The Liberal government finally introduced its highly anticipated marijuana legalization legislation. But this proposal is not legalization – it is continued criminalization, with new harsher laws designed to punish even more people.
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Following a series of raids at Cannabis Culture pot shop across the country, including the chain’s headquarters at 370 West Hastings Street, owners Marc and Jodie Emery have been arrested and charged with a long list of offences by the Toronto Police Service.
Marc Emery and his stores, Cannabis Culture, came out of nowhere last week with the announcement that they were breaking federal marijuana laws at eight secret locations in the city.
This weekend, Canada’s best-known marijuana activists Marc and Jodie Emery were arrested by police in Montreal for their role in opening six new outlets for their Cannabis Culture marijuana dispensary franchise.
Say what you will about his methods, but Canada’s self-proclaimed “Prince of Pot” knows how to make an entrance.
CANNABIS CULTURE – Two new Cannabis Culture recreational marijuana dispensary locations are open for business in Toronto – one at 1205 Queen Street West and another at 121 Montezuma Trail in Scarborough.
CANNABIS CULTURE – Marijuana activists are responding to the governing Liberal Party of Canada’s press conference this morning to launch their new task force to investigate and “legalize” marijuana.
CANNABIS CULTURE – Toronto Police raided one of Cannabis Culture’s marijuana dispensary locations today, seizing stock and making several arrests. A second CC location in Toronto remains open, and owners have vowed to re-open the raided shop tomorrow.
CANNABIS CULTURE – High-profile marijuana legalization advocate Jodie Emery has sent an official request to Bill Blair and the Liberal Government of Canada, seeking to be included on the marijuana legalization task force.
Long-time proponent fears harsh ‘Harperesque’ restrictions on cannabis.