It has been four months since cannabis became legal in Canada and, in that span of time, the City of Edmonton has only given out three bylaw violation tickets for cannabis smoking.
City has issued 854 tickets to pot shop operators.
Woman’s medical marijuana use landed her several tickets, which were withdrawn after vague bylaw language proved weak for court battle.
A marijuana dispensary in Vancouver is hosting a contest to encourage people to vote in this year’s federal election, with top prizes of free pot and Snoop Dogg tickets. To enter, contestants must prove they cast a ballot on Oct. 19.
It is legal to smoke marijuana in Seattle, but not to use it or display it in public.
Mayor Nutter today agreed to sign into law a bill that essentially decriminalizes possession of small amounts of marijuana. But he says he’ll sign it only after City Council tweaks certain details of the measure.
Proposal means those caught with small amounts of marijuana would get ticketed, not charged.
Activists lit up in protest of the War on Drugs—now they face severe charges.
Some officials in cash-strapped Chicago believe they've found a way to bring in millions of desperately needed dollars while freeing up police: marijuana.