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    raised my kid. Taking care of my little farm of 2 cats, 7 chickens (2 hens, 5 teens), new dog from the pound, and fish. Growing lots of different types of plants not just cannabis.

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  1. This Everyday Household Item Could Counteract Your Cannabis-Induced Paranoia Lisa Rough December 3, 2014 Anyone who’s ever consumed cannabis will tell you that overdoing it can potentially result in feelings of paranoia and anxiety, two effects that are almost universally regarded as unpleasant. Being uncomfortably high is enough to turn even the most seasoned cannabis consumer off the stuff for years, if not for life. Well, my friends, you probably have a simple solution stocked in your kitchen that can subdue paranoia and help you breathe a sigh of relief back into a calm pool of stress-free euphoria..... https://www.leafly.com/news/cannabis-101/this-everyday-household-item-could-counteract-your-cannabis-induc
  2. 5 Ways Cannabis Helps Keep The Peace Suck it, Jeff Sessions. November 18, 2017 Mark Miller Attorney General Jeff Sessions believes that legalizing pot increases crime and violence. The evidence proves that he’s wrong. Here are five ways cannabis helps keep the peace. 1. Dispensaries Keeping the crime rate down in America’s second-largest city is no mean feat; however, that’s exactly what medical pot dispensaries have accomplished in Los Angeles. After a 2013 ballot measure closed hundreds of pot shops, the crime rate in neighborhoods that were deprived of their dispensaries actually increased: Larceny, property crimes and auto break-ins all went up after the dispensaries went down. 2. Border Crime A report from the Economic Journal in June 2017 found significant decreases in both theft and violent crime in states sharing a border with Mexico...... https://hightimes.com/culture/5-ways-cannabis-helps-keep-peace/
  3. AC/DC Founding Member Malcolm Young Dead at 64 Young was diagnosed with dementia in 2014. A statement says he died peacefully with his family by his side. Posted: Nov. 18, 2017 10:27 AM Updated: Nov. 18, 2017 10:27 AM Posted By: Kate Houston NEW YORK (AP) - Malcolm Young, the rhythm guitarist and guiding force behind the Australian hard rock band AC/DC, has died. He was 64. AC/DC announced the death on their official Facebook page and website Saturday. The posts did not say when or where Young died...... http://www.kdrv.com/content/news/ACDC-Founding-Member-Malcolm-Young-Dead-at-64-458480173.html
  4. Deadline Looming for Medical Marijuana Growers Oregon medical marijuana growers must register what kind of grow site they will be by December first. Posted: Nov. 17, 2017 6:16 PM Updated: Nov. 17, 2017 6:23 PM Posted By: Kate Houston Ashland, OR. -- Medical marijuana growers in Oregon must register their grow site by December first. Growers have the option of remaining with the Oregon Medical Marijuana Program, registering as a recreational grow site with Oregon Liquor Control Commission, or registering as a patient growing for themselves. If a medical marijuana grower remains registered with OMMP, they will use the Cannabis Tracking System and pay an additional fee of $480. They can also sell up to 20 pounds of medicinal marijuana to a recreational dispensary...... http://www.kdrv.com/content/news/Deadline-Looming-for-Marijuana-Growers-458363723.html
  5. Thank you @Purple Power for all you do. 

  6. Here are the new rules for legal marijuana in California, effective Jan. 1 The state dropped 276 pages of regulations yesterday - here's an overview Nov 17, 2017 By Brooke Edwards Staggs, The Cannifornian Cannabis businesses in California can’t be within 600 feet of schools. Shops have to close by 10 p.m., and they need 24-hour video surveillance. Those regulations are in the new rule book for California’s cannabis industry, which state regulators released Thursday. “I feel a big sigh of relief. It’s a big milestone for us to release these regulations,” said Lori Ajax, chief of the state’s Bureau of Cannabis Control. “But there’s still a lot of work to be done. No rest for the weary.”.... http://www.thecannabist.co/2017/11/17/california-marijuana-rules-legal/92573/
  7. California Releases Long-Awaited Marijuana Regulations Here’s what to expect. November 17, 2017 Ab Hanna The long-anticipated list of new marijuana regulations for California, which go into effect January 2018, is finally here. On Thursday, California made the 276 pages of regulations public. How will the changes impact marijuana business’ and their consumers? Marijuana Regulations For Retailers Here’s what to expect from a retail standpoint. Retailers cannot open up shop within 600 feet of schools. They must also close by 10 p.m. and have 24-hour video surveillance. Additionally, shops can only give free cannabis to patients and their caregivers. Until July 1, retailers will be able to sell any products in inventory that are not yet in accordance with the new laws........ https://hightimes.com/legalization/california-releases-long-awaited-marijuana-regulations/
  8. Wyoming, bucking national trend, moves to tighten marijuana laws Wyoming's laws currently only address "plant" form of cannabis, not edible and liquid forms Nov 17, 2017 By The Associated Press WHEATLAND, Wyo. — A legislative committee has advanced proposals that seek to close loopholes in Wyoming’s marijuana laws. The Legislature’s Joint Judiciary Committee voted Thursday to advance two draft bills to the 2018 budget session relating to the possession of marijuana and other products infused with its intoxicating agent.... http://www.thecannabist.co/2017/11/17/wyoming-marijuana-laws-edibles-2/92567/
  9. Charges Reinstated in Michigan Medical Marijuana Case The Associated Press November 16, 2017 KIMBALL TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — The Michigan appeals court again has reversed a decision and reinstated charges against a man who was accused of running illegal medical marijuana dispensaries in the state’s Thumb region. The court says James Amsdill knew the legality of marijuana sales was unclear and was also aware that state police didn’t view his Blue Water Compassion Center as legal. The court says, “Prosecution is more than fair under the circumstances.”.... https://www.leafly.com/news/politics/charges-reinstated-in-michigan-medical-marijuana-case
  10. How To Filter Out Fake News On Youth And Marijuana Are recent headlines making you confused? Do you feel bombarded every day with conflicting information? You need a course on how to filter out fake news. November 17, 2017 By Chris Roberts In our current social and political climate, we need to know how to filter out fake news. But before we get into that, below is one of our very favorite things in the whole world: A cop tweet. See here—it’s as clear as day. According to the Salt Lake City Metro Narcotics task force, Colorado’s children and teens started smoking more weed after the state’s adult voters legalized marijuana. Look at the charts. It’s in the data! Forget for a second that the chart didn’t actually say anything of the kind and had nothing to do with youth use at all. Surely it stands to reason: More legal marijuana means more kids using it. Let’s take a look at other states, where....... https://hightimes.com/news/filter-fake-news-youth-marijuana/
  11. Doctor now says baby boy did not die from marijuana overdose BY Minyvonne Burke November 17, 2017, A Colorado doctor who wrote a case report with a colleague detailing the death of an 11-month-old baby after he was exposed to cannabis is now saying the infant did not die from an overdose. "We are absolutely not saying that marijuana killed that child," Dr. Thomas Nappe told the Washington Post on Thursday. Nappe, and his colleague, Dr. Christopher Hoyte, published a study in the journal "Clinical Practice and Cases in Emergency Medicine" about a young patient who was rushed to the emergency room after having a seizure..... http://www.nydailynews.com/news/national/doctor-baby-boy-not-die-marijuana-overdose-article-1.3640087
  12. Couple Handcuffed, Placed In Police Cruiser For Hours After Insurance Agent Mistakes Hibiscus Plants For Marijuana November 16, 2017 6:31 PMBy Paul Martino BUFFALO TOWNSHIP (KDKA) — A Buffalo Township couple says they were handcuffed and placed in a police cruiser for hours while police searched their property after an insurance agent mistook the couple’s hibiscus plant for marijuana. The incident started back in September when a large tree from neighboring property fell onto the side of Edward and Audrey Cramer’s home, causing damage to the house and an antique garden tractor. (Photo Credit: KDKA) A press release alleges that when the Cramers’ insurance agent, Jonathan Yeamans, arrived at the home to assess the damage, Yeamans took photos of flowering hibiscus plants in their backyard and sent the photos to police, believing the plant was marijuana. The Buffalo Township Police Department then obtained a search warrant.... http://pittsburgh.cbslocal.com/2017/11/16/hibiscus-marijuana-mix-up-buffalo-township/
  13. Marijuana Pro-Tips: 5 Ways To Figure Out THC Dosage With Cannabutter A good recipe starts with correct dosing. By: Jessie Moore Nov 17, 2017 Marijuana edibles can be a little like Forrest Gump and his box of chocolates: you never know what you’re gonna get. On the one hand, this cannaball might stone you out of your gourd; on the other hand, this pot brownie might have you scratching your head and wondering “is it working?” Making cannabutter is easy; figuring out the proper dosage, however, can prove tricky in a home kitchen. Even with the same amount of ounces of weed used per batch, there are many variables which can affect the potency, including the amount of heat you apply, the strain of weed, and individual tolerance. However, I’d like to offer some handy anecdotal tips that I’ve picked up along my cannabaking adventures. While wouldn’t say that I get it right 100 percent of the time, following these tips and tricks has made my dosage far more reliable...... https://thefreshtoast.com/food/5-tips-for-figuring-out-thc-dosage-with-cannabutter/
  14. Judge rules man convicted of murder can use medical marijuana despite probation rules Over fierce objections from prosecutors, a Miami judge agreed that Miguel Valdes could use his prescription to help his schizophrenia Nov 17, 2017 By David Ovalle, the Miami Herald MIAMI — On probation for a bloody 1999 gang murder, Miguel Valdes takes a host of pills to keep his longtime schizophrenia in check. Now, he can also legally use another medicine — marijuana, a drug that normally would get a convicted killer locked up for violating probation...... http://www.thecannabist.co/2017/11/17/florida-probation-medical-marijuana/92553/
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