One European government says it could help reduce overdose rates by shifting a culture of injectors toward a safer method of use.
The Norwegian government said Friday it wants to decriminalize the smoking of heroin as a harm reduction measure, Agence-France Presse reported. Smoking heroin is less dangerous than injecting it, and the move could reduce the number of overdoses, officials said.
Norwegian media are reporting that Snoop Dogg was briefly detained in Norway after entering the country with marijuana and a large amount of cash.
CANNABIS CULTURE - In Vancouver for the 2010 Winter Olympics, Norway's TV 2 Nyhetene stopped by Cannabis Culture Headquarters to speak with Marc Emery and take a tour of the BCMP vaporizer lounge.