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Canadian Citizen Sentenced to Death in China for Alleged Role in Drug Ring

A Canadian citizen has been sentenced to death by a Chinese court for his alleged role in a drug ring that attempted to export methamphetamine to Australia. The Dalian Intermediate People’s
Posted on January 15, 2019 0
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Marijuana Use Not Positively Associated With Conduct Problems in Young People

Paul Armentano | December 11, 2018 PHILADELPHIA, PA — Marijuana use by young people is not predictive of later conduct problems, such as school truancy or theft, according to data published in
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Monday, December 17, 2018 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Marijuana Today Daily HeadlinesMonday, December 17, 2018 | Curated by host Shea Gunther // ‘Orderly crowd’ witnesses
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Why cannabis affects women differently — ScienceDaily

Cannabis use is riding high on a decade-long wave of decriminalization, legalization and unregulated synthetic substitutes. As society examines the impact, an interesting disparity has become apparent: the risks are
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‘You’re not going to die’: how to survive an edible marijuana overdose | Society

Despite some popular perceptions, marijuana is not a risk-free drug. Edibles in particular pose a threat to novice users because they deliver larger doses of THC than inhaling, and, once
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Man Leaves Two Pounds of Pot in Uber, is Arrested Trying to Retrieve It

A Pennsylvania man who left two pounds of pot in an Uber driver’s vehicle was arrested by police when he tried to retrieve the weed. Malik Mollett, 21, was arrested
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Revised Criminal Justice Reform Bill to Be Reintroduced in the Senate Today

US Senator Charles “Chuck” Grassley (R-IA) Drug Policy Alliance | December 12, 2018 WASHINGTON, DC — Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-IA) intends to file a new version of criminal
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Tuesday, December 18, 2018 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Marijuana Today Daily HeadlinesTuesday, December 18, 2018 | Curated by host Shea Gunther // New York Governor
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High on the highway — stoned-driving on the increase — ScienceDaily

Getting behind the wheel after cannabis use is on the rise in the US, and THC, not alcohol, is now the most commonly detected intoxicant in US drivers. Detecting levels
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‘Glad I lived to see this day’: recreational pot sales begin in Massachusetts | US news

In Massachusetts, hundreds braved hours-long waits in the rain, sleet and snow on Tuesday to be among the first customers east of Colorado allowed to legally buy recreational marijuana. Recreational
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Bill to Allow Medical Marijuana on School Property Introduced in Washington House

Today marks the first day of work for Washington State Congress, and the session was kicked off by a bill proposal affecting students who have been prescribed medical marijuana. Aberdeen
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D.A.R.E. For Our Kids To Think For Themselves – Weed News

I originally wrote this in 2011 when I had “the drug talk” with my middle child. Since then he’s received academic accolades and shows promise for being a decent human
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Take This Short Survey to Help Shape Marijuana Policy in New York

A medical cannabis patient’s supply of medicine in their home. (Sonya Yruel/Drug Policy Alliance) Mary Kruger | December 12, 2018 How much cannabis do you consume? How much do you
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Wednesday, December 19, 2018 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Marijuana Today Daily HeadlinesWednesday, December 19, 2018 | Curated by host Shea Gunther // New Study Finds
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Cannabis use is common among pregnant women, but effects are rarely tested — ScienceDaily

Washington State University researchers have seen cognitive changes in the offspring of rats exposed to heavy amounts of cannabis. Their work is one of the rare studies to look at
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