Marijuana Entrepreneur Enthused by Province’s Pot Plan, Hoping to Become Legal Dispensary

Province considers licencing private businesses to sell marijuana.

Ross Barney and his business partners rolled the dice in opening a marijuana shop in downtown St. John’s — and it appears they may have won.

Just 48 hours prior to the official opening of the Greenery café and head shop, CBC broke news of the province’s possible plan for legalizing marijuana.

Sources say government is looking at private businesses, like the Greenery, to operate as marijuana dispensaries when the federal government brings in legalization July 1, 2018.

– Read the entire article at CBC News.