The novel-coronavirus pandemic is disrupting the illicit drug trade through increased border controls, reduced air traffic and supply shortages, though the outbreak’s economic fallout may lead to more people getting involved in the business, a United Nations-sponsored report warned. The upcoming opium harvest in Afghanistan may be hurt by virus-related labor shortages, and cocaine output … Read more The Virus Pandemic Is Disrupting the Illegal Drug Trade
Marijuana growers in the United States claim the coronavirus pandemic could prove a turning point in how the nation views the plant. In parts of the country, where many businesses have been forced to close, recreational pot shops and medical cannabis dispensaries have been allowed to stay open. The industry claims it is evidence of … Read more Could the coronavirus pandemic prove a turning point in how the US views cannabis? | ABC News
President Trump and members of the U.S. coronavirus task force hold the daily briefing at the White House. Stay informed with QuickTake’s coronavirus coverage of up-to-the-minute stories on the COVID-19 crisis. #Coronavirus #Covid19 #CoronavirusUpdates — OIL DROPS BELOW $0 The price on oil futures fell into negative territory — minus $37.63 a barrel. The reason: … Read more Coronavirus Updates: Oil Plunges Below $0; Pandemic Dampens 4/20 Celebrations
Like so many other things, the coronavirus pandemic is set to dampen 4/20 celebrations, meaning cannabis retailers can’t depend on the sales spike they’ve come to expect on the industry’s biggest holiday. For obscure reasons, April 20 is the most important day of the year in stoner culture, typically marked by festivals, parties and smoke-ins. … Read more 4/20: Coronavirus Pandemic Dampens Cannabis Industry’s Biggest Holiday
Subscribe now for more! http://bit.ly/1JM41yF Get ready for banter, bad-behaviour and some bromance, because the three amigos are back! This time, Gordon Ramsey, Gino D’ Acampo and Fred Siriex are on a rapturous US Road Trip. Fred joins us to spill what happened when the cameras stopped rolling, and tell us about his experience of … Read more Fred Siriex On Goat Yoga With Gordon Ramsey & Gino D’ Acampo | This Morning
Woman kidnapped with marijuana dispensary owner seeks help in Mojave Desert: Part 2 Sgt. Steve Williams said he was on his way to work when he saw Mary Barnes still zip-tied on the side of the road. She took him to the dispensary owner, who had been mutilated and doused in bleach. WATCH THE FULL … Read more Catch Me If You Can l 20/20 l PART 2
The night a marijuana dispensary owner was kidnapped, tortured and maimed: Part 1 Mary Barnes said she and her roommate, dispensary owner Michael, were kidnapped and loaded into a van by three men who beat and burned Michael and demanded $1 million in cash. WATCH THE FULL EPISODE OF 20/20: https://bit.ly/2U4mQJ0 #ABCNews #ABC2020 #Documentary
The mayor of Amsterdam is mulling a ban on tourists buying what officials say is its most popular attraction – marijuana. Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/RT_com Follow us on Instagram http://instagram.com/rt Follow us on Soundcloud … Read more No more cannabis in the world’s cannabis capital?
A video circulating the web is feeding criticism of NYPD tactics after a young man is held up by an undercover cop before being tackled by several others and slammed to the ground despite appearing to be unarmed. He was later charged with possession of marijuana. MORE: https://on.rt.com/ac8n Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc … Read more How many NYPD cops does it take to arrest an unarmed man?
Many saw it as a pot boom – a budding industry to grow marijuana after medicinal cannabis was legalised in Australia. But the fledgling cannabis industry is taking much longer than expected to develop and some companies are suffering on the stock market. As Jess Davis reports, investors are withdrawing their money as confidence in … Read more Australian medicinal cannabis shares take a hit as market reality sets in | ABC News
Bernie Sanders absorbed an onslaught from all six rivals at Tuesday night’s debate as the Democratic presidential candidates faced off in their last encounter before a crucial round of primaries that will likely set the course for the rest of the race. Elizabeth Warren accused Sanders of stealing details of her health-care plan. Michael Bloomberg … Read more Democratic Debate: Bernie Sanders Pledges to Legalize Marijuana on Day One
Today’s word of the day is ‘Mayweather’ as in Browns OL Greg Robinson was arrested for having gotten caught with 157 pounds of marijuana or one Floyd Mayweather. We need to update the Astros sign-stealing scandal again after hearing from Rob Manfred, Giancarlo Stanton, Aaron Judge, Mark Cuban… basically everyone is talking again. MLB sends … Read more Rob Manfred SHOULD NOT be blamed over Astros scandal | Nothing Personal with David Samson
Jim Rome gives his take on the news that Cleveland Browns offensive tackle Greg Robinson was arrested at the Texas border for possessing 157 pounds of marijuana. SUBSCRIBE TO OUR CHANNEL: https://www.youtube.com/user/CBSSports FOLLOW US ON: Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/CBSSports/ Instagram – https://www.instagram.com/cbssports/ Twitter – https://twitter.com/CBSSports
Many patients still find it hard to get their hands on medicinal cannabis, even though GPs have been able to legally prescribe it since 2016. Government regulations are being blamed for high prices, driving some patients to the black market. For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more ABC News content … Read more Inside the burgeoning black market for medicinal marijuana | 7.30
Sen. Elizabeth Warren disagrees with Pete Buttgieg’ s answer on the increase in black arrests in South Bend, Indiana, for marijuana possession when he was mayor. Democratic Debate in New Hampshire l ABC News l February 7, 2020 SUBSCRIBE to ABC NEWS: https://www.youtube.com/ABCNews/ Watch More on http://abcnews.go.com/ LIKE ABC News on FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/abcnews FOLLOW ABC … Read more ‘We need to have race-conscious laws’: Warren | ABC News