Recreational cannabis is coming to the Northwest Territories, and a new stock offering by one of the companies selling pot is shedding light on the kinds of brands you can expect to see on the shelves.
West Vancouver has become the latest municipality in Metro Vancouver to ban all cannabis retail and production facilities within its boundaries.
Sun Life Financial, Canada’s No. 2 insurer, recently started covering medical marijuana in its Canadian health insurance plan – more than 17 years after the country first legalized it.
Canada’s cannabis industry is quickly going corporate, but U.S. border agents are reportedly issuing travel bans to anyone involved, regardless of whether they’re wearing a Grateful Dead T-shirt, a lab coat, or a suit.
As tensions between Canada and the U.S. have risen in recent months, a quieter, slower-burning conflict has been developing along the border: Canadians associated with the cannabis industry — even if they have never used the drug — can be banned for life from America.
Similar risks should have similar regulations, that’s what anti-smoking advocates are telling Edmonton city council, as councillors decide where people should be allowed to smoke cannabis in public when it’s legal in October.
The Saskatchewan government on Wednesday unveiled its fine structure around the sale and use of recreational marijuana, which will soon be legal.
With full legalization delayed until the fall, Canadians are enjoying the options that come with micro-licensing.