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R. Jeanette Martin

Canadian Medical Association takes a hard line on medpot program despite research potential offered by legalization more

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The rules that come into force when cannabis is legalized on October 17 will prohibit most forms of advertising, so weed companies are turning to private events to accomplish what they can’t do publicly more

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Cheol Joon Baek

As the country blows the doors open to legal cannabis, medpot pioneer Alison Myrden prepares to go to court to fight for a legal exemption to consume magic mushrooms for her MS more

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there won’t be any bricks-and-mortar shops until April 1, and we’re still waiting to find out what the real consumption rules are more

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The end of pot prohibition is almost here, but while other jurisdictions are showing what's possible our history when it comes to acknowledging past harmful policies shows that we shouldn’t expect swift action on redress. What gives, Canada? more

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R. Jeanette Martin

Should the feds feel the need to take greater action against the illegal marijuana market, the result would be stricter laws for consumers and more regulation for the legal cannabis industry more

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R. Jeanette Martin

Some 600,000 Canadians have a conviction for simple possession of marijuana – and cops are still busting people despite the fact legalization is just around the corner more

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Why hasn’t cannabis been a leader in gender equality? Cannabis has a long tradition, after all, of social conscience, and in an age when gender diversity in business is becoming openly talked about, why hasn’t that translated statistically? more

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Cheol Joon Baek

A not-so-short list of who's making a killing on legalization more

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R. Jeanette Martin

As college and university administrators ponder the federal legislation's implications, students are pushing for cannabis education and medical marijuana coverage more

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Inspired by Barcelona's cannabis social clubs, licensed pop-up aims to grow Toronto's emerging craft cannabis scene while giving closet stoners a place to hang and get high with strangers more

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Michelle da Silva

If Mayor Tory is willing to “consider anything” to stem overdose emergency he must call for an end to marijuana dispensary raids because the science-based evidence is in: cannabis can save lives more

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Lift.co media strategy takes aim at prejudices that force pot users to keep their activities hidden more

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Paul Salvatori

There are good reasons for a retroactive pardon on all marijuana convictions and at least one Liberal MP says it's an issue the government "should be picking up" more

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Libs' marijuana legalization tour touches down in the Big Smoke and things quickly get wacky. Message to Justin: dude, the hypocrisy is becoming a little too hard to take. more

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R. Jeanette Martin

Licensed producers muse about opening their own storefront operations while tough new penalties on drug impaired driving raise legal questions for medpot patients more

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There are still many details to work out – like on taxation and packaging for edibles – what the recreational use of weed will look like in Canada once legislation is formally passed in July 2018 is a little less hazy. more

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