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[2]: DelmarvaNow.com - Home
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delmarvanow - (US) Police arrested a 43-year-old of Maryland for sending narcotics to her son, who is serving time at the Sussex Correctional Institution. ... (Wed Jan 17 11:14:03 2018 PST)

UK: M25 crash: Motorist escapes serious injury after clipping exit ramp and flipping car onto roof - Get Surrey
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getsurrey - M25 crash: Motorist escapes serious injury after clipping exit ramp and flipping car onto roof - Get Surrey M25 crash: Motorist escapes serious injury after clipping exit ramp and flipping car onto roof A motorist escaped without serious injuries on Tuesday night (January 16) after clipping a motorway exit ram... (Wed Jan 17 10:17:51 2018 PST)

UK: Civic chiefs to discuss possibility of 'drug consumption rooms' in Southampton - Daily Echo
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dailyecho - (US) However critics have urged caution over the introduction of so-called b shooting galleriesb . (Wed Jan 17 10:16:17 2018 PST)

UK: Brit husband of dead wife 'was smuggling cannabis oil' - Daily Mail Online
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dailymail - (US) Brit husband of dead wife 'was smuggling cannabis oil' ! Daily Mail Online Revealed: Husband of British woman found dead on a Marbella beach was 'exporting cannabis e-cigarettes' from Spain as footage shows police searching his office He has now been accused of smuggling cannabis e-cigarettes from his officeB The husband of a British woman found dead on a Marbella beach was allegedly exporting cannabis e-ciga... (Wed Jan 17 10:02:35 2018 PST)

OH: Health: Acupuncture in the opioid crisis era - Lifestyle - Columbus Monthly - Columbus, OH
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columbusmonthly - (US) Health: Acupuncture in the opioid crisis era - Lifestyle - Columbus Monthly - Columbus, OH Health: Acupuncture in the opioid crisis era Against the backdrop of the opioid crisis, the ancient practice of acupuncture has gained favor for treating patients in pain. That too is beginning to shift, due in part to the ongoing opioid crisis. In September, the Nation... (Wed Jan 17 08:46:02 2018 PST)

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m.philstar - (US) Emmanuel Tupas Four other suspects were arrested in anti-drug operations in San Jose del Monte. (Wed Jan 17 08:06:39 2018 PST)

TOP: Harold McNeil - The Buffalo News
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buffalonews - (US) Painkillers into Attica A woman with a baby was arrested for allegedly smuggling marijuana and other controlled substances into Attica Correctional Facility while attempting to visit an inmate. (Tue Jan 16 14:11:27 2018 PST)

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[2]: Bangladeshi student nabbed for peddling ganja at private university
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thesundaily.my - (Malaysia) Bangladeshi student nabbed for peddling ganja at private university A Bangladeshi student believed to be actively involved in peddling ganja at a private university in Semenyih near here was arrested on Sunday. (Wed Jan 17 11:13:31 2018 PST)

UK: 'My name is Leigh Scarff and I am making a difference' - one man's journey from alcohol addiction to helping others on the road to recovery - Devon Live
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devonlive - (US) 'My name is Leigh Scarff and I am making a difference' - one man's journey from alcohol addiction to helping others on the road to recovery - Devon Live 'My name is Leigh Scarff and I am making a difference' - one man's journey from alcohol addiction to helping others on the road to recovery It is run by Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust and helps to support many people each year with drug and alcoh... (Wed Jan 17 10:03:46 2018 PST)

OH: Editorial roundup - Troy Daily News
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tdn-net - (US) The U.S. is in the middle of an opioid epidemic. Studies have found states that have legalized marijuana have seen a decrease in opioid-related deaths. (Tue Jan 16 18:41:13 2018 PST)

OH: 'Mississippi Burning' KKK leader Killen dies in prison at 92 - Times Bulletin
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timesbulletin - (US) Mississippi's corrections department said the former Ku Klux Klan leader, who was convicted in the 1964 "Mississippi Burning" slayings of three civil rights workers, has died in prison at th... (Tue Jan 16 18:38:47 2018 PST)

OH: Two men arrested on drug charges after local task force executes warrants - The Lima News
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limaohio - (US) Approximately 31 grams of heroin was located inside the residence and Eric Thomas was taken into custody at the scene and booked into the Allen County Jail for suspicion of possession of heroin. (Tue Jan 16 18:26:21 2018 PST)

TOP: and#8216;White females' and other reasons the war on marijuana must end in America - The Pot Blog
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blog.seattlepi - (US) Other reasons the war on marijuana must end in America The simplest evidence that the nationwide war on marijuana is a failure is this: Four states and D.C. have some level of legal marijuana with state-licensed growing and sales underway or on the books. (Tue Jan 16 14:16:20 2018 PST)

TOP: Inside a secret 2014 list of hundreds of L.A. deputies with histories of misconduct - LA Times
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latimes - (US) Drug Trafficking Lee Baca One deputy on the list endangered the lives of fellow officers and an undercover informant when he warned a suspected drug dealer’s girlfriend that the dealer was being watched by police. She tried therapy and for a time used methamphetamine. Sheriff Lee... (Tue Jan 16 14:00:48 2018 PST)

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CANADA: Global Voices: Empathy in the face of addiction - canada.com
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o.canada - (US) Mental health and dependence that is too often ignored in favour of judgment or contempt. (Wed Jan 17 02:04:56 2018 PST)

[2]: Search - unionleader.com - Manchester, NH
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unionleader - (US) S Club closings to hurt small businesses Berlin police chief's daughter arrested on drug charges In a testament to how far reaching the state's opioid crisis is. (Tue Jan 16 11:12:29 2018 PST)

CANADA: The World-Spectator - Moosomin, Saskatchewan, Canada
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world-spectator - (US) Moosomin selected for a Cannabis outlet Town council to decide February 14: Moosomin selected for a Cannabis outlet Moosomin is among the 40 communities eligible for Cannabis outlets in Saskatchewan. (Tue Jan 16 02:57:21 2018 PST)

FL: National expert talks addiction, busts myths at UC
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naplesnews - (US) There are best practices with which to treat addiction: "You give the patient what the patient is short on in his body or brain. Only about 5 percent to 10 percent of people who detox will be able to stay drug-free with just detox. (Mon Jan 15 19:01:59 2018 PST)

FL: Education, prevention key to ending opioid crisis
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news-press - (US) The fact so many community leaders recognized the devastating impact the opioid epidemic is having right here in our area. Were responsible for the deaths of 3896 Floridians in 2015. (Mon Jan 15 18:51:07 2018 PST)

TOP: VA clears the air on talking to patients about marijuana use - The Morning Call
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mcall - (US) Don't tell" is how many veterans have approached health care conversations about marijuana use with the doctors they see from the Department of Veterans Affairs. medical marijuana The new guidance directs VA clinical staff and pharmacists to discuss with veterans how their use of medical marijuana could interact with other medications or aspects of their care. (Mon Jan 15 14:20:58 2018 PST)

OH: Ohio moves forward with pot legislation - Putnam Sentinel
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putnamsentinel - (US) Ohio were awarded. 2017 the last of the 24 available licenses for growing marijuana intended for medical usage in Ohio were awarded. All of this was but one step towards the establishment of a medical marijuana program which state law requires to be operational by September 8 of this year. (Sun Jan 14 18:36:10 2018 PST)

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UK: Dealer dad-of-four whose cancer suffering son 'relies on him' sentenced to three years behind bars after 15-gram cocaine stash found - Get Surrey
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getsurrey - Previously denied the drug charges but was found guilty. (Wed Jan 17 10:17:51 2018 PST)

UK: All by Rob Waugh - Metro UK
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metro - (US) The Church of Satan believes that sex robots could save our society ... (Wed Jan 17 10:10:28 2018 PST)

UK: Brit husband of dead wife 'was smuggling cannabis oil' - Daily Mail Online
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dailymail - (US) Brit husband of dead wife 'was smuggling cannabis oil' ! Daily Mail Online Revealed: Husband of British woman found dead on a Marbella beach was 'exporting cannabis e-cigarettes' from Spain as footage shows police searching his office He has now been accused of smuggling cannabis e-cigarettes from his officeB The husband of a British woman found dead on a Marbella beach was allegedly exporting cannabis e-ciga... (Wed Jan 17 10:02:35 2018 PST)

CANADA: North East Local Integrated Health Network launches opioid strategy
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manitoulin - (Canada) North East Local Integrated Health Network launches opioid strategy NORTHERN ONTARIOb The North East Local Health Integration Network (NE LHIN) is increasing treatment services to meet the growing needs of people with addiction to opioids. (Wed Jan 17 02:21:50 2018 PST)

FL: Bills Proposed to Help Young Victims of Opioid Crisis - WLRN
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wlrn - (US) Bills Proposed to Help Young Victims of Opioid Crisis ! WLRN Bills Proposed to Help Young Victims of Opioid Crisis The Florida Legislature didnb t waste a moment during its first week when it came to addressing the opioid addiction crisis that is exploding across the state. (Tue Jan 16 19:30:48 2018 PST)

TOP: and#8216;White females' and other reasons the war on marijuana must end in America - The Pot Blog
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blog.seattlepi - (US) Other reasons the war on marijuana must end in America The simplest evidence that the nationwide war on marijuana is a failure is this: Four states and D.C. have some level of legal marijuana with state-licensed growing and sales underway or on the books. (Tue Jan 16 14:16:20 2018 PST)

TOP: Florida's Rick Scott during Hurricane Irma: A presidential governor? - Orlando Sentinel
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orlandosentinel - (US) ADDICTION HONESTY. Alcohol and drug addiction threatens all of us, not only when it steals our best and brightest, but when it takes away the dignity of our most vulnerable neighbors. Alcohol and drug addiction threatens all of us, not only when it steals our best and brigh... (Tue Jan 16 14:07:39 2018 PST)

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[2]: Legal recreational pot in California: What you need to know - Baltimore Sun
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baltimoresun - (US) Here's a snapshot of how the market will work and how the state will regulate a pot economy estimated to be worth $7 billion: California voted to legalize in 2016. (Wed Jan 17 11:15:44 2018 PST) [also baltimoresun9423]

[2]: Aberdeen Police seize cocaine, heroin, oxycodone during traffic stop - The Aegis
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baltimoresun - (US) Officers were led to believe something criminal was afoot. A drug detecting dog was brought to the scene to conduct a sniff of the vehicle. (Wed Jan 17 11:15:44 2018 PST)

UK: Can we just get on with it and legalise cannabis in the UK please? - Metro News
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metro - (US) Why cannabis oil is better than prescription painkillers There is something very odd about the fact that being caught with some cannabis for personal use can land you with anything from a warning. (Wed Jan 17 10:10:28 2018 PST)

UK: Pro-marijuana activists light up joints outside the White House calling for legalisation - The Independent
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independent - (US) New Jersey and Maine have legislation in place for marijuana in schools MarijuanaB activists have lit up spliffs in front of the White House in Washington DC in protest at federal laws on cannabis.B Whoopi Goldberg launches medical marijuana products for period pain Marijuana legalisation in US dents drug cartel profits Lack of sleep can cause b marijuana munchiesb and lead to weight gain The group organising... (Wed Jan 17 10:06:51 2018 PST)

CANADA: Sex, drugs and Liberals: Members call for decriminalizing prostitution, illicit drugs at Liberal Party policy convention - Toronto Sun
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torontosun - (US) Liberal MPs are pushing the government to go much further: eliminate criminal penalties for simple possession and consumption of all illicit drugs. (Wed Jan 17 02:39:31 2018 PST) [also nugget.ca14172, thewhig14397, fortmcmurraytoday15513, timminspress14971, dailyheraldtribune15561, recorder.ca14376, intelligencer.ca14903]

CANADA: Des deputes liberaux suggA(rent de ne pas s'arrA*ter A la legalisation du cannabis - Le Devoir
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ledevoir - (US) Des dC)putC)s libC)raux suggC(rent de ne pas sb arrC*ter C la lC)galisation du cannabis ! Le Devoir Des dC)putC)s libC)raux suggC(rent de ne pas sb arrC*ter C la lC)galisation du cannabis ... (Wed Jan 17 02:10:25 2018 PST)

FL: MAN ARRESTED AFTER DEPUTY CONDUCTS TRAFFIC STOP - WZEP AM 1460
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wzep1460 - Inside the vehicle a backpack was found and searched, it contained approximately 110 Xanax bars, numerous oxycodone and hydrocodone pills, two bags of suspected powder cocaine, paraphernalia, and a loaded Smith and Wesson handgun. Inside the vehicle a backpack was found and searched, it contained approximately 110 Xanax bars, numerous oxycodone and hy... (Tue Jan 16 20:10:10 2018 PST)

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OH: Former Renacci running mate backs Mike DeWine in governor's race - Cleveland.com - Discussion on Topix
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topix - [Murray was most recently U.S.] Former Renacci running mate backs Mike DeWine in governor's race - Cleveland.com - Discussion on Topix Mike DeWine Mike DeWine Former Renacci running mate backs Mike DeWine in governor's race Republican Attorney General Mike DeWine nabbed... (Wed Jan 17 08:48:24 2018 PST)

OH: Ohio opioid woes one reason drug lawsuits brought to state - Houston Chronicle - Discussion on Topix
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topix - Ohio opioid woes one reason drug lawsuits brought to state - Houston Chronicle - Discussion on Topix Mike DeWine Mike DeWine Ohio opioid woes one reason drug laws... Ohio opioid woes one reason drug lawsuits brought to state Polster has invited Ohio's attorney general Mi... (Wed Jan 17 08:48:24 2018 PST)

OH: Judge invites Ohio attorney general to discuss opioid crisis - Fairfield Citizen-News - Discussion on Topix
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topix - Judge invites Ohio attorney general to discuss opioid crisis - Fairfield Citizen-News - Discussion on Topix Mike DeWine Mike DeWine Judge invites Ohio attorney general to discuss opioid crisis Polster has invited Ohio's attorney general Mike DeWine to brief him on the im... (Wed Jan 17 08:48:24 2018 PST)

OH: Mike DeWine meets with Johnson and Johnson, Teva to discuss opioids suit sett... - The Plain Dealer - Discussion on Topix
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topix - Mike DeWine meets with Johnson and Johnson, Teva to discuss opioids suit sett... - The Plain Dealer - Discussion on Topix Mike DeWine meets with Johnson and Johnson, Teva to discuss opioids suit sett... - The Plain Dealer - Discussion on Topix Mike DeWine meets with Johnson and Johnson, Teva to discuss opioids suit sett... - The Plain Dealer - Discussion on Topix Mike DeWine... (Wed Jan 17 08:48:24 2018 PST)

OH: Health: Acupuncture in the opioid crisis era - Lifestyle - Columbus Monthly - Columbus, OH
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columbusmonthly - (US) Health: Acupuncture in the opioid crisis era - Lifestyle - Columbus Monthly - Columbus, OH Health: Acupuncture in the opioid crisis era Against the backdrop of the opioid crisis, the ancient practice of acupuncture has gained favor for treating patients in pain. That too is beginning to shift, due in part to the ongoing opioid crisis. In September, the Nation... (Wed Jan 17 08:46:02 2018 PST)

FL: Senate Bill Seeks To Rein In Prescription Painkillers - WUSF News
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wusfnews.wusf.usf.edu - (US) Doctors would be limited to prescribing up to seven days' worth of powerful narcotics and would have to consult a statewide database before ordering most pain medications. (Tue Jan 16 20:01:52 2018 PST)

OH: Ohio opioid woes one reason drug lawsuits brought to state - Medina Gazette
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medina-gazette - (UK) The role that drugmakers and drug distributors played in contributing to the nation's deadly opioid epidemic is now front and center in a federal courtroom in Cleveland. (Tue Jan 16 18:29:13 2018 PST)

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[2]: Recreational Marijuana Articles, Photos, and Videos - Baltimore Sun
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baltimoresun - (US) Videos - Baltimore Sun Recreational Marijuana AG Frosh joins call for allowing banks to support medical marijuana Frosh and other state attorneys general want Congress to support legislation that would open the banking system to the medical or recreational marijuana business in states where those industries are legal. (Wed Jan 17 11:15:44 2018 PST)

CANADA: Outlaw motorcycle gangs growing in Halifax area, more officers needed: RCMP - The Chronicle Herald
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thechronicleherald - The RCMP's request cites a number of other reasons more officers are needed, including the upcoming legalization of cannabis, and an increase in mental health calls and cyber... (Wed Jan 17 02:15:44 2018 PST)

TOP: Barack Obama Articles, Photos, and Videos - The Morning Call
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mcall - (US) Encouraging them to enforce federal pot laws even where states have legalized the drug. (Mon Jan 15 14:20:58 2018 PST)

TOP: Legalization of marijuana for adults poses problems for people dealing with teens - Chicago Tribune
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chicagotribune - (US) Recreational marijuana is now legal in California. Teenagers will have trouble understanding that they shouldn't use it. Teens may also have easier access to the drug as recreational pot shops start to open. (Sun Jan 14 14:01:38 2018 PST)

UK: Painkiller prescription limits dramatically reduce drug dependence among surgery outpatients, study finds - The Independent
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independent - (US) Jamie Lee Curtis on beating b toxic addiction to painkillersb Overprescribing of opioids by doctors and other health-care providers is widely blamed for helping to start the epidemic now gripping the nation. (Fri Jan 12 10:07:19 2018 PST)

INTERNATIONAL: Israeli medical cannabis is flying high - HEALTH and SCIENCE - Jerusalem Post
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jpost - (US) Israeli medical cannabis is flying high - HEALTH & SCIENCE - Jerusalem Post Israeli medical cannabis is flying high Finance and Health ministries jointly to approve export of medical marijuana Can medical marijuana revive Israelb s kibbutz movement? It was perhaps apt that the conference organized by the Hadassah Medical Organization earlier this month focused on medical cannabis used to relieve human suffering. (Fri Jan 12 01:04:39 2018 PST)

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[2]: Legal recreational pot in California: What you need to know - Baltimore Sun
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baltimoresun - (US) Here's a snapshot of how the market will work and how the state will regulate a pot economy estimated to be worth $7 billion: California voted to legalize in 2016. (Wed Jan 17 11:15:44 2018 PST) [also baltimoresun9423]

[2]: Jack in the Box cooks up 'Munchie Meals' for California stoners - Baltimore Sun
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baltimoresun - (US) Jack in the Box is creating these new Munchie Meals as part of a team-up with Snoop Dogg's pot-themed lifestyle website. (Wed Jan 17 11:15:44 2018 PST)

[2]: Recreational Marijuana Articles, Photos, and Videos - Baltimore Sun
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baltimoresun - (US) Videos - Baltimore Sun Recreational Marijuana AG Frosh joins call for allowing banks to support medical marijuana Frosh and other state attorneys general want Congress to support legislation that would open the banking system to the medical or recreational marijuana business in states where those industries are legal. (Wed Jan 17 11:15:44 2018 PST) [also baltimoresun8033]

[2]: DelmarvaNow.com - Business
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delmarvanow - (US) All in family for West OC marijuana dispensary All in family for West OC... (Wed Jan 17 11:14:03 2018 PST)

[2]: 200 grams of marijuana seized in Salisbury drug bust: Police
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delmarvanow - (US) Salisbury drug bust: Police A drug bust at a Salisbury home resulted in four arrests over the weekend and the recovery of more than 200 grams of marijuana, pol... (Wed Jan 17 11:14:03 2018 PST)

[2]: Ganja worth RM180,000 seized from Pasir Gudang couple (Updated)
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thesundaily.my - (Malaysia) Ganja worth RM180000 seized from Pasir Gudang couple (Updated) He said the man who is jobless tested positive for syabu while his wifeb s drugb s test was negative. (Wed Jan 17 11:13:31 2018 PST)

[2]: Police detain couple for possessing eight kg of ganja
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thesundaily.my - (Malaysia) Police detain couple for possessing eight kg of ganja A married couple believed to be ganja traffickers, were picked up in a raid at a house in Kampung Sinaran, Kempas near here last night. North Johor Bahru police chief... (Wed Jan 17 11:13:31 2018 PST)

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