Archive for November 24th, 2010

A Rush Order from Mayor Kenoi

The East Hawai’i coalition of 6 Hawai’i County Council members, 3 of whom were beaten in the recent elections,  led by Donald Ikeda, set a special session for Nov. 30 to reconsider a $56 million dollar loan request from Mayor Billy Kenoi to fund projects not tied specifically to the...
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More drug wars

More drug wars

Rio

Ten dead in police operations in Rio shantytowns

At least ten people were killed on Wednesday morning during a series of operations carried out by the Rio police in the city’s shantytowns.

The operations aimed at catching the criminals involved in a crime spree which has been devastating Rio’s metro area since last weekend....
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DEA Moves To Ban ‘Fake Marijuana’ Products

DEA Moves To Ban ‘Fake Marijuana’ Products

Well, if nothing else, the United States Drug Enforcement Administration is predictable. DEA says it will make ‘fake pot’ products illegal via The Fort Worth Star Telegram Within 30 days, the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration will criminalize the possession and sale of “fake pot” products and the chemicals they contain for at least a year while...
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National Cannabis Industry Association

National Cannabis Industry Association

You can’t put the genie back in the bottle. Cannabis is here to stay. And now, the medical cannabis industry is becoming a major entity.

New York Times

DENVER — It is being called the green rush. With more states moving to legalize medical marijuana, the business of growing and dispensing it is booming,...
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