Michael Baldasaro, a longtime marijuana activist and perennial candidate for office, has died in a Hamilton hospice after a short battle with cancer.
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CANNABIS CULTURE - A Federal courtroom played host to a philosophy debate over spirituality and religion in the case of religious cannabis user Chris Bennett.
Reverend Brother Shahrooz Kharaghani smiled, his rainbow-coloured religious beanie firmly fixed on his head, as court officers led him away to jail.
A man who promotes marijuana as a church sacrament asked to be sent to jail Monday rather than serve a community sentence.
A religious group that uses marijuana as a sacrament is reigniting its bid to be exempt from Canada's pot laws.
Canada’s laws against smoking marijuana don’t violate the country’s constitutional guarantee of freedom of religion, a judge ruled Monday.
G13 Church of the Universe extensive efforts to legalize cannabis for religious use has been foiled.
Canadians are as good at religious tolerance as they are at hockey, a lawyer for members of a branch of The Church of the Universe argued Tuesday.
A strong selling point of the Church of the Universe is the use of marijuana as a sacrament — so assuming someone is inclined to indulge, the church is a godsend.
Conclusions about the authenticity of the Church of the Universe reached by the Crown’s expert witness would have been laughed at by fellow academics and would never have been written by a respectable scholar, a lawyer for the church told the Ontario Superior Court on Tuesday.