The E-Cigarette Ban: A Win for Liars and Big Tobacco

This article is part of the Green Watch series. Summary: Bureaucrats and politicians often cite “science” as justification for their efforts to exercise control over Americans’ lives. It’s a fake, politicized “science,” of course. When science suggests tha

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Marijuana can be sold at Uruguay pharmacies, but few want to

MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay (AP) — Rossana Rilla could sell marijuana under Uruguay's pioneering law that lets pharmacies distribute pot. But she says there is no way she will. In her 28 years as a pharmacist, she has been beaten, dragged across the floor and thre

Study: No scientific basis for laws on marijuana and driving

WASHINGTON (AP) — Six states that allow marijuana use legal tests to determine driving while impaired by the drug that have no scientific basis, according to a study by the nation's largest automobile club that calls for scrapping those laws. The study com

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Meet The Children Who Rely On Marijuana To Survive

Since he was just a few months old, 10-year-old Zaki Jackson has suffered from a rare form of epilepsy that, at its worst, causes him to have thousands o...

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Federal government planned 'strong' PR campaign to promote oil industry

OTTAWA — Days before announcing Canada would withdraw from the Kyoto Protocol on climate change, the federal government drafted plans for a “strong and coordinated” public relations campaign and major regulatory reforms to promote oil and pipeline industry

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Note to Reader: I made this presentation on February 9th 2017 at a forum that was hosted by UVIC, Amnesty International, Sierra Club BC, Council of Canadian, Kairos BC. It was a 20 minute presentation so this article is a bit long.Introduction Sometimes it

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Canada's Innovation Challenge: Keeping The Billion Dollar Club At Home - Michael Geist

From the moment the Liberal government took office last fall, it left no doubt that innovation was going to be a top priority. Gone was Industry Canada, replaced by the Ministry of Innovation, Science, and Economic Development, with Navdeep Bains, a close

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Medical Marijuana and Parkinson's Part 3 of 3

See the effects of cannabis first hand, unedited, on Parkinson's tremor dyskinesia, and voice. This clip is from the feature documentary "Ride with Larry" and shows retired police captain Larry trying medical marijuana for the first time. The full film is

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'Prince of Pot' Marc Emery apologizes for saying he smoked pot with Justin Trudeau several times

The "Prince of Pot" Marc Emery has <a href="" target="_blank">apologized</a> for claiming to have smoked marijuana with Justin Trudeau several times. He now insists it was o

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Why an Australian Study Could Provide Canada with an Innovation Roadmap - Michael Geist

From the moment that the Liberal government renamed Industry Canada as Innovation, Science, and Economic Development it sent a clear signal that innovation is a top policy priority. Indeed, in recent months Minister Navdeep Bains has repeatedly called for

Trump Today: Newsom calls Spicer’s marijuana take ‘grossly uninformed’

The day after White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer warned states of “greater enforcement” of federal laws against marijuana use by President Trump’s Justice Department, Lt. Gavin Newsom called Spicer’s comments “grossly uninformed.” In a letter to Trump

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Big "Live" Sunday Nite Smoke Out Show #91

Big "Live" Sunday Nite Smoke Out Show #91 Full Show Scheduled... - Weekly Drug Victims Memorial Candle/Insense - Weekly Dispensary Busts - (10) - Weekly Large Marijuana Producer News - Weekly Dispensary News - Bill Blair Tour Updates :( - Trudeau: Legalizi

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Fraud victim has 'brutal' 3-year battle with Walmart and Equifax over damaged credit

When thieves applied for a Walmart MasterCard under Olga Milman's name and racked up $1,500 in charges, police determined it was a clear case of fraud, yet the victim had to fight for three years to get Walmart and Equifax to correct her damaged credit rec

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Texas House Panel Approves Full Legalization of Marijuana In ‘Unprecedented’ Move

The proposal would make Texas the fifth state in the United States to fully legalize recreational marijuana use. In a surprising, and "unprecedented" bipartisan move, the proposal was approved in a House panel vote. Even more surprising to many was the fac

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Companies Come Out to Endorse CAODC’s "Oil Respect" Campaign - EnergyNow | Online News & Media for the Canadian Oil & Gas Industry

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: MARCH 31, 2016 This week dozens of companies have been endorsing the Oil Respect ( campaign launched by the Canadian Association of Oilwell Drilling Contractors on February 17, 2016. Many companies have been promoti

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Medical Marijuana Use Up When Veterans Have Access: Report

"If a veteran tells another veteran about something that is working for disability, you can be guaranteed that they will tell a hundred other vets.'

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Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement

What Is the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP)? The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) is a secretive, multinational trade agreement that threatens to extend restrictive intellectual property (IP) laws across the globe and rewrite international rules o

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4,000 illegal marijuana plants seized from Health Canada licensed grow-op in Ontario

Police in the Niagara Region say Health Canada medical marijuana licences are being used to hide illegal grow-ops, after 18 people were arrested and more than 4,000 plants seized in three raids.

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Where to Buy Marijuana

Where can you buy marijuana or weed in Colorado? Find marijuana retail stores in Colorado. A list of cities and counties allowing weed sales in marijuana retail stores. Learn more about where to buy Colorado marijuana

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Limbic Rage Syndrome

Limbic Rage Syndrome   This article is about Episodic Dyscontrol Syndrome, or Limbic Rage.  It is a seizure-like disorder in the limbic system of the brain that causes unpredictable and often unprovoked rages.  It is...

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