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Pot protests across Canada
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newstalk1010 - (US) NEWSTALK 1010 - IN-DEPTH RADIO :: Pot protests across Canada :: News - Article Pot protests across Canada An annual day of celebrating cannabis culture is ramping up into mainstream political activism as the pot-smoking 420 movement takes on marijuana prohibition with rallies across Canada. (Sun Apr 20 12:01:38 2014 PDT)

Calgary Herald
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calgaryherald - (Canada) Anti-prohibition pot protesters hit Parliament Hill The Peace Tower is reflected in the sunglasses of a woman smoking a joint at the Fill the Hill marijuana rally on Parliament HIll in Ottawa last April. (Sun Apr 20 11:46:26 2014 PDT)

Vancouver Sun
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vancouversun - (Canada) The annual event is the first 4/20 marijuana celebration since retail marijuana stores began selling in January 2014. (Sun Apr 20 11:31:40 2014 PDT)

Toronto Sun
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torontosun - (Canada) Thousands of marijuana advocates will be at Yonge-Dundas Square on Easter Sunday for Toronto's 8th annual 4/20 (April 20) movement to push for marijuana legalization. (Sun Apr 20 11:31:40 2014 PDT)

Marijuana advocates gather to celebrate 420 in Toronto's Dundas Square
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cp24 - (Canada) Marijuana advocates gather to celebrate 420 in Toronto's Dundas Square ! CP24.com Marijuana advocates gather at Dundas Square for 420 rally Torontob s cannabis culture champions are congregating at Dundas Square this Easter Sunday for an annual 420 rally. (Sun Apr 20 10:16:43 2014 PDT) [also cp246803]

Des manifestations pro-marijuana dimanche au Canada
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lapresse - (Canada) Des manifestations pro-marijuana dimanche au Canada ! National ... (Sun Apr 20 08:16:54 2014 PDT)

Niagara Falls Review
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niagarafallsreview - (Canada) Two men are facing drug charges after an Elizabeth Street bust in Grimsby. (Sun Apr 20 05:46:23 2014 PDT)

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CANADA: Once an underground phenomenon, pot holiday tries to go mainstream in Colorado - International - Whistler Question
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whistlerquestion - The annual event is the first 420 marijuana celebration since retail marijuana stores began selling in January 2014. (Sun Apr 20 03:37:16 2014 PDT)

Vintage Vinyl manager no longer facing drug charges
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cbc - (Canada) A private residence in Regina were the focus of police raids in March of 2013 that led to a number of people facing charges related to marijuana production. (Thu Apr 17 20:46:41 2014 PDT)

NOW Magazine
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nowtoronto - (Canada) Not because the government wanted to but because it was forced to after the Ontario Court of Appeal declared medical marijuana prohibition unconstitutional in the case of epileptic Terry Parker. (Thu Apr 17 14:01:48 2014 PDT)

NOW Magazine
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nowtoronto - (Canada) S Web have saved epileptic children’. The strain of cannabis was donated by a grower. Hayley was reading at Grade 2 or 3 level. Clinical trials are about to begin on a strain of medical marijuana used for epilepsy patients in the U.S. (Thu Apr 17 10:39:24 2014 PDT) [also nowtoronto5179]

Medical marijuana update: The Greenbank (C.GBC) spin-off king comes to weed ...
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stockhouse - (Canada) Medical marijuana update: The Greenbank (C.GBC) spin-off king comes to weed town When you hear that the former Chairman of a $2 billion NASDAQ-listed tech company is at the helm of a company jumping into the medical marijuana sector. (Wed Apr 16 13:39:22 2014 PDT) [also stockhouse10383]

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Vulcan Advocate
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vulcanadvocate - (Canada) Presentations started out in the morning with two students who are enrolled in University of Lethbridge addictions class. (Sun Apr 20 12:46:32 2014 PDT)

The Drug Cartels Long March on El Salvador
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canadafreepress - (US) Such as the The Guatemalan trafficker Jorge Mario Paredes-Cordova was also established in El Salvador before his arrest and conviction on drug-related charges. (Sun Apr 20 05:31:32 2014 PDT)

CANADA: Nelson Mandela Tributes - Share News
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sharenews - From the National Association for the Advancement of Coloured People (NAACP) (Baltimore, MD): The NAACP released the following statements following the death of Nelson Mandela: From Roslyn Brock, Chairman of the NAACP Board of Directors: b The... (Sun Apr 20 03:25:40 2014 PDT)

UK: Crack cocaine-smoking mayor in re-election bid - The Scotsman
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scotsman - (UK) Crack cocaine-smoking mayor in re-election bid - The Scotsman Crack cocaine-smoking mayor in re-election bid HE IS the crack-cocaine-smoking populist politician whose video-taped exploits have found infamy on the internet and dominated water-cooler conversations across Canada. (Sat Apr 19 10:17:18 2014 PDT)

Summerside-area man sentenced to 36 months on drug charge
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cbc - (Canada) Summerside-area man sentenced to 36 months on drug charge - Prince Edward Island - CBC News Summerside-area man sentenced to 36 months on drug charge A 53-year-old man from the Summerside area has been sentenced to 36 months in prison for possession of methamphetamine for the purpose of trafficking, according to t... (Sat Apr 19 08:46:31 2014 PDT)

Can Rio tame its notorious favelas in time for the World Cup?
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theglobeandmail - (Canada) Elite soldiers crashed through the tiny alleyways and drove out the heavily armed drug dealers who had ruled the favela for decades. Six officers from the new police force have been killed since November, one of them shot at her desk in the station when it was besieged by the supposedly vanquished drug dealers. ... (Sat Apr 19 05:16:38 2014 PDT)

Drug Education Forum Set for Haldane on April 23
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philipstown.info - (Canada) Will speak of their experience dealing with Justinb s addiction and their familyb s journey. (Sat Apr 19 05:01:34 2014 PDT)

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420 Rally urges need for legal weed
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stcatharinesstandard - (Canada) Allowing marijuana medically was one battle. (Sun Apr 20 14:01:26 2014 PDT)

Pro-marijuana protesters hit Parliament Hill for annual 420 event
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ctvnews - (Canada) Pro-marijuana protesters hit Parliament Hill for annual 420 event ! CTV News Pro-marijuana protesters hit Parliament Hill for annual 420 event OTTAWA - An annual day of celebrating cannabis culture is ramping up into mainstream political activism as the pot-smoking 420 movement takes on marijuana prohibition with rallies across Canada. (Sun Apr 20 13:31:21 2014 PDT) [also cbc.ca7673, ctvnews.ca10227]

CBC.ca
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cbc - (Canada) Montreal marijuana enthusiasts celebrate 420 on Mont-Royal - Montreal - CBC News Montreal marijuana enthusiasts celebrate 420 on Mont-Royal The term '420' is used to signify marijuana in popular culture How one Colorado county is using its marijuana profits Legalizing pot: Colorado a trailblazer in drafting legal framework New medical marijuana law leaves some users in the lurch Casual pot users may show ... (Sun Apr 20 13:01:31 2014 PDT)

Canada News
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canadajournal - (Europe) Is voluntarily recalling one batch (Purple Kush. Producers of marijuana for medical purposes are subject to compliance and enforcement measures similar to those in place for other producers of controlled substances. (Sun Apr 20 12:31:45 2014 PDT)

Marijuana: Canada Falls Behind As Burgeoning Industry Hits New Highs
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huffingtonpost - (US) Health Canada Sure Hates Weed Marijuana: Canada Falls Behind As Burgeoning Industry Hits New Highs Marijuana Holland Marijuana Netherlands Marijuana Prices Canada Weed Prices Canada Marijuana Around The World Marijuana Laws Us States Medical Marijuana Around The World Medical Marijuana Holland Medical Marijuana Israel Medical Marijuana Netherlands Medical Marijuana Uk Us Marijuana Laws B.C. bud was once the g... (Sun Apr 20 11:16:42 2014 PDT)

Anti-prohibition marijuana supporters celebrate '420aE2 across Canada
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globalnews - (US) Across Canada Saskatchewan producer weighs in on new federal medical marijuana regulations Summerland toddler using medical marijuana VIDEO GALLERY:B Cannabis in Canada Police are advising motorists to steer clear of Parliament Hill in the national capital as a large demonstration is expected for the annual April 20 event. (Sun Apr 20 10:46:31 2014 PDT)

Health Canada: Medical marijuana recalled
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thestar - (Canada) Health Canada: Medical marijuana recalled ! Toronto Star Health Canada: Medical marijuana recalled A British Columbian medical marijuana supplier is voluntarily recalling one of its batches after a Health Canada inspection found b issues with the companyb s production practices.b Happy 420. (Sun Apr 20 10:39:05 2014 PDT)

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NOW Magazine
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nowtoronto - (Canada) Not because the government wanted to but because it was forced to after the Ontario Court of Appeal declared medical marijuana prohibition unconstitutional in the case of epileptic Terry Parker. (Thu Apr 17 14:01:48 2014 PDT)

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