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‘Legal pot’ program from US gov’t stirs up legalization debate

Friday, September 30th, 2011

‘Legal pot’ program from US gov’t stirs up legalization debate By NIGEL DUARA, Associated PressPublished: Sep 28, 2011 at 8:48 AM PDT EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Sometime after midnight on a moonlit rural Oregon highway, a state trooper checking a car he had just pulled over found less than an ounce of pot on [...]

Keep Vancouver’s Insite open, Supreme Court rules

Friday, September 30th, 2011

Here is the text Keep Vancouver’s Insite open, Supreme Court rules Harper government to comply with unanimous decision By Peter O’Neil and Evan Duggan, Vancouver Sun with Postmedia News September 30, 2011 11:18 AM OTTAWA — The Harper government said Friday it is disappointed but will comply with a unanimous Supreme Court of [...]

Medical marijuana law under review

Thursday, September 29th, 2011…ogleeditorspick September 28 2011 Medical marijuana law under review -Current law pits doctors against patients and creates backlogs, critics say. Health Canada began two days of closed-door talks Wednesday about changes to the controversial medical marijuana law that has faced legal challenges and criticism for being ineffective. But even as meetings get underway in Ottawa, [...]

New pot laws could overwhelm B.C. jails

Thursday, September 29th, 2011 New pot laws could overwhelm B.C. jails CBC News Posted: Sep 23, 2011 1:00 PM PT The North Fraser Pretrial Centre in Port Coquitlam, is just one of several B.C. jails that are over capacity. (CBC) Minimum sentences in the federal government’s new ‘tough on crime’ legislation are going to overwhelm B.C.’s overcrowded jails [...]

Letter to UVic Administration

Thursday, September 29th, 2011

Sept 21. 2011 To Whom It May Concern We believe it is in the best interest of the University of Victoria that the UVSS Hempology 101 Club be granted an exemption from the new smoking policy for the club’s traditional weekly 4:20 gatherings at Petch Fountains. The reasons the administration should consider granting the exemption [...]

UVSS Hempology101 2011 Lecture Series Schedule

Monday, September 12th, 2011

Residents turn up noses at marijuana odour

Sunday, September 11th, 2011

SookeNewsMirror Residents turn up noses at marijuana odour Marijuana odours irk neighbours. Pirjo Raits By Benjamin Yong – Sooke News Mirror Published: September 07, 2011 5:00 AM The pungent smell of marijuana plants is one that is becoming a little too familiar to some residents in Sooke. RCMP Staff Sergeant Steve Wright said an issue [...]

Hempology’s 16th Anniversary

Sunday, September 11th, 2011

A Very Hempy Sweet 16

Debate: Legalize marijuana?

Sunday, September 11th, 2011

Debate: Legalize marijuana? And a look at demand side policies in the U.S. war on drugs Vote Here CnnWorld Should marijuana be legal? (Sep. 11) Yes 94.39% (3,044 votes) No 2.36% (76 votes) Only for medical use 3.26% (105 votes) Total Votes: 3,225 By Shannon O’Neil, September 7th, 2011 12:04 PM ET The “drug [...]

Tuesday, September 6th, 2011

For Immediate Release Sept 6, 2011 Health Canada Helps Celebrate Hempology 101`s 16th Anniversary Victoria, B.C.: Multiple events will mark the sweet sixteenth birthday of the International Hempology 101 Society on Sept. 7, 2011. Traditionally, on the first Wed. every Sept., the University of Victoria Student Society Hempology 101 Club gets together at 4:20pm to [...]

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