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December 27, 1999
Reflections on Christmas

Jamaica Gleaner

December 27, 1999
JCF honours members, demotes one for carelessness
Jamaica Gleaner

December 11, 1999
 
Dead man vomited stool 
By MICHAEL GAYLE INQUEST
Jamaica Gleaner

December 9, 1999
Ganja? yea, or nay?
Jamaica Gleaner

December 7, 1999
Ganja – one family’s story 
Jamaica Gleaner

Tuesday, December 7, 1999
Cannabis can affect vision say scientists
By ROGER HIGHFIELD
Electronic Telegraph, London

December 2, 1999 
House passes Drug Court Act Jamaica Gleaner

November 27, 1999
Crime declines in ‘St Bess’ 
Jamaica Gleaner

November 18, 1999
Sea, airport tighten security

Jamaica Gleaner

November 14, 1999
Are we getting less poor? 
By MORRIS CARGILL
Jamaica Gleaner

November 14, 1999
Drug courts by next month

By ERICA VIRTUE
Jamaica Gleaner

October 31, 1999 
UK judges to go easy on Rastas 
By MORRIS CARGILL
Jamaica Gleaner


October 29, 1999
Henry wants commission on ganja 
Jamaica Gleaner

October 29, 1999
The second coming of Columbus 
By MORRIS CARGILL 
Jamaica Gleaner

October 24, 1999
Ganja study 
By PAUL CHANG
Jamaica Gleaner 

October 20, 1999
The ganja debate
 
Jamaica Gleaner


October 20, 1999
Researcher defends marijuana use 

Jamaica Gleaner

October 15, 1999 
660 J’cans held in drug sweepJamaica Gleaner

October 15, 1999
Jamaican Parliament Approves Commission
NORML’s News Bulletin

October 13, 1999
That Wacky Tobaccy

Newsweek Magazine

October 11, 1999
Those damn sniffer dogs!

By STEPHEN VASCIANNIE
Jamaica Gleaner

October 10, 1999
On prophets and patriots 
By MORRIS CARGILL
Jamaica Gleaner

October 10, 1999 
Drugs, alcohol taint cops, army 
By PHYLLIS THOMAS
Jamaica Gleaner


October 9, 1999
Senate unanimous on ganja probe 

By VERNON DALEY
Jamaica Gleaner

October 9, 1999
Senate says yes to ganja commission

By NORMAN MUNROE
Observer staff reporter

October 7, 1999
Hallucinations and Commissioner Forbes 
By MORRIS CARGILL 
Jamaica Gleaner

October 6, 1999
Intellectual bankruptcy
Jamaica Gleaner

October 4, 1999
Sensible resolution for ganja 

By MORRIS CARGILL
Jamaica Gleaner

September 29, 1999
Of the police and ganja – Through the century with the Gleaner 
By C. ROY REYNOLDS
Jamaica Gleaner

September 20, 1999
PNP delegates approve commission on ganja 
Jamaica Gleaner

September 13, 1999
Cops dent illegal trade 
By GLENROY SINCLAIR
Jamaica Gleaner

September 9, 1999
Forbes wants gun amnesty

Jamaica Gleaner

September 07, 1999
Hail to the Colonel 
By C. ROY REYNOLDS 
Jamaica Gleaner

September 2, 1999
Telling the truth

Jamaica Gleaner


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August 26, 1999
Brilliant nonsense 
By MORRIS CARGILL
Jamaica Gleaner

August 24, 1999
Jamaica Mulls Legalizing Marijuana

Las Vegas SUN, Inc.

August 23, 1999
Big ganja haul at airport 
By GLENROY SINCLAIR
Jamaica Gleaner

August 19, 1999
The difficulties of farming 
By MORRIS CARGILL
Jamaica Gleaner

August 19, 1999
Roots of crime(2)
Jamaica Gleaner

August 17, 1999
Crime and public policy in Ja (Pt. 2) 
By DON ROBOTHAM

Jamaica Gleaner

August 11, 1999
Court raps judge 

Jamaica Gleaner

August 5, 1999
Human rights: drugs in a changing world – Part II 
By Dr. R.G. LAMPART
Jamaica Gleaner

August 4, 1999 
Human rights: drugs in a changing world 

By Dr. R.G. LAMPART
 
Jamaica Gleaner

July 29, 1999
Beenie Man, entourage members on ganja charge in US
Jamaica Gleaner

July 28, 1999

The ganja debate 

Jamaica Gleaner

July 28, 1999
Plight of an imprisoned mother
Jamaica Gleaner

July 26, 1999
Ganja at Dennis Brown’s funeral
Jamaica Gleaner

July 23, 1999
Jamaican Senate Debates Motion To Create Marijuana Commission

Associated Press 

July 23, 1999 
Jamaican Senate Debate Creating MJ Commission!

CNN

July 19, 1999
Profile of crime

Jamaica Gleaner

July 5, 1999
Quoting the Bible
By MORRIS CARGILL 
Jamaica Gleaner

July 03, 1999
Legalize It!: Pro-marijuana Jamaicans think the tide is turning 

By EARL MOXAM
The Gazette, Montreal

June 28, 1999
Exploring the economic potential of ganja

Jamaica Gleaner

June 22, 1999
Canada bound-Jamaican ganja seized in Florida 

Jamaica Gleaner

June 21, 1999
The big mushroom promise
By MORRIS CARGILL
Jamaica Gleaner

June 15, 1999
Narcotics strategy yields results
By KAREN JONES
Jamaica Gleaner

June 3, 1999
Jamaica and Botswana
By MARTIN HENRY
Jamaica Gleaner

May 07, 1999 
Cops put squeeze on illicit drug trade
Jamaica Gleaner

May 06, 1999
Legal hitch stalls Von Cork case
Jamaica Gleaner

May 4, 1999
Judge faces ‘jury’ of her peer 
Jamaica Gleaner

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April 9, 1999
Appeal court overturns ganja decision 

Jamaica Gleaner

April 01, 1999
Heartbreaking
MORRIS CARGILL 
Jamaica Gleaner

March 29, 1999
Ganja debate coming of age
By MORRIS CARGILL
Jamaica Gleaner

March 26, 1999
10,000 lb of ganja in yam, rum shipment
Jamaica Gleaner

March 22, 1999
Ganja policy

Jamaica Gleaner

March 19, 1999
Ganja good for the ill, not the young
Jamaica Gleaner

March 18, 1999
Sundry ideas

Jamaica Gleaner

March 15, 1999
Munroe wants National ganja Commission formed 

Jamaica Gleaner

March 5, 1999
Jamaican Senator introduces resolution to establish national commission to study Ganja Use and Laws in Jamaica
NORML – Jamaica

February 19, 1999
Ganja found in bun shipment 
Jamaica Gleaner

February 16, 1999
Lunatics in control

Jamaica Gleaner

February 11, 1999
Parties look at legalising ganja 

Jamaica Gleaner

January 26, 1999
Drug bust on wharf
Jamaica Gleaner

January 20, 1999
Postal service targeted in drug trafficking 
Jamaica Gleaner

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