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2015/04/27 19:33
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As a shirtless and barefoot UCF student flipped out on campus, police body cameras captured a possible clue about what triggered his rampage. In a video that quickly went viral last week, the student...
2015/04/27 19:33
2015/04/27 19:33
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2015/04/24 18:10
2015/04/24 18:10
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After years of uncontrollable seizures at all times of the day and night, the parents of a 7-year-old Cincinnati girl are saying enough is enough. Sophia Nazzarine was diagnosed at just 8 months old...
2015/04/24 15:45
2015/04/24 15:45
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We're tired of seeing lame stoners and slackers as the posterchildren for the marijuana movement. Which is why it's refreshing to see advocacy group the Drug Policy Alliance continue its efforts to...
2015/04/23 19:33
2015/04/23 19:33
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There was plenty of weed at the Cannabis Cup celebration last weekend in Denver. Billed as the biggest marijuana party in the world, the Cup is a three-day psychedelic mash-up of counter culture, high...
2015/04/23 17:57
2015/04/23 17:57
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A scathing new study from the Drug Policy Alliance finds that many California police departments are violating federal and state guidelines to essentially police for profit. Police departments are...
2015/04/23 13:37
2015/04/23 13:37
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Crystal meth, or methamphetamine, as it is technically described, is a powerful psychoactive substance and one of a group of drugs known as ‘stimulants’ which include cocaine and amphetamine (speed)....
2015/04/23 05:34
2015/04/23 05:34
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It’s a plant like no other, with fine red hair often covering its green leaves. It’s been labeled a “gateway drug,” and the names associated with the plant are as varied as the strains that provide...
2015/04/23 01:47
2015/04/23 01:47
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CICERO -- Accidental overdose deaths are the leading cause of accidental death in New York State, exceeding even motor vehicle accidents, according to The Drug Policy Alliance. In the past 6 days...
2015/04/21 19:13
2015/04/21 19:13
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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Smaller police departments in Los Angeles county are coming under fire after a report by an advocacy group found that they use a federal law to confiscate property when owners...
2015/04/20 20:57
2015/04/20 20:57
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Susan Montgomery / Shutterstock.com Snoop Lion may have just invested in a marijuana delivery app, but most African Americans are not cashing in on the now thriving legal cannabis industry. It is...
2015/04/20 12:42
2015/04/20 12:42
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Happy 4/20! If you are wondering why all of your American friends seem a bit spacey today, remember that today is 20 April – or 4/20. Originally a slang term coined a group of teenagers in Nothern...
2015/04/17 12:21
2015/04/17 12:21
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NEW YORK (AP) — A new drug policy agency would focus as much on health as on policing under a proposal a New York City lawmaker introduced Thursday to shift how the nation's biggest city approaches...
2015/04/17 06:34
2015/04/17 06:34
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Jeremy Auerbach, Staff Photographer Students and faculty gathered in the Memorial Chapel at 8 p.m. on Thursday April 15 to participate in the second panel of the “Drugs, Harm and the Campus” lecture...
2015/04/15 07:48
2015/04/15 07:48
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Paul Hillman was one of the handful of volunteers who participated in a drive to decriminalize marijuana in Santa Fe last year. His participation came after a personal history with the herb dating...
2015/04/14 23:47
2015/04/14 23:47
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New York Mayor Bill de Blasio announced a sweeping plan Tuesday to modernize the city’s criminal justice system and improve conditions in the Rikers Island jail complex, which for years has been...
2015/04/14 17:29
2015/04/14 17:29
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Portland, Oregon — (JTA) — This seder included a legal disclaimer. “The cannabis products at this Seder are available to OMMP cardholders only,” the sign at the check-in table read, referring to the...
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2015/04/14 00:34
2015/04/14 00:34
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Two students arrested following the drug-poisoning of Sunday, Feb. 22 have been permanently dismissed from the University, according to an all-campus email sent by Vice President for Student Affairs...
2015/04/13 14:22
2015/04/13 14:22
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A year of debate, a slew of labeling regulations and multiple educational campaigns have not been effective in answering a critical question surrounding marijuana-infused edible products: How do you...
2015/04/11 13:44
2015/04/11 13:44
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SEATTLE — Gailen Lopton was in a downtown alley two weeks ago, having a buddy jab him in the neck with a heroin-filled syringe, when he suddenly found himself in the company of Seattle’s finest. The...
2015/04/11 02:06
2015/04/11 02:06
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Updated: 04/10/2015 7:19 PM | Created: 04/10/2015 6:52 PM By: Ryan Luby, KOB Eyewitness News 4 Gov. Susana Martinez signed a bill Friday that would keep police from seizing your property even if you...
2015/04/27 19:33
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