Tag: RCMP

RCMP’S reefer madness

RCMP’S reefer madness Medpot Mountie Cpl. Ron Francis’s battle to smoke out RCMP’s PTSD denial ends in suicide By MATT MERNAGH RCMP Cpl. Ron Francis smoked weed to deal with PTSD. Photo courtesy of CBC Just a few weeks ago I was teaching RCMP Cpl. Ron […]

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Cpl. Ron Francis (Rest in Peace)

RCMP Cpl. Ron Francis, who smoked marijuana on job, found dead A New Brunswick Mountie who made national headlines for smoking medical marijuana while in uniform last year has been found dead. The death of RCMP Cpl. Ron Francis was confirmed to CBC News by Pat Polchies, […]

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Justice Minister disagrees with RCMP Commissioner on pot issue

Peter MacKay disagrees with RCMP commissioner Paulson on marijuana By Laura Stone  Global News WATCH: Justice Minister Peter MacKay believes the RCMP Commissioner has the right to voice his opinion, but he personally disagrees. OTTAWA – Justice Minister Peter MacKay says he disagrees with the country’s top […]

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Former Mountie heads security at medical grow-op

Former Nanaimo Mountie heads security at marijuana operation Jake Ryan, a former RCMP criminal intelligence officer, has taken the job as head of security with medicinal marijuana grower Tilray. — Image Credit: CHRIS BUSH/The News Bulletin    by  Chris Bush – Nanaimo News Bulletin When 30 grams […]

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Pot-smoking Mountie charged

Pot-smoking Mountie Ron Francis charged with assault Cpl. Ron Francis, who serves in Fredericton, has been sent for a psychiatric assessment CBC News Posted: Dec 10, 2013 2:57 A New Brunswick Mountie who made national headlines last month for publicly smoking medical marijuana while in uniform […]

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RCMP Officer Smokes Weed

Pot-smoking Mountie can’t smoke publicly in uniform: RCMP Cpl. Ron Francis legally smokes marijuana daily while on duty to treat post-traumatic stress disorder By Evan Dyer, CBC News Posted: Nov 28, 2013 5:00 AM ET Last Updated: Nov 28, 2013 3:48 PM ET Mountie can’t smoke pot in […]

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Cannabus stalked by RCMP

Cannabus stalked by RCMP Posted on 11/12/2013 by xtofury Just A warning to those whom might be considering signing the Sensible BC petition (or even looking at their campaign in person).  The RCMP is targeting individuals that associate with the campaign in hopes of increasing drug busts.  Here’s a video […]

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B.C. Bud

VICE Canada goes to Canada’s pot capital Vancouver, British Columbia, to research the marijuana industry, business, prohibition, and legalization activism. This news series is embedded below in 3 parts: PART 1 PART 2 PART 3

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