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  1. Club 348 Vs the police

    Posted Jul 06th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... First period with liquor licence: September 29, 2000, to June 4, 2002. Police seizures: 1,479 packets of ketamine, 957 tablets, 199 cannabis cigarettes Second period with liquor licence: August 13, 2002, to November 11, 2002. Police seizures: 449 packets of ketamine, 499 tablets, 92 cannabis cigarettes Without liquor licence: November 13, 2002, to May 21, 2003. Police seizures: ...

  2. News - World - CRIME

    Australia bans synthetic drugs that mimic illegal drugs

    Posted Jun 17th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... They mimicked the effects of cannabis, cocaine and methamphetamine and were being marketed as legal alternatives. He said the new legislation would be in line with that already in place in Ireland ... substances that mimic their illegal counterparts, such as cannabis and cocaine. Assistant Treasurer David Bradbury said the 19 products would be banned from sale and supply for up to 120 days under ...

  3. News - World - SCIENCE

    Cannabis may help treat epilepsy, University of Reading researchers say

    Posted Sep 17th 2012, 12:00am by MCT

    ... McClatchy-Tribune Cannabis may help treat epilepsy, researchers say British researchers have determined that a chemical in the cannabis plant could lead to effective treatments ... shown that cannabidivarin is the most effective and best tolerated anticonvulsant plant cannabinoid investigated to date". The casual use of cannabis to control seizures dates back ...

  4. News - World - DRUGS

    Israel breeds medicinal cannabis without the buzz

    Posted Nov 03rd 2012, 12:00am by Agence France-Presse in Kfar Birya, Israel

    ... Agence France-Presse in Kfar Birya, Israel Growers can tailor plants to relieve symptoms of different illnesses without psychotropic effects Israel breeds medicinal cannabis minus the buzz At the end of an unpaved road, in a quiet suburb of a sleepy town in northern Israel, horticultural revolutionaries are growing a strain of cannabis they say relieves symptoms of some chronic ...

  5. News - World - URUGUAY

    Uruguay takes step toward full legalisation of marijuana

    Posted Aug 01st 2013, 03:09pm by AP

    ... and users of harder drugs. The latest proposal “has some adjustments, aimed at strengthening the educational issue and prohibiting driving under the effects of cannabis,” ruling coalition deputy ... that already exists Camilo Collazo, student An Institute for Regulation and Control of Cannabis would be created, with the power to grant licences for all aspects of a legal industry to produce ...

  6. Goldie Lookin Chain

    Posted Oct 16th 2005, 12:00am by Paul Kay

    ... to scam social security for disability benefit to the gender-bending effects of smoking genetically modified cannabis and the perils of monkey love. But it's the hooks that will keep you ... Grange Hill, with the result almost guaranteed to stick in your head for days. Paranoia, meanwhile, purloins Walking in the Air to gloriously subversive effect. Aled Jones never sounded so good. ...

  7. Customs seize 2.6kg of cannabis, arrest two men

    Posted Jun 01st 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... ZHUANG PINGHUI Updated at 7.15pm: Customs officers on Saturday seized 2.6 kilograms of herbal cannabis in a speed post package at the airport and arrested two men, a government spokesman said on Wednesday. The cannabis, worth $170,000, was detected at the Airmail Centre when officers inspected a speed post parcel from Ghana with x-rays and found it suspicious. The contents ...

  8. News - World - ISRAEL

    Israel marijuana growers on a high as wall curbs Arab supplies

    Posted Nov 13th 2013, 03:28am by BLOOM

    ... south of Tel Aviv. The shift in Israel's cannabis supply is an unintended effect of tighter border security. While Israelis long smoked hash from neighbouring Arab countries, a new fence ... Bloomberg in Tel Aviv Local growers on high as wall curbs Arab pot A few years back Israeli cannabis smokers grappled with the notion that their drug money often enriched ...

  9. Sport - DOPING

    Kenyan sport rife with illegal performance-enhancers, report finds

    Posted Oct 21st 2014, 11:03am by AP

    ... claiming players are using cannabis, cocaine, anabolic steroids and stimulants acquired from coaches and other players. Overall, there are no effective anti-doping controls in Kenyan sport, ... allegations of doping in Kenyan sport after a recent spike in cases concludes there are no effective anti-doping controls in Kenya. It also fiercely criticised the head of the national athletics ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion - TALKING POINTS

    Talking points

    Posted Jan 05th 2013, 12:00am

    ... into effect Denver will live up to its nickname as the "Mile-High City" when cannabis smokers start lighting up legally for the first time today. A new law, the result of a public ballot in November, makes Colorado only the second state in the United States to legalise recreational cannabis smoking after Washington. Onlookers are watching closely whether federal authorities will take ...




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