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Former Met police chief urges rethink on cannabis - The Guardian

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 14:54

The Guardian

Former Met police chief urges rethink on cannabis
The Guardian
The former Metropolitan police chief Bernard Hogan-Howe has urged the government to review the evidence that justifies the ongoing criminalisation of cannabis use after a host of leading clinical bodies called for changes. Lord Hogan-Howe, who has ...
UK government must look into legalising cannabis, says former Met Commissioner Bernard Hogan-HoweThe Independent (blog)
Former Met Police boss calls for urgent review into legalising cannabisMetro
Ex-police chief Bernard Hogan-Howe calls for review into cannabis lawSky News
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Cannabis oil improves Crohn's disease symptoms: study - CTV News

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 14:04

CTV News

Cannabis oil improves Crohn's disease symptoms: study
CTV News
Dr. Naftali, whose study is being billed as the first of its kind, found that an eight-week treatment with cannabis oil containing a four to one CBD to THC ratio produced clinical remission in up to 65 per cent of individuals with Crohn's disease. The ...
Cannabis improves symptoms of Crohn's disease despite having no effect on gut inflammationEurekAlert (press release)

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Calgary mayor willing to spark up changed cannabis consumption bylaws, should citizens want it - Calgary Sun

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 10:13

Calgary Sun

Calgary mayor willing to spark up changed cannabis consumption bylaws, should citizens want it
Calgary Sun
The bylaws in Calgary differ greatly from those in Edmonton, which passed bylaws aligning rules for vaping, smoking tobacco and cannabis — banning smoking within 10 metres of doors, windows, patios, bus stops and air intakes. Edmonton even went as far ...

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Cannabis bar faces possible closure amidst legalization - The Telegram

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 06:25

The Telegram

Cannabis bar faces possible closure amidst legalization
The Telegram
Downtown St. John's cannabis bar The Puffin Hut could be facing closure, according to owner Brian Walsh. Open since Nov. 2017, the Water Street establishment is described as a members-only lounge where medical cannabis users can consume their own ...

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A former Coca-Cola executive-turned cannabis startup founder reveals why crafting the Apple Store of weed is a multi ... - Business Insider

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 05:56

Business Insider

A former Coca-Cola executive-turned cannabis startup founder reveals why crafting the Apple Store of weed is a multi ...
Business Insider
Chris Burggraeve, a former Coca-Cola and AB InBev executive-turned cannabis startup founder, estimates that people seeking the "Apple Store experience" for marijuana make up a multi-billion dollar opportunity. Brands like Toast, Herbessntls, and MedMen ...

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High demand continues at Edmonton pot shops 4 days after cannabis legalization - Globalnews.ca

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 15:32

Globalnews.ca

High demand continues at Edmonton pot shops 4 days after cannabis legalization
Globalnews.ca
In Alberta, private retailers can sell cannabis in person and the Alberta Gaming and Liquor Commission (AGLC) is selling it online. Prices range from $9.24-$15.42 per gram, but pot is also sold at $49.99 per 3.5 grams. You can get a pre-rolled ...
AGLC expects tight cannabis supply as more Calgary stores set to openCalgary Herald
Alberta experiences cannabis retail boom as 100 more stores to roll-out by mid-NovemberThe Globe and Mail
'It's a mess': Pot shop owners say Alberta is running out of weedCBC.ca

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Five things for the cannabis-uninitiated to know about bud - CBC.ca

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 14:37

CBC.ca

Five things for the cannabis-uninitiated to know about bud
CBC.ca
If you are heading to the local cannabis shop, some experts suggest you do a little homework. CBC Radio in Saskatchewan reached out to Jonathon Page, a botany professor and cannabis tester at the University of British Columbia, and Tim Cullen the CEO ...

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Canada has legalised cannabis. This is why Australia should follow suit - ABC News

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 13:02

ABC News

Canada has legalised cannabis. This is why Australia should follow suit
ABC News
Our community has suffered from undue poverty, criminality and negative health outcomes. We're late learners when it comes to drug laws. Therefore, the salient question for me is neither if nor when, but how. How will we manage the legalisation of ...

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Hoback speaks out on cannabis legalization - paNOW

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 10:00

paNOW

Hoback speaks out on cannabis legalization
paNOW
“It's pretty tough, when you look at the amount of money that's gone into the stock markets in the last year investing in different operations to grow marijuana or service the sector or industry, I am not going to lie to you, I think it's pretty tough ...

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Cannabis IQ: Everything you need to know about pot and the border - Globalnews.ca

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 08:06

Globalnews.ca

Cannabis IQ: Everything you need to know about pot and the border
Globalnews.ca
Everyone from the Canada Border Services Agency to trade experts to the mayor of Windsor have flagged the possibility that many Americans are going to buy Canadian marijuana and want to bring some home, creating headaches for U.S. border officials.
How compassion club founder Hilary Black changed the course of cannabis law in CanadaCBC.ca
Customers flock back to illegal marijuana dispensaries in OttawaOttawa Citizen
Canada is running out of marijuana two days after drug became legalThe Independent (blog)
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Pot products: Do you know what South Florida's medical marijuana dispensaries sell? - Sun Sentinel

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 06:48

Sun Sentinel

Pot products: Do you know what South Florida's medical marijuana dispensaries sell?
Sun Sentinel
Trulieve's capsules include RSO, or Rick Simpson Oil, an extracted cannabis product that is a “full-spectrum” oil containing a high level of THC. This type of oil was originally developed by Rick Simpson, a Canadian medical marijuana activist. “It's ...

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How far should Canada go to erase cannabis convictions? - Globalnews.ca

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 06:05

Globalnews.ca

How far should Canada go to erase cannabis convictions?
Globalnews.ca
But not everyone shares the glee of the man who made Canada's first legal purchase of marijuana — and plans to have it framed. READ MORE: Cannabis IQ: Here's how pot legalization will impact the economy. An estimated half a million Canadians have ...
Cannabis in Canada: Pardoning people for possession isn't enoughBBC News

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Bud and Breakfast: Canada's cannabis tourism industry is about to take off - CBC.ca

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 04:38

CBC.ca

Bud and Breakfast: Canada's cannabis tourism industry is about to take off
CBC.ca
Needless to say, the market for cannabis in Canada is huge — and it's poised to grow. Canadians are expected to spend $7 billion on marijuana sales in 2019, according to Deloitte. Sean Roby believes that's just the tip of the iceberg for Canada's new ...

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Cannabis IQ: Where's my pot? Backlogs, shortages plague first week of legalization - Globalnews.ca

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 04:01

Globalnews.ca

Cannabis IQ: Where's my pot? Backlogs, shortages plague first week of legalization
Globalnews.ca
One Saskatoon-based retailer, Living Skies Cannabis, said it's ready to open — but can't get its hands on enough marijuana supply. “There simply really isn't a lot of supply,” said the owner of the company, Cierra Sieben-Chuback. “It's all sort of ...
MARIN: We need the right resources to enforce cannabis legalizationToronto Sun

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Toronto police shut down five marijuana dispensaries, vow to close more - Toronto Star

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 18:11

Toronto Star

Toronto police shut down five marijuana dispensaries, vow to close more
Toronto Star
Toronto police have shut down five pot shops in a co-ordinated raid Friday afternoon. Police spokesman Gary Long says the drug squad charged and released eight people under the new provincial cannabis legislation. People stand outside an illegal ...

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

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 16:38

Globalnews.ca

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

Globalnews.ca

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

CTV News

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
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Cannabis legalization: Drug-impaired charges could lead to court backlog - CTV News

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 09:24

CTV News

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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