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Toronto police raid 5 marijuana dispensaries as retail locations still not permitted - Globalnews.ca

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 16:38

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Toronto police raid 5 marijuana dispensaries as retail locations still not permitted
Globalnews.ca
The City of Toronto told Global News as of Thursday, there were 92 known marijuana dispensaries. A spokesperson said 56 closed on their own pending the issuance of licences, therefore leaving 36 illegal retail locations. READ MORE: Sign up for Cannabis ...
Toronto police raid and shut down five marijuana dispensaries, vow to close moreCTV News
Black market crackdown: Police raid several marijuana dispensariesCityNews
Toronto police raid five illegal cannabis dispensariesCP24 Toronto's Breaking News

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Ontario Cannabis Store says it had 100000 online sales in first 24 hours of legalization - Globalnews.ca

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 16:19

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Ontario Cannabis Store says it had 100000 online sales in first 24 hours of legalization
Globalnews.ca
The Ontario Cannabis Store says it has received about 100,000 online orders in the first 24 hours that marijuana was legal in Canada. READ MORE: How much weed was sold on Canada's legalization day, province-by-province. The government-run OCS ...
Ontario Cannabis Store 'amazed' by volume of sales on first day of legalizationToronto Star
Ontario Cannabis Store received 100000 orders in first 24 hoursCP24 Toronto's Breaking News
Ontarians Who Bought Legal Cannabis Online Just Realized How Disorganized The Ontario Cannabis Store Really IsNarcity

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Calgary cannabis shop shortens hours from 2 am to 10 pm due to noise complaints - Calgary Herald

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 15:33

Calgary Herald

Calgary cannabis shop shortens hours from 2 am to 10 pm due to noise complaints
Calgary Herald
Since it opened Wednesday morning on the first day of marijuana legalization, Four20 Premium Market at the Southland Crossing shopping centre has attracted sizable outdoor lineups lasting until its maximum 2 a.m. closing time. For some neighbours, that ...
Steady demand at Calgary cannabis stores putting strain on suppliesCBC.ca

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Workers tied up during armed attack on legal cannabis grow-op - CTV News

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 12:23

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Workers tied up during armed attack on legal cannabis grow-op
CTV News
... at a legal cannabis grow-op in Ontario, police have confirmed. According to Durham Region police, five men carrying guns approached a small group of workers tending to a legal outdoor marijuana grow operation early Thursday morning in Beaverton, Ont.
Legal cannabis grow-op ransacked by gun-wielding thieves, Durham police sayToronto Star
Durham police seek five men in outdoor marijuana grow-op theftCityNews Toronto
Beaverton-area marijuana growers tied up by five men with guns: Durham Regional PoliceThePeterboroughExaminer.com
CP24 Toronto's Breaking News
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Cannabis legalization: Drug-impaired charges could lead to court backlog - CTV News

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 09:24

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Cannabis legalization: Drug-impaired charges could lead to court backlog
CTV News
HALIFAX -- Canada's decision to legalize cannabis will create a backlog in the courts as those charged with driving while drug-impaired are sure to launch a wave of legal challenges, a lawyer who specializes in impaired driving cases says. Tom ...
Day after legalization, Windsor police lay first cannabis-related driving chargesWindsor Star
Windsor police issue first ticket for driving with cannabis in vehicleCBC.ca

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How to trade the volatile cannabis sector now that marijuana is legal - Financial Post

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 06:01

Financial Post

How to trade the volatile cannabis sector now that marijuana is legal
Financial Post
He sees the market growing steadily in the first year as retailers expand, before giving way to more rapid growth in the second year as retail networks are established and other cannabis derivative products — such as edibles — hit the market in late ...

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Marijuana use linked to increase risk of strokes: study - Globalnews.ca

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 05:30

Globalnews.ca

Marijuana use linked to increase risk of strokes: study
Globalnews.ca
MONTREAL – New research is being presented at a conference in Montreal Friday linking recreational cannabis use with an increased risk of stroke. The study, being outlined at the World Stroke Congress, looked at five years of hospital statistics from ...
Study of US hospital figures links cannabis use with increased risk of strokeThe Globe and Mail

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Police, NLC raid cannabis shop in downtown St. John's - CBC.ca

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 01:02

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Police, NLC raid cannabis shop in downtown St. John's
CBC.ca
Police officers and inspectors with the Newfoundland and Labrador Liquor Corp. raided an alleged unlicensed cannabis store in St. John's Thursday, just one day after legal recreational marijuana sales came into effect. Cannabis Care, which operates a ...
NLC and RNC Execute Search Warrant at Cannabis CareVOCM

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What does legal cannabis mean for Canada's marijuana political parties? - Globalnews.ca

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 17:44

Globalnews.ca

What does legal cannabis mean for Canada's marijuana political parties?
Globalnews.ca
Meanwhile, the federal Marijuana Party is also preparing for life after legalization. Based in Montreal, leader Blair Longley has been at the helm since 2004. Their party has primarily focused on reversing cannabis prohibition, and apart from the ...

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Police raid cannabis shops in NL, BC - CTV News

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 16:59

CTV News

Police raid cannabis shops in NL, BC
CTV News
PORT ALBERNI, B.C. -- The managers of two pot shops on Vancouver Island where police seized thousands of dollars worth of marijuana say the British Columbia government failed them by only approving one store in the province before legalization as ...

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Cannabis retailers, governments warn of lingering supply shortage - Financial Post

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 15:03

Financial Post

Cannabis retailers, governments warn of lingering supply shortage
Financial Post
Consumers going to British Columbia's website on Wednesday were told that several strains of marijuana were sold out and B.C.'s only retail location in Kamloops ran out of one variety of dried cannabis. The province's Public Safety Minister Mike ...
Cannabis IQ: Everything you need to know about marijuana and your healthGlobalnews.ca
Canada Is Already Experiencing Cannabis ShortagesVICE
Tips for the budding marijuana gardenerTheSpec.com
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Provinces raked in revenue on day one of cannabis sales - CTV News

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 14:39

CTV News

Provinces raked in revenue on day one of cannabis sales
CTV News
Even with only a handful of stores open in each province, some provincial governments raked in revenue from cannabis on the first day of legal recreational sales. Quebec's Societe Quebecoise du Cannabis (SQC) reports that its dozen provincially-run ...

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Nine-year-old sells out of Girl Guide cookies in front of cannabis store on first day - CTV News

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 13:48

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Nine-year-old sells out of Girl Guide cookies in front of cannabis store on first day
CTV News
A nine-year-old Alberta girl managed to rapidly sell out of Girl Guide cookies by targeting cannabis consumers on the first day of legal sales. Elina Childs tells CTV News Channel that it was her father's idea to load up her wagon and line up outside ...
Edmonton Girl Guide sells out of cookies in cannabis store lineupCBC.ca
Girl guide sells out of cookies in front of Edmonton cannabis store on 1st dayGlobalnews.ca
One smart cookie: Edmonton girl guide sells out of cookies near cannabis storeTheChronicleHerald.ca

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No slacking for cannabis retailers as supply of some pot comes under strain - Calgary Herald

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 13:45

Calgary Herald

No slacking for cannabis retailers as supply of some pot comes under strain
Calgary Herald
A Mackie Research Capital Corp. study conducted this month states 19 per cent of Alberta adults are recreational marijuana consumers, or about 650,000 people. A high-end annual marijuana consumption estimate for the province is 128,137 kilograms, said ...

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Police seize more than $500000 worth of marijuana, marijuana concentrates - Saskatoon StarPhoenix

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 11:57

Saskatoon StarPhoenix

Police seize more than $500000 worth of marijuana, marijuana concentrates
Saskatoon StarPhoenix
Police later identified a man from Saskatoon as a possible suspect responsible for the marijuana, leading police to search three homes and a storage locker in Saskatoon. Police located 4,244 individual packages of cannabis resin — known as shatter ...
$500K of cannabis seized in Saskatchewan by RCMPGlobalnews.ca
One day after legalization, police combined forces unit announces sizeable marijuana bust in PApaNOW

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Make mine a glass of cannabis wine, thank you - The Guardian

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 09:06

The Guardian

Make mine a glass of cannabis wine, thank you
The Guardian
The jargon of America's now-booming marijuana industry took a boost this week as Canada became the first G7 nation to legalise cannabis nationwide. Shops opened their doors and investors rushed into “pot stocks”. The premier Justin Trudeau said simply: ...

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Ontario Cannabis Store opens for online sales, government passes marijuana bill - Globalnews.ca

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 06:48

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Ontario Cannabis Store opens for online sales, government passes marijuana bill
Globalnews.ca
Ontario passed its cannabis legislation Wednesday, firmly establishing the right to smoke marijuana in public in the province hours after recreational use of drug became legal across Canada. The Progressive Conservative government's bill changing ...
Ontario Cannabis Store mislabels genital spray as oral productCTV News
Vic Fedeli Dodges Question About 'Intimate' Cannabis Oil For Sale In OntarioHuffPost Canada

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Canada sees first day of cannabis legalization - CBC.ca

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 18:22

CBC.ca

Canada sees first day of cannabis legalization
CBC.ca
After years of study, fierce debate, and a relentless campaign of public persuasion, Canadians are now free to enjoy legal cannabis, from coast to coast to coast. While many rejoiced and celebrated as they were able to purchase their buds legally for ...

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Ontario Cannabis Store mislabels genital spray as oral product - CTV News

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 13:37

CTV News

Ontario Cannabis Store mislabels genital spray as oral product
CTV News
TORONTO -- A perusal of the Ontario Cannabis Store's online portal on the first day of legalization turned up an array of expected products -- various strains of dried weed, oils and tinctures, and accessories needed to use them. But also on offer is a ...
Day 1 blooper: Ontario Cannabis Store mislabels genital spray as oral productThe Globe and Mail
Ontario Cannabis Store falsely labels genital spray as oral productToronto Star
A look inside the facility of an Ontario Cannabis Store supplierBNNBloomberg.ca
CP24 Toronto's Breaking News
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Thousands mob Calgary cannabis shops and website, ending nearly a century of prohibition - Calgary Herald

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 13:28

Calgary Herald

Thousands mob Calgary cannabis shops and website, ending nearly a century of prohibition
Calgary Herald
Ten hours before, 95 years of cannabis criminalization came to an end in the country and about 400 people queued outside Four20 Premium Market at Southland Crossing were in a festive mood, one of them wrapped in a stylized marijuana Canadian flag.
Legal cannabis draws huge lineups as stores open in CalgaryCBC.ca
Lines at Calgary pot stores as cannabis legalization goes into effectGlobalnews.ca
Calgary cannabis stores open for business on day one of legalizationCTV News
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