Tag: illegal

Joint Ventures: Toronto’s cannabis entrepreneurs

Why Toronto’s cannabis ‘grey market’ ‘ain’t going nowhere’ as legalization looms From 60% to 70% of the recreational market will remain underground, expert says Salma Ibrahim · CBC News  Joint Ventures: Cannabis entrepreneurs refuse to be locked out of industry They’ve been raided, warned and […]

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Police officer co-owned a dispensary?

Unanswered questions about Durham cop’s unlicensed weed shop A member of the Durham police board wants answers to why an officer was allowed to co-own an unlicensed marijuana company. By: Staff | Torstar News Service Published on Sep 11th 2016 A member of the Durham police board wants answers to […]

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Marijuana dispensaries double play

Tale of two cities: Pot dispensaries are OK in some places, a ‘violation’ in other parts of B.C. BY IAN AUSTIN, THE PROVINCE Realtors will tell you the three most important factors are location, location, location. The same applies to B.C.’s budding marijuana dispensary business: […]

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Jodie Emery talks about Marc Emery’s return

Jodie Emery on Breakfast Television: What’s Next for the Prince of Pot? POT TV – Jodie Emery, wife of imprisoned marijuana activist Marc Emery, joins Breakfast Television to discuss her husbands upcoming release from jail and return to Canada. Watch the original on Breakfast Television. See […]

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FDA to Reconsider Cannabis as Schedule 1

FDA To Reconsider Marijuana’s Schedule 1 Status  U.S. health officials are conducting an analysis on whether marijuana should be reclassified under federal law. The DEA has asked the Food and Drug Administration to carry out a review of marijuana’s status as a Schedule I drug, […]

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MMPR will lead to widespread fraud

New medical marijuana system will lead to widespread fraud February 22, 2014. 11:21 pm Posted by: Dana Larsen RECENT POSTS FROM THIS AUTHOR Tickets for pot is not “decriminalization”Posted on Aug 31, 2013 Join the Sensible BC campaign for a Marijuana ReferendumPosted on Jun 25, 2013 Bong shops […]

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Corporate Cannabis (short documentary)

How Multinational Philips Profited From Illegal Cannabis Farms Corporate Cannabis: The corporation that made millions from the illegal drug trade When Philips, a huge multinational company, started supplying lamps to the cannabis industry it wasn’t breaking the law. Growing is illegal, supplying lamps isn’t. But […]

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Mayor Ford questions Conservatives on Decriminalization

January 9th 2014 the Mayor of Toronto, Rob Ford, appeared on a Washington D.C. sports radio show the Sports Junkies and was asked about his views on the popular topic of marijuana legalization. Ford said he understands that there’s a market for medical marijuana but […]

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Why Canada banned pot

Why Canada banned pot (science had nothing to do with it) These days some think a total repeal of Canada’s drug laws is inevitable. We look at how the drug laws put in 90 years ago were based on panic and racism as opposed to […]

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B.C. Bud

VICE Canada goes to Canada’s pot capital Vancouver, British Columbia, to research the marijuana industry, business, prohibition, and legalization activism. This news series is embedded below in 3 parts: PART 1 PART 2 PART 3

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