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Media Awareness Project Drug News



Published: Tue, 23 Jan 2018 18:17:56 -0800

Last Build Date: Tue, 23 Jan 2018 22:10:02 GMT

 



CN AB: Police Shut Down Two Dispensaries

Fri, 22 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT

Metro, 22 Dec 2017 - Several people now face drugrelated charges It's not legal yet. Police sent out a stern warning Thursday after shutting down two cannabis dispensaries in south Edmonton - including one that required prescriptions for purchase - and making several arrests.



CN ON: Up In Smoke

Fri, 22 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT

Cape Breton Post, 22 Dec 2017 - Medical users fear legalized recreational pot may leave them behind For Mandy McKnight, the benefits of cannabis oil to treat her son Liam's debilitating seizures seem almost miraculous - the nine-year-old has gone from being wracked daily by dozens of the life-threatening episodes to having days now when he experiences none.



US: Soaring Overdose Deaths Cut Us Life Expectancy For 2nd Year

Thu, 21 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT

Philadelphia Daily News, 21 Dec 2017 - A runaway teen to mother: 'I'll be fine mommy. I love you.' Hours later she and two others were dead NEW YORK (AP) - U.S. deaths from drug overdoses skyrocketed 21 percent last year, and for the second straight year dragged down how long Americans are expected to live.



US MD: Maryland, After Delays, Begins The Sale Of Medical Marijuana

Fri, 01 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT

Baltimore Sun, 01 Dec 2017 - Maryland began the sale of medical marijuana to residents in pain on Friday, ending years of delays by embarking on a program that features some of the most liberal policies in the nation on who can qualify for the prescribed cannabis. Dozens of people stood outside a licensed dispensary in Montgomery County, Potomac Holistics, where owners began making sales soon after receiving their first shipment Friday afternoon.



US CA: Extreme Marijuana Use Linked To Vomiting Syndrome

Tue, 28 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT

The Fresno Bee, 28 Nov 2017 - For 17 years, Chalfonte LeNee Queen suffered periodic episodes of violent retching and abdominal pain that would knock her off her feet for days, sometimes leaving her writhing on the floor in pain. "I've screamed out for death," said Queen, 48, who lives in San Diego. "I've cried out for my mom who's been dead for 20 years, mentally not realizing she can't come to me."



CN ON: Talking Pot A What It Will Mean When It's Legal

Sat, 25 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT

The Record, 25 Nov 2017 - KITCHENER - At gatherings with family and friends, it's common for people to sit and chat as they enjoy a glass of wine. Drinking alcohol is legal and regulated by the government, but too much of it causes impairment and your long-term health could be at risk.



CN AB: Clearing The Air On Marijuana Myths

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT

Metro, 22 Nov 2017 - U of A prof calls misinformation about pot 'alarming' In light of the Alberta government announcing its regulations for the retail sale of marijuana, Metro spoke with a public health expert Tuesday to clarify some hazy topics around legalization.



CN ON: Pot Dispensary Employee Gets $10 Fine

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT

The Record, 17 Nov 2017 - KITCHENER - A judge who granted an absolute discharge to a Kitchener couple running an illegal marijuana dispensary has handed out a tiny fine to one of them for careless storage of a loaded handgun. Nour Louka, 30, owned and operated the Waterloo Dispensary, which sold marijuana out of a second-floor business on King Street in uptown Waterloo. Her husband, Shady Louka, 32, was a part-time, temporary employee.



US MI: You Can Be Fired For Medical Marijuana. Advocates Want That To

Mon, 13 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT

Detroit Free Press, 13 Nov 2017 - Can you be fired in Michigan for using medical marijuana? Joseph Casias injured his knee at the Battle Creek Wal-Mart where he worked in 2009. Per company policy, he took a drug test. It came back positive.