In the past five years, eight states and Washington, D.C., have legalized recreational marijuana for adults. Today, 68 million people live in areas where marijuana is treated like alcohol or tobacco. The drug is sold in stores, millions of tax dollars are being raised from its sale, and an increasing number of businesspeople are profitingRead More
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Long-held fears of a corporate takeover of cannabis agriculture bubbled to the surface Friday, a day after the state released detailed regulations for what has historically been a loosey-goosey trade populated by small backwoods farmers.
You could still face a maximum five years in jail for possessing cannabis – but a campaign to decriminalise the drug is gaining momentum and is being backed by a number of famous faces.
Quebec will have zero tolerance for driving-while-high under its plan for legalized marijuana use and sale.
Epilepsy, nausea caused by chemotherapy, chronic pain and symptoms of multiple sclerosis are among ailments that can be treated.
Ottawa and the provinces and territories could have another $1 billion a year in tax revenues to split after pot becomes legal next year.
The international market for cannabis is projected to hit $31.4 billion by 2021, according to a new report from the Brightfield Group, a cannabis market research firm.
The late Michael Baldasaro and Walter Tucker pushed for marijuana legalization for decades — now, it’s coming.
A Nanaimo pot shop has been shut down after RCMP suspected customers of selling illegal opioids inside the store.
Ontario tabled its law on cannabis legalization this week that would ban users from consuming the drug outside of “private residences,”