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The Hemperor, Jack Herer has Died

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(SALEM, Ore.) - The sad news has been confirmed. Jack Herer, author of The Emperor Wears No Clothes and renowned around the world for hemp activism, has died at 11:17 a.m. today, in Eugene, Oregon.

Jack Herer suffered a heart attack last September just after speaking on stage at the Portland HempStalk festival. The last seven months have proven to be a huge challenge to the man, with several health issues making his recovery complicated.

Coffee shop entrepreneur Nol van Schaik's view on Checkpoint coffee shops recent court case

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Nol van Schaik the man behind Willie wortels coffeeshop in Haarlem was recently asked by a member of the Channel Forums  ''What are your personal views on this decision and the likely short term effects on the industry if any?'' 

The question refers to the the court case of Checkpoint Coffee Shop in which the owner was fined ten million Euros.