which officials say is being spread by addicts sharing infected needles. (Sun Mar 29 16:16:32 2015 PDT)

Edmonton Sun
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edmontonsun - (Canada) Killer fake Oxycontin found in Edmonton Experts are calling for greater access to treatment and harm reduction as opioid addiction grows in Alberta. (Sun Mar 29 14:16:17 2015 PDT)

The Elkhart Truth
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elkharttruth - (Canada) Was arrested on preliminary charges of operating a vehicle while intoxicated. Was arrested on a preliminary charge of possession of marijuana. Was arrested on preliminary charges of possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia at 2998 S. (Sun Mar 29 09:16:35 2015 PDT)

CANADA: Letters - North Shore News
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CANADA: EDITORIAL: No end Insite
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nsnews - Vancouverb s pioneering safe injection facility Insite earned its annua... (Sat Mar 28 02:38:48 2015 PDT)

Indiana governor to allow short-term needle exchange program in attempt to ...
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news1130 - (Canada) Indiana governor to allow short-term needle exchange program in attempt to stem HIV outbreak ! News1130 Indiana governor to allow short-term needle exchange program in attempt to stem HIV outbreak Mike Pence has authorized a short-term needle e... (Thu Mar 26 08:32:19 2015 PDT)

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