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#Weed

# weed - Saturday 5 December, 2020

US House of Representatives approves bill to decriminalise cannabis at federal level
# Weed
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# Weed

US House of Representatives approves bill to decriminalise cannabis at federal level

Dec 5th 2020, 7:42 AM 16,637 Views 49 Comments

The bill, which passed 228-164, will now go to the Republican-controlled Senate.

# weed - Wednesday 4 November, 2020

US state of New Jersey votes to legalise recreational marijuana
# Weed
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# Weed

US state of New Jersey votes to legalise recreational marijuana

Nov 4th 2020, 3:01 AM 10,566 Views 7 Comments

It is the 12th state in the US to do so.

# weed - Tuesday 25 June, 2019

Drug-dealing rickshaw drivers are stashing socks full of cocaine and pills around Dublin streets
# Pushers
From TheJournal.ie
# Pushers

Drug-dealing rickshaw drivers are stashing socks full of cocaine and pills around Dublin streets

Jun 25th 2019, 8:30 PM 50,814 Views 65 Comments

Cannabis, ketamine, cocaine and ecstasy tablets were part of a particular find on Friday.

# weed - Sunday 2 December, 2018

Dublin City Council to spend half a million euro on a 'weed control service'
# Pesky Weeds
From TheJournal.ie
# Pesky Weeds

Dublin City Council to spend half a million euro on a 'weed control service'

Dec 2nd 2018, 4:00 PM 19,121 Views 66 Comments

“Total weed control” is required on the 1,051km of road and 94km of laneways under the remit of the council.

# weed - Wednesday 17 October, 2018

Cannabis is legal across Canada from today and 109 stores are opening immediately
# Need For Weed
From TheJournal.ie
# Need For Weed

Cannabis is legal across Canada from today and 109 stores are opening immediately

Oct 17th 2018, 6:05 AM 17,327 Views 19 Comments

Medical marijuana dispensaries are already common in parts of the country.

# weed - Tuesday 19 June, 2018

Canadian MPs vote to legalise cannabis for recreational use
# Canada
From TheJournal.ie
# Canada

Canadian MPs vote to legalise cannabis for recreational use

Jun 19th 2018, 7:31 AM 17,578 Views 57 Comments

Legalising weed was a 2015 campaign promise of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.

# weed - Saturday 23 December, 2017

Elderly couple said $330,000-worth of marijuana was for Christmas presents
# Road Trip
From TheJournal.ie
# Road Trip

Elderly couple said $330,000-worth of marijuana was for Christmas presents

Dec 23rd 2017, 2:22 PM 23,734 Views 0 Comments

Patrick and Barbara Jiron brought 27kg of marijuana on a cross-country road trip in the US.

# weed - Saturday 22 April, 2017

Switzerland is selling legal cannabis that contains potential health benefits but without the high
# Medical Issues
From TheJournal.ie
# Medical Issues

Switzerland is selling legal cannabis that contains potential health benefits but without the high

Apr 22nd 2017, 9:30 AM 29,624 Views 33 Comments

“With this stuff, I feel the same relaxation as before, but since there is no high, I can still get things done and play with my kids.”

# weed - Friday 21 April, 2017

These three Irish mams trying weed for the first time in Amsterdam is a joyous thing
# To Be Blunt
From The Daily Edge
# To Be Blunt

These three Irish mams trying weed for the first time in Amsterdam is a joyous thing

Apr 21st 2017, 8:42 AM 9,811 Views 3 Comments

“There’s a funny taste off it… you know the sage stuff you put in chicken”

# weed - Monday 6 March, 2017

Cannabis users to be fined as Israel approves partial decriminalisation of drug
# Moving Forward
From TheJournal.ie
# Moving Forward

Cannabis users to be fined as Israel approves partial decriminalisation of drug

Mar 6th 2017, 10:30 PM 10,588 Views 36 Comments

First time users will now be hit with a €255 fine instead of a conviction.

# weed - Sunday 1 January, 2017

A prankster made some slight changes to the Hollywood sign overnight
# Hollyweed
From TheJournal.ie
# Hollyweed

A prankster made some slight changes to the Hollywood sign overnight

Jan 1st 2017, 6:15 PM 26,255 Views 15 Comments

It now reads Hollyweed, after the state passed a vote with legalised the recreational use of marijuana.

# weed - Tuesday 18 October, 2016

Police in US warn people against accidentally eating cannabis-infused sweets
# Pot Tarts
From TheJournal.ie
# Pot Tarts

Police in US warn people against accidentally eating cannabis-infused sweets

Oct 18th 2016, 1:52 PM 11,998 Views 21 Comments

‘Which gummy bears are infused with marijuana?’

# weed - Thursday 1 September, 2016

Two women detained as Gardaí seize €150,000 worth of cannabis
# Moate
From TheJournal.ie
# Moate

Two women detained as Gardaí seize €150,000 worth of cannabis

Sep 1st 2016, 8:24 PM 24,130 Views 58 Comments

A search of a rural dwelling found a highly sophisticated grow house featuring cannabis plants in various stages of growth.

# weed - Thursday 21 July, 2016

Man sentenced to two years for slashing ex-girlfriend's brother with a kitchen knife
# Dublin Circuit Criminal Court
From TheJournal.ie
# Dublin Circuit Criminal Court

Man sentenced to two years for slashing ex-girlfriend's brother with a kitchen knife

Jul 21st 2016, 6:05 AM 16,897 Views 51 Comments

Christopher Byrne (29) of Coolock, Dublin was acting under a “cloud of anger” when he left the teenager in a pool of blood.

# weed - Sunday 10 July, 2016

Weed makes you less likely to feel rewards
# Weed
From TheJournal.ie
# Weed

Weed makes you less likely to feel rewards

Jul 10th 2016, 7:45 AM 18,115 Views 38 Comments

It suggests the drug “hijacks” the rewards system.

# weed - Monday 28 December, 2015

Ad makers defend anti-marijuana campaign after ridicule
# Stoner Sloth
From TheJournal.ie
# Stoner Sloth

Ad makers defend anti-marijuana campaign after ridicule

Dec 28th 2015, 8:55 PM 14,501 Views 20 Comments

A host of parody videos have been doing the rounds.

# weed - Sunday 22 November, 2015

'I found that nothing worked, except cannabis': Who are Ireland's marijuana users?
# Freeing The Weed?
From TheJournal.ie
# Freeing The Weed?

'I found that nothing worked, except cannabis': Who are Ireland's marijuana users?

Nov 22nd 2015, 9:30 PM 53,744 Views 106 Comments

Users tell TheJournal.ie about their experiences.

# weed - Friday 9 October, 2015

New York's police chief fulfilled every weed-smoker's worst nightmare this week
# Stung Rapid
From TheJournal.ie
# Stung Rapid

New York's police chief fulfilled every weed-smoker's worst nightmare this week

Oct 9th 2015, 11:26 PM 30,273 Views 41 Comments

Bill Bratton grabbed a joint off a schoolgirl on the street, and threw it in a sewer. Could you imagine?

# weed - Friday 25 September, 2015

A hidden 'forest of cannabis' was found in London
# Leafy Suburb
From TheJournal.ie
# Leafy Suburb

A hidden 'forest of cannabis' was found in London

Sep 25th 2015, 8:12 PM 20,913 Views 28 Comments

There were around 150 plants in total.

# weed - Friday 4 September, 2015

Man jailed for trying to sell dirty socks as weed
# Michigan
From TheJournal.ie
# Michigan

Man jailed for trying to sell dirty socks as weed

Sep 4th 2015, 8:17 PM 12,513 Views 12 Comments

As you do.

# weed - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

9 favourite activities people do when they're stoned
# Blazing Squad
From The Daily Edge
# Blazing Squad

9 favourite activities people do when they're stoned

Apr 21st 2015, 11:20 AM 6,023 Views 0 Comments

Because they got high, because they got high…

# weed - Thursday 5 March, 2015

Skunk is becoming more and more of a problem in Ireland  - it is not 'simply cannabis'
# THC
From TheJournal.ie
# THC

Skunk is becoming more and more of a problem in Ireland - it is not 'simply cannabis'

Mar 5th 2015, 3:15 PM 48,963 Views 161 Comments

Immediate action is needed to tackle the issue, drug campaigners say.

Seth Rogen responded brilliantly to an article that claimed his pot was stinking out the place
# Stench
From The Daily Edge
# Stench

Seth Rogen responded brilliantly to an article that claimed his pot was stinking out the place

Mar 5th 2015, 10:47 AM 3,902 Views 1 Comment

Not happy at all.

# weed - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

Ben & Jerry's might start selling cannabis-infused ice cream
# Munchies
From TheJournal.ie
# Munchies

Ben & Jerry's might start selling cannabis-infused ice cream

Mar 4th 2015, 6:00 PM 8,456 Views 29 Comments

The duo said they’re all for combining peoples’ pleasures.

# weed - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

Poll: Have your views on cannabis legalisation changed?
# Your Say
From TheJournal.ie
# Your Say

Poll: Have your views on cannabis legalisation changed?

Feb 25th 2015, 8:04 AM 18,598 Views 133 Comments

A number of countries have decriminalised cannabis in the past year.

# weed - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

Singer hits back after E! host says dreadlocks could 'smell of weed'
# Fashion Police
From The Daily Edge
# Fashion Police

Singer hits back after E! host says dreadlocks could 'smell of weed'

Feb 24th 2015, 3:45 PM 7,353 Views 5 Comments

Guiliana Rancic made the comments on E!’s Fashion Police show.

# weed - Friday 13 February, 2015

Police catch cannabis growers after spotting snow-free roof
# Busted
From TheJournal.ie
# Busted

Police catch cannabis growers after spotting snow-free roof

Feb 13th 2015, 11:33 AM 25,546 Views 32 Comments

Growing more than five plants is illegal in the Netherlands.

# weed - Sunday 8 February, 2015

Weird Wide Web: A dating app for weed smokers, self-driving cabs and Irish YouTube porn
# Week In Web
From TheJournal.ie
# Week In Web

Weird Wide Web: A dating app for weed smokers, self-driving cabs and Irish YouTube porn

Feb 8th 2015, 11:30 AM 23,270 Views 8 Comments

All of your essential tech and social media news for the week in one byte-sized portion.

# weed - Wednesday 10 December, 2014

All this man does is smoke weed... and appear on the news
# Weed
From The Daily Edge
# Weed

All this man does is smoke weed... and appear on the news

Dec 10th 2014, 1:46 PM 2,389 Views 0 Comments

Hey, at least he’s honest.

# weed - Thursday 20 November, 2014

This video of three adorable grannies smoking weed for the first time is going mega viral
# Munchies
From The Daily Edge
# Munchies

This video of three adorable grannies smoking weed for the first time is going mega viral

Nov 20th 2014, 7:53 AM 6,004 Views 0 Comments

“I would do it again.”

# weed - Friday 22 August, 2014

Most young Irish people think that cannabis should be legalised
# Drugs
From TheJournal.ie
# Drugs

Most young Irish people think that cannabis should be legalised

Aug 22nd 2014, 1:22 PM 16,091 Views 145 Comments

A new study by the European Commission has also found that use of legal highs was three times the European average.

# weed - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

Regular marijuana use is "bad for teens' brains"
# Drugs
From TheJournal.ie
# Drugs

Regular marijuana use is "bad for teens' brains"

Aug 20th 2014, 6:45 AM 9,465 Views 79 Comments

That is the opinion of the American Psychological Association.

# weed - Thursday 7 August, 2014

Men pulled over with marijuana plant sticking out of window
# Toking The Piss
From The Daily Edge
# Toking The Piss

Men pulled over with marijuana plant sticking out of window

Aug 7th 2014, 8:06 AM 3,123 Views 3 Comments

High stakes.

# weed - Sunday 3 August, 2014

New app delivers medical marijuana to customer's door in 10 minutes
# Weed
From TheJournal.ie
# Weed

New app delivers medical marijuana to customer's door in 10 minutes

Aug 3rd 2014, 4:00 PM 14,164 Views 33 Comments

A new service is delivering cannabis to the people of San Francisco in less time than it takes to order a pizza.

# weed - Sunday 15 June, 2014

This lovely flower is getting sheep high...and then killing them
# Australia
From TheJournal.ie
# Australia

This lovely flower is getting sheep high...and then killing them

Jun 15th 2014, 9:15 AM 14,235 Views 12 Comments

The Darling Pea is not so darling… it gets the sheep star gazing and spaced out but eventually kills them.

# weed - Saturday 11 January, 2014

The positives and negatives: How marijuana affects your brain and body
# Legalised
From TheJournal.ie
# Legalised

The positives and negatives: How marijuana affects your brain and body

Jan 11th 2014, 5:00 PM 943,178 Views 164 Comments

While there are recreational uses and recognised medical applications of the drug, it can also be damaging to our bodies and minds.

# weed - Monday 11 November, 2013

Miley Cyrus smoked a spliff on stage at the MTV EMAs last night
# Just Being Miley
From The Daily Edge
# Just Being Miley

Miley Cyrus smoked a spliff on stage at the MTV EMAs last night

Nov 11th 2013, 8:02 AM 2,916 Views 5 Comments

Or at least it certainly looks like she did.

# weed - Wednesday 14 August, 2013

Police reply to man looking for a spliff on Twitter
# Busted
From The Daily Edge
# Busted

Police reply to man looking for a spliff on Twitter

Aug 14th 2013, 12:21 PM 5,799 Views 4 Comments

He wasn’t serious though…seriously.

# weed - Saturday 27 April, 2013

How you get high: What marijuana does to your brain
# The Science Bit
From TheJournal.ie
# The Science Bit

How you get high: What marijuana does to your brain

Apr 27th 2013, 5:00 PM 33,472 Views 127 Comments

Leave aside the legal/illegal debate right now – if you do smoke weed, do you know exactly how it works on the body?

# weed - Wednesday 3 April, 2013

Bressie clarifies 'legalisation of cannabis' comments
# Bressie
From The Daily Edge
# Bressie

Bressie clarifies 'legalisation of cannabis' comments

Apr 3rd 2013, 2:16 PM 3,991 Views 17 Comments

Niall Breslin has said that comments he made in a Hot Press interview have been “twisted”.

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