Cannabis


West Nipissing strikes down bylaw to outlaw smell of cannabis

Pot smokers everywhere can exhales a smoky breath of relief as the smell of cannabis will not be outlawed in West Nipissing.

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University of Lethbridge researcher links cannabis to treating coronavirus

An Albertan researcher is linking to potential for cannabis extracts to make people more resistant to COVID-19, according to the Calgary Herald.

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Ontario son calls cops on mom for stealing his weed during coronavirus lockdown

Police responded to a domestic call in Simcoe, Ontario this weekend when an argument broke out after a woman was accused of stealing cannabis from her 14 year old son.

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Cannabis stores closing Sunday, deemed 'non-essential'

Cannabis stores are no longer considered an essential service in Ontario, and all shops they will be forced to close as of Saturday night.

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Eight-year-old BC boy wins $200 in weed at hockey tournament

A young boy playing in a hockey tournament over the weekend won a gift basket full of $200 worth of cannabis products in Dawsone Creek, BC.

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Psychedelic drug companies prepare to enter Toronto stock market

Companies are starting to develop medical treatments from psychedelic drugs such as LSD, ketamine and magic mushrooms.

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Ford government considering allowing weed cafes in Ontario

Cannabis loungers or weed cafes are potentially going to be opening up in Ontario as the province continues to push for a more open cannabis market.

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Ford government opens up cannabis market to retailers

Ontario is getting rid of the cap on the number of cannabis shops that can be owned by private retailers.

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Ontario weed company destroys $77 million worth of cannabis

An Ontario based cannabis producer, CannTrust Holdings Inc, has announced their intention to destroy $77 million worth of cannabis.

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Over ten million dollars wasted on Ontario cannabis stores that were never opened

According to financial statements released by the Ontario Cannabis Retail Corporation (OCRC), at least $10.2 million was spent on cannabis stores that were never opened.

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Traffic stop leads to police seizure of nearly two million dollars in illegal cannabis

26-year-old Kiryl Andrushkevich of Oakville and 32-year-old Damaris Nataren Ortega of Toronto appeared in court on Sunday.

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Ontario government loses $42 million selling weed in the last year

The Ontario Cannabis Retail Corporation reportedly lost a whopping $42 million in the latest fiscal year, according to publicly released documents from the corporation.

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Police crack down on non-licensed cannabis shops in Edmonton

“A legal market is a safer market, and the EPS will continue to crack down on the illegal market,” says Cst. Dexx Williams, EPS Cannabis Liaison.

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B.C. RCMP raid illegal grow-op in Mission and seize over 2,700 cannabis plants

According to RCMP, they executed the search as part of an investigation into illegal inter-provincial shipping of cannabis. They found that packages of roughly 50 lbs were being sent through a courier business.

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