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Two Years After Legalizing Cannabis, Has Canada Kept Its Promises?

Two Years After Legalizing Cannabis, Has Canada Kept Its Promises?

Two Years After Legalizing Cannabis, Has Canada Kept Its Promises? Two Years After Legalizing Cannabis, Has Canada Kept Its Promises? OTTAWA — When Robert was 18, he was arrested by Montreal’s police for possession of a small amount of hashish, an event that would upend his young life. The charge brought him 30 days in jail, and the conviction ended …

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‘Cannabis Factory’ Is Found in London’s Deserted Financial District

‘Cannabis Factory’ Is Found in London’s Deserted Financial District

‘Cannabis Factory’ Is Found in London’s Deserted Financial District ‘Cannabis Factory’ Is Found in London’s Deserted Financial District LONDON — If there’s one thing that criminals usually prize when seeking a base for their activities, it’s privacy. That would usually mean the hustle and bustle of London’s financial district would make it an unlikely choice for a giant drugmaking factory. …

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U.N. Reclassifies Cannabis as a Less Dangerous Drug

U.N. Reclassifies Cannabis as a Less Dangerous Drug

U.N. Reclassifies Cannabis as a Less Dangerous Drug U.N. Reclassifies Cannabis as a Less Dangerous Drug China’s delegate said that, despite the United Nations move, the country would strictly control cannabis “to protect from the harm and abuse.” Britain’s delegate said that the reclassification was “in line with the scientific evidence of its therapeutic benefits” but that the country still …

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Can Cannabis Farms Weather Wildfire Season?

Can Cannabis Farms Weather Wildfire Season?

Can Cannabis Farms Weather Wildfire Season? Can Cannabis Farms Weather Wildfire Season? In 2013, Joy Hollingsworth moved with her family from Seattle out to the country with a plan to build a cannabis business. Washington State had recently legalized recreational marijuana, and Barack Obama had just been re-elected. For Ms. Hollingsworth, a former basketball player, and her brother, Raft Hollingsworth …

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New Zealand Voters Approve Euthanasia but Reject Legal Cannabis in Referendum

New Zealand Voters Approve Euthanasia but Reject Legal Cannabis in Referendum

New Zealand Voters Approve Euthanasia but Reject Legal Cannabis in Referendum New Zealand Voters Approve Euthanasia but Reject Legal Cannabis in Referendum New Zealand will join a small number of countries that have legalized euthanasia after its citizens voted overwhelmingly in favor of it in a referendum this month. A second question on the ballot during the Oct. 17 general …

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Jacinda Ardern Admits Having Used Cannabis. New Zealanders Shrug: ‘Us Too.’

Jacinda Ardern Admits Having Used Cannabis. New Zealanders Shrug: ‘Us Too.’

Jacinda Ardern Admits Having Used Cannabis. New Zealanders Shrug: ‘Us Too.’ Jacinda Ardern Admits Having Used Cannabis. New Zealanders Shrug: ‘Us Too.’ SYDNEY, Australia — The question from the debate moderator in New Zealand was simple and to the point: “Jacinda Ardern, have you ever used cannabis?” “Yes I did,” said Ms. Ardern, the country’s popular prime minister, “a long …

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