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cbc - (US) Talal Khatib faces 7 charges including trafficking marijuana and salvia Police seized 35 bottles of vodka, as well as crack cocaine, marijuana and the hallucinogenic herb salvia from a home on Raven Street in Inuvik, N.W.T. Police seized... (Fri May 06 05:31:14 2016 PDT)

CANADA: LAUTENS: Marijuana 'mare's nest' deserves mention
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nsnews - LAUTENS: Marijuana b mareb s nestb deserves mention As the marijuana business wafts upward from small-fry shops past ex-police chiefs and old pols who have seen the light. (Fri May 06 02:33:54 2016 PDT)

CANADA: John Ivison: A little Angry Tom goes a long way as Mulcair outpoints rivals - National Post
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news.nationalpost - (US) He likely re-assured many people who worry a vote for the NDP means a future of kale, hemp and Birkenstocks. ... (Fri May 06 02:32:02 2016 PDT)

CANADA: Corrections officers welcome full-body scanners - The Kingston Whig-Standard
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thewhig - (Canada) Of these, 86 inmates were identified as possessing contraband, which included ceramic blades, marijuana and pills. Adult correctional facilities in Ontario currently use a variety of other methods to prevent, detect, intercept, confiscate and reduce contr... (Fri May 06 02:24:54 2016 PDT)

CANADA: Optimism makes the world go 'round - Columnists - Cape Breton Post
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capebretonpost - [Itb s high timeB t...] ... (Fri May 06 02:07:58 2016 PDT)

CANADA: Five arrested for possession of marijuana after police stop vehicle - Brandon Sun
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brandonsun - Five arrested for possession of marijuana after police stop vehicle - Brandon Sun Five arrested for possession of marijuana after police stop vehicle Five people are facing charges after police found them possession of more than 45 grams of marijuana. (Fri May 06 02:04:22 2016 PDT)

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CANADA: John Ivison: A little Angry Tom goes a long way as Mulcair outpoints rivals - National Post
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news.nationalpost - (US) He likely re-assured many people who worry a vote for the NDP means a future of kale, hemp and Birkenstocks. ... (Fri May 06 02:32:02 2016 PDT)

CANADA: Investing in marijuana: a growing interest - The Globe and Mail
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theglobeandmail - (Canada) Public offerings are currently mostly volatile penny stocks. A vast portion of the market is illegal. The share prices have been propelled by the success of Coloradob s move to allow retail sales of marijuana since Jan. 1. (Fri May 06 02:18:52 2016 PDT)

CANADA: Author Adam Hart promotes power of plant-based proteins to combat depression - Georgia Straight Vancouver's News and Entertainment Weekly
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straight - (US) The number one food that Ib ve done that with is hemp seeds. (Thu May 05 02:17:04 2016 PDT)

Post-Historic Address With Mexico's President, Activist RaA:l Elizalde Meets Medical Marijuana, Inc. CEO, Discusses ...
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marketwired - (Canada) He noted to the audience that there is 'much work to be done' with changing laws about cannabis access in Mexico. Inc. was the first company to receive approval from COFEPRIS for our RSHO-X product. The first patients to receive it were Maria Paula and "Medical Marijuana. (Tue May 03 06:39:09 2016 PDT)

CANADA: New e-cigarette store opening soon on West Street - Business - The Telegram
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thetelegram - (US) [The Hemp Connection. ...] The Hemp Connection. ... (Sun May 01 02:57:22 2016 PDT)

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CANADA: Another and#8216;Monolith' drug dealer heading to prison - Yukon News
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yukon-news - (US) Another ‘Monolith’ drug dealer heading to prison ! Yukon News Another ‘Monolith’ drug dealer heading to prison Another drug dealer swept up in the Yukon RCMP’s mega Project Monolith drug investigation is going to federal prison. Aslam, who is from New Westminster, B.C., pleaded guilty to trafficking in cocaine ... (Fri May 06 02:56:19 2016 PDT) [also yukon-news2963]

CANADA: Whitehorse Daily Star: Parties trade jabs over electoral funding issue
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whitehorsestar - (US) Cocaine peddler is jailed (6) (Fri May 06 02:54:33 2016 PDT)

CANADA: Prince had Percocet in his system: reports - Wallaceburg Courier Press
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wallaceburgcourierpress - (Canada) Prescription opioid medication was found at the scene. (Fri May 06 02:53:18 2016 PDT) [also vulcanadvocate8623]

CANADA: Opinion - Vancouver Courier
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vancourier - [In 2008, Barack Obama wa...] ... (Fri May 06 02:50:15 2016 PDT)

CANADA: Canadian 'ice' won't melt at Rio Olympics: Gleadle
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vancourier - Canadian b iceb wonb t melt at Rio Olympics: Gleadle Canadians are forged from ice and snow. (Fri May 06 02:50:15 2016 PDT) [also vancourier3184]

CANADA: Harper stalwarts missing in Tory leadership poll, and that says something - Fure
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torontosun - (Canada) Conservatives need to be more libertarian on ... (Fri May 06 02:47:19 2016 PDT)

CANADA: 'I was ashamed to be paid to do nothing'; Man sues perfume company over boring j
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ctvnews - (Canada) Smaller-dose pot-infused brownies are packaged at The Growing Kitchen in Boulder. The bylaw will also keep the dispensaries 200 metres away from schools and licensed daycares. (Fri May 06 05:31:14 2016 PDT)

CANADA: Loblaw president Weston: Pharmacies should sell medical marijuana - Canada - New
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torontosun - (Canada) "We're an industry that is extremely effective at managing controlled substances. His comments mark the latest sign that the marijuana industry is increasingly seen as a legitimate way for businesses to make money in a hyper-competitive retail sector. (Fri May 06 02:47:19 2016 PDT) [also orilliapacket9752, nugget.ca8899, thewhig9124]

CANADA: Victoria's medical marijuana bylaw deflects concerns about edible pot - Oak Bay News
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oakbaynews - Vancouver's medical marijuana bylaw bans the sale of edible marijuana products and ensures dispensaries are located 300 metres away from schools and each other Vancouver's medical marijuana bylaw bans the sale of edible marijuana products and ensures dispensaries are located 300 metres away from schools and each other Victoria's proposed bylaw calls on provincial health officials to monitor edible marijuana produc... (Fri May 06 02:34:54 2016 PDT) [also mrtimes5071]

CANADA: Allure of pot brownies raising red flags - Oak Bay News
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oakbaynews - Social workers are concerned with how edible pot products could affect children. He is simply pointing out how legalization may create some issues. (Fri May 06 02:34:54 2016 PDT)

CANADA: Investing in marijuana: a growing interest - The Globe and Mail
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theglobeandmail - (Canada) Public offerings are currently mostly volatile penny stocks. A vast portion of the market is illegal. The share prices have been propelled by the success of Coloradob s move to allow retail sales of marijuana since Jan. 1. (Fri May 06 02:18:52 2016 PDT)

CANADA: Vancouver's ill and addicted lost in a mental-health care maze - Georgia Straight Vancouver's News and Entertainment Weekly
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straight - (US) Two-thirds of the cityb s 536 homeless people are b in urgent need of adequate mental health and addictions supportsb . He is not a drug user and has stayed out of trouble with police. Vancouver's ill and addicted lost in a mental-health care maze Deaths involving police reveal a long pattern of mental illness and addiction Part five: Vancouver's ill and addicted lost in a mental-health care maze Part six: De... (Fri May 06 02:18:21 2016 PDT)

CANADA: Vancouver looks at expediting enforcement at SRO buildings with bylaw violations - Georgia Straight Vancouver's News and Entertainment Weekly
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straight - (US) Dana Larsen: Vision Vancouver will lose marijuana dispensary war. (Fri May 06 02:18:21 2016 PDT)

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CANADA: Vancouver's ill and addicted lost in a mental-health care maze - Georgia Straight Vancouver's News and Entertainment Weekly
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straight - (US) Two-thirds of the cityb s 536 homeless people are b in urgent need of adequate mental health and addictions supportsb . He is not a drug user and has stayed out of trouble with police. Vancouver's ill and addicted lost in a mental-health care maze Deaths involving police reveal a long pattern of mental illness and addiction Part five: Vancouver's ill and addicted lost in a mental-health care maze Part six: De... (Fri May 06 02:18:21 2016 PDT)

CANADA: Vancouver mental-health advocates question rules for SRO tenants - Georgia Straight Vancouver's News and Entertainment Weekly
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straight - (US) Told the She questioned the impacts those rules have on people struggling with addiction and mental-health challenges. (Fri May 06 02:18:21 2016 PDT)

CANADA: Top Stories - The Manitoulin Expositor
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manitoulin - (Canada) Child finds used hypodermic needle discarde... (Thu May 05 02:27:22 2016 PDT)

CANADA: Police Archives - Manitoulin Expositor
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manitoulin - (Canada) Child finds used hypodermic needle discarded close to school (Wed May 04 02:26:58 2016 PDT) [also manitoulin.ca3442, manitoulin.ca2872]

CANADA: Child finds used hypodermic needle discarded close to school - Manitoulin Expositor
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manitoulin - (Canada) A discarded used hypodermic needle was lying in the ditch in front of his home. (Wed May 04 02:26:58 2016 PDT)

CANADA: Four B.C. pot dispensaries can seek licences; three suing after rejection - The Globe and Mail
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theglobeandmail - (Canada) Three other dispensaries are suing the city. Are Toronto and Vancouver in the midst of a pot-shop bubble? (Tue May 03 02:16:49 2016 PDT)

CANADA: Try It Now Subscriber - The Globe and Mail
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theglobeandmail - (Canada) The House of Commons is set to call second reading of the Good Samaritan Drug Overdose Act. (Mon May 02 02:17:19 2016 PDT)

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