Cannabis News Index 2000 Temporary

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Wednesday, December 20, 2000
Judge lightens sentence on British drug smuggler
By PETRE WILLIAMS
Jamaica Observer
Saturday, December 16, 2000
Growing interest in ganja debate
By Lynford Simpson
Jamaica Gleaner
Friday, December 15, 2000

Report cites adolescents’ plight
Jamaica GleanerWednesday, December 13, 2000

‘Unfit’ for prison – Human rights group says 400 mentally ill persons behind bars
Jamaica Gleaner
 

Monday, December 11, 2000
Reforming the justice system
Jamaica Gleaner 

Thursday, December 7, 2000
Ganja can boost the economy
Jamaica Gleaner 

Wednesday, December 6, 2000
Arrested for Giving Marijuana to the Sick, Kenneth Toglia Still Sows Seeds of Hope

The Herbalist

By ANDREW FRIEDMAN
The Village Voice

Monday, December 4, 2000
Studying ganja
Jamaica Gleaner 

Monday, December 4, 2000
Letter of the Day – Saving Jamaica

Jamaica GleanerSunday, December 3, 2000

A cure or high?
By RORY WELSH
Jamaica Gleaner
 

Wednesday, November 29, 2000
Knight calls on public to help in crime fight
Jamaica Gleaner 

Wednesday, November 29, 2000
Chevannes laments lack of justice in Jamaica

Observer Reporter
 

Tuesday, November 28, 2000
Measuring up – Burning to lose weight the dangerous way
Jamaica Gleaner 

Saturday, November 25, 2000
Drug abuse increasing at alarming rate
Jamaica Gleaner
Saturday, November 25, 2000

Letter of the Day – ‘Money’ not ‘drugs’
Jamaica GleanerFriday, November 24, 2000


Jamaica’s ‘ODD’ crime problem

By MEL COOKE
Jamaica Gleaner
Friday, November 24, 2000

Letter of the Day – Avoiding the negative
Jamaica Gleaner 

Wednesday, November 22, 2000
‘Operation Libertador’ a success

By JUNIOR DOWIE
Jamaica Gleaner
 

Monday, November 20, 2000
Three men on ganja charge

Jamaica Gleaner
 

Monday, November 20, 2000
Wanted: Go-fast boats
By LLOYD WILLIAMS
Jamaica Gleaner
 

Saturday, November 18, 2000
Never again! – Cruise line pulls out after police search for drugs

By NOEL THOMPSON & GARETH DAVIS
Jamaica Gleaner
 

Friday, November 17, 2000
Eye on ganja
Jamaica Gleaner
 

Friday, November 17, 2000
Letter of the Day – Time to decriminalise ganja

Jamaica Gleaner
 

Wednesday, November 15, 2000
Four drug arrests at airport in 14 hrs

Jamaica Observer
 

Wednesday, November 15, 2000
Injury-related disorders

Jamaica Gleaner 

Tuesday, November 14, 2000
True confessions: Teens on ganja use

Jamaica GleanerMonday, November 13, 2000


Jamaica alone can’t legalise ganja – AG

The Jamaica Observer
Sunday, November 12, 2000

Buying into the cocaine trade
By LLOYD WILLIAMS
Jamaica Gleaner
November 10, 2000
California Gets Set to Shift on Sentencing Drug Users


By EVELYN NIEVES
The New York Times
Thursday, November 9, 2000

Police Bust Club Selling Marijuana for Medicinal Use
By ANDY NEWMAN
The New York Times
 

Thursday, November 9, 2000
Marley not fit to be National Hero

Jamaica GleanerWednesday, November 8, 2000
Ganja commission head defends Goldson’s inclusion
Jamaica Gleaner

Wednesday, November 8, 2000
He came in defence of his right

The Jamaica Observer

Wednesday, November 8, 2000
Voters set social policy agenda at ballot box

School vouchers defeated; drug treatment, gun background checks approved
CNN.com

Tuesday, November 7, 2000

House to continue drug trafficking debate

Jamaica Gleaner

Tuesday, November 07, 2000
Ganja Commission not entirely public

Jamaica Observer

Tuesday, November 07, 2000
Chevannes hopes National Alliance will attend ganja hearings

Jamaica Observer

Monday, November 6, 2000
Boycott threat to Ganja Commission
Jamaica Gleaner

Monday, November 06, 2000
Call for boycott of Ganja Commission

Jamaica Observer

Friday, November 3, 2000
US certifies Ja’s anti-drug efforts again
Jamaica Gleaner

Friday, November 3, 2000
Unhappy with marriage
Jamaica Gleaner

Wednesday, November 1, 2000
The cocaine threat

Jamaica Gleaner

Monday, October 30, 2000
Cocaine threat – Munroe wants joint plan to fight drug trade, corruption 
Jamaica Gleaner

Sunday, October 29, 2000
Book Review – Ganja myths go up in smoke 
Jamaica Gleaner

Sunday, October 29, 2000
The police, drugs and corruption
By LLOYD WILLIAMS

Jamaica Gleaner

Sunday, October 29, 2000
Policemen implicated in drug-dealing 

By LLOYD WILLIAMS 
Jamaica Gleaner

Saturday, October 28, 2000 
Shooting at ganja 
Jamaica Gleaner

Friday, October 27, 2000

Prisoners going to court with ganja
By BARBARA GAYLE 
Jamaica Gleaner

Friday, October 27, 2000
Quizlet: Do you support the Government’s decision to establish a commission to examine ganja?

Jamaica Gleaner

Thursday, October 26, 2000
Bunny Wailer starts political party

By ANDREW CLUNIS
Jamaica Gleaner

Tuesday, October 24, 2000
Residents march on police station
Jamaica Gleaner

Tuesday, October 24, 2000
Peter Tosh’s tribute: good vibes
By JANET SILVERA
Jamaica Gleaner

Monday, October 16, 2000
Ganja – here and elsewhere
By STEPHEN VASCIANNE
Jamaica Gleaner

Monday, October 16, 2000
Alaska voters to consider hemp legalization

CNN.com

Sunday, October 15, 2000
Disturbance halts Caymanas racing 
Jamaica Gleaner

Saturday, October 14, 2000
The rural unemployable

Jamaica Gleaner

Tuesday, October 10, 2000
Ganja: just another mission impossible!
By C. ROY REYNOLDS
Jamaica Gleaner

Tuesday, October 10, 2000
Wanted man nabbed
Jamaica Gleaner

Monday, October 9, 2000
Big ganja find in East Kingston
Jamaica Gleaner

Saturday, October 7, 2000
Drug assets handed over to Canadian Gov’t

Jamiaca Gleanner

Saturday, October 7, 2000
Smugglers using new methods
By NOEL THOMPSON 
Jamaica Gleaner

Saturday, October 7, 2000
Narrow the gap between farmers and exporters

Jamaica Gleaner

Wednesday, October 4, 2000
Ganja: a personal view
 
By STEPHEN VASCIANNIE
Jamaica Gleaner


Tuesday, October 3, 2000
Chevannes heads ganja commission
 
Jamaica Gleaner

Tuesday, September 19, 2000
Thinkers Anonymous 
By AMINA BLACKWOOD MEEKS
Jamaica Gleaner

Sunday, September 17, 2000
Marijuana festival promotes drug legalization

CNN.com

Saturday, September 16, 2000
Ganja debate
Jamaica Gleaner

Friday, September 15, 2000 
Commission to review use of ganja
Jamaica Gleaner

Friday, September 15, 2000
PM Announces National Commission on Ganja

Jamaica Observer


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Thursday, August 31, 2000
NDM president’s recipe for fighting crime

Jamaica Gleaner

Saturday, August 26, 2000
More on… The Grace and Ganja Debate 
By LENNOX SCARLETT
Jamaica Gleaner

Wednesday, August 23, 2000
Drugs still flow through airports
Jamaica Gleaner

Wednesday, August 23, 2000
Understanding impotence

Jamaica Gleaner

Sunday, August 20, 2000
Stop public smokers 
Jamaica Gleaner

Sunday, August 20, 2000
The mystery of the missing
By LLOYD WILLIAMS
Jamaica Gleaner

Monday, August 14, 2000
Public Defender’s role
Jamaica Gleaner

Sunday, August 13, 2000 
Men outstrip women in crime

Jamaica Gleaner

Sunday, August 13, 2000
Cannabis may make you a safer driver

By JONATHON CARR-BROWN
Sunday Times, London

Monday, July 31, 2000
Teenagers and drugs 

Jamaica Gleaner

Thursday, July 27, 2000
Ziggy lights up for hemp

Jamaica Gleaner

Thursday, July 20, 2000
TALK 2000 – Grim life behind bars
Jamaica Gleaner

Tuesday, July 11, 2000 
‘Shots were fired into cells’

Jamaica Gleaner

Saturday, July 8, 2000
Rastas defend ganja use 

Jamaica Gleaner

Thursday, July 6, 2000
HOLY SMOKE! Legalise the weed, say church officials 
Jamaica Gleaner

Monday, July 3, 2000
The two tourist worlds 
By TYM GLASER
Jamaica Gleaner

Wednesday, June 28, 2000
Fuss over search
Jamaica Gleaner

Saturday, June 17, 2000
My side – Grace and ganja
Jamaica Gleaner

Saturday, June 10, 2000
Grace and ganja

By ERNLE P GORDON
Jamaica Gleaner

Thursday, June 01, 2000
Howard Hamilton reasons with Rasta at Flamingo Beach
By MELVILLE COOKE
Jamaica Gleaner

Sunday, May 28, 2000
Marijuana and religious experience

By ERNLE P GORDON
Jamaica Gleaner

Saturday, May 27, 2000
Ganja is bad for worship 
Jamaica Gleaner

Saturday, May 27, 2000
Air J plane detained in London after ganja find
Jamaica Gleaner

Saturday, May 20, 2000
Legalising ganja, bad for Jamaica 
Jamaica Gleaner

Friday, May 19, 2000
It’s about time 
By DANIEL THWAITES
Jamaica Gleaner

Thursday, May 18, 2000
Jamaica: A land bewitched
By Dr. LUCIEN JONES
Jamaica Gleaner

Sunday, May 14, 2000 
Sad Mother’s Day for women prisoners 

By PAT ROXBOROUGH

Jamaica Gleaner

May 12, 2000
Talk 2000 – Chicken pill’ queries keep Dr. Pena busy
Jamaica Gleaner

Thursday, May 11, 2000
Ganja as sacrament? 
Jamaica Gleaner

Wednesday, May 10, 2000
Von Cork granted $5m bail 

Jamaica Gleaner

Monday, May 8, 2000
Principals urged to get involved and be more proactive
Jamaica Gleaner

Sunday, May 7, 2000 
Von Cork’s bail hearing Tuesday 
Jamaica Gleaner

Sunday, May 7, 2000
Reggae under pressure in Barbados
Jamaica Gleaner

Saturday, May 6, 2000
Security beefed up at Meadowbrook High

By CLAUDE MILLS
Jamaica Gleaner 

Wednesday, May 03, 2000
Drugs go up in smoke 
Jamaica Gleaner

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Saturday, April 29, 2000
Von Cork jailed 
Jamaica Gleaner

Wednesday, April 26, 2000
Should Rastafarianism be recognised as a religion in Jamaica?

Jamaica Gleaner

Tuesday, April 25, 2000
Hail the revolutionary! 
By C. ROY REYNOLDS
Jamaica Gleaner

Monday, April 24, 2000
Jamaican, Nigerian, German on drug charge 

Jamaica Gleaner

Sunday, April 23, 2000
Public Defender stirs ‘more fire’ 
Jamaica Gleaner

Sunday, April 23, 2000
Rastas praise Public Defender
By KLAO BELL
Jamaica Gleaner

Monday, April 17, 2000
Morris Cargill and his words 
By STEPHEN VASCIANNE

Jamaica Gleaner

Friday, April 14, 2000
Globalisation of crime

Jamaica Gleaner

Wednesday, April 05, 2000
The road carnage

Jamaica Gleaner

Saturday, April 1, 2000
Juveniles face charges
Jamaica Gleaner

Friday, March 31, 2000
‘Medical experts should check drivers involved in accidents’
Jamaica Gleaner

March 29, 2000
The many uses of DNA technology

By LLOYD WILLIAMS
Jamaica Gleaner

Sunday, March 26, 2000
Hemp beer under scrutiny 
By OMAR ANDERSON 
Jamaica Gleaner

Sunday, March 26, 2000
Traffic cops on bribery charge
Jamaica Gleaner

Thursday, March 23, 2000
DPP applies for order to seize drug convict’s property 
Jamaica Gleaner 

Thursday, March 23, 2000
Poor parish with a marvellous serenity
Jamaica Gleaner

Wednesday, March 22, 2000
Clean-up drive under way

Jamaica Gleaner

Thursday, March 16, 2000
Misleading ganja statistics
Jamaica Gleaner

Thursday, March 16, 2000
Dishonest practices
By MORRIS CARGILL
Jamaica Gleaner

Monday, March 13, 2000
US$ ganja cut-back 
By LLOYD WILLIAMS
Jamaica Gleaner

Sunday, March 12, 2000
Prison raid nets weapons, phone and drugs 
By GLENROY SINCLAIR
Jamaica Gleaner

Friday, March 10, 2000
Munroe quizzed about Communist past 

Jamaica Gleaner

Sunday, March 5, 2000
Less ganja, more cocaine in Jamaica
By OMAR ANDESON 
Jamaica Gleaner

Sunday, March 5, 2000
Go after drug lords – US 
By 
LLOYD WILLIAMS 
Jamaica Gleaner

Friday, March 3, 2000
Jamaica’s anti-drug efforts praised

Jamaica Gleaner

Wednesday, March 1, 2000
The even-handed Judge 
By LAURA TANNA
Jamaica Gleaner

Sunday, 
February 27, 2000
The scourge of sexual offences 
By MORRIS CARGILL 
Jamaica Gleaner

Monday, February 21, 2000
Needed: A Minister of Justice
By STEPHEN VASCIANNIE
Jamaica Gleaner

Saturday, February 19, 2000

Let’s educate ourselves on ganja

Jamaica Gleaner

Thursday, February 17, 2000
Smugglers beware! 
Jamaica Gleaner 

Wednesday, February 16, 2000
Legalise ganja

By PAUL CHANG
Jamaica Gleaner

Saturday, February 12, 2000
Anti-crime squad reports success
Jamaica Gleaner

Saturday, February 12, 2000
Senate passes amended legal aid Bill
By BALFORD HENRY
Jamaica Gleaner

Friday, February 11, 2000
Ganja lobby group wants open marketing 
Jamaica Gleaner

Wednesday, February 9, 2000
Black History and science
AMINA BLACKWOOD-MEEKS
Jamaica Gleaner

Tuesday, February 8, 2000 
Major raid at GP 
By GLENROY SINCLAIR
Jamaica Gleaner

Monday, February 7, 2000
Music, football festival in honour of Bob
Jamaica Gleaner

Wednesday, January 26, 2000
The cocaine threat
Jamaica Gleaner

Sunday, January 16, 2000
ST. Vincent worries its future’s going to pot; Caribean growers, however, say U.S.-led raid razed crop – and livehoods.
By MARK FINEMAN  
Los Angeles Times 

Wednesday, January 12, 2000
Don’t legalise ganja!
Jamaica Gleaner

Sunday, January 08, 2000
Man, woman killed, ganja seized in Smokey Vale 
By DAVID DUNKLEY
Jamaica Gleaner

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