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A butane explosion in New Zealand burned a man trying to make illegal cannabis oil after he lit a cigarette. The man spent a month in the burn unit

A Butane Explosion Burns Man in New Zealand Making Illegal Cannabis Oil

A butane explosion in New Zealand burned a man trying to make illegal cannabis oil after he lit a cigarette. The man spent a month in the burn unit of a local hospital and the court let him off with community service. Would U.S. courts have been as lax? Constable Matthew Crawford of Nelson police with the butane gas canisters […]

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tax payoff coming to New Zealand if they join the mounting wave of countries legalizing recreational marijuana. Estimates suggest that there could be $70m

A Tax Payoff to New Zealand Should They Legalize Recreational Marijuana

A tax payoff would be coming to New Zealand should they elect to join the mounting wave of countries legalizing recreational marijuana. Estimates suggest that there could be $70 million in taxes collected for the small country which is actually a downgrade from some of its earlier estimates. A regulated market in cannabis would net $70 million in new tax revenue, […]

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