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Sun, 04 Dec 2016 08:00:00 GMTToronto Star, 04 Dec 2016 - With marijuana legalization looming, PM wants police to tackle unlicensed vendors A frustrated Prime Minister Justin Trudeau wants police to "enforce the law" and criminally charge illegal marijuana dispensaries - even though weed legalization is looming.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 08:00:00 GMTThe Telegram, 03 Dec 2016 - Marijuana dispensaries: how is this legal? It's complicated As news broke this week that CannaLeaf Medical Dispensary on Water Street was selling marijuana to anybody older than 19, and dozens of other dispensaries have opened in cities across the country, one question hangs over it all: how is this legal?
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 08:00:00 GMTPenticton Western, 02 Dec 2016 - As the proprietor of Valley Hemp Co., I have some deep thoughts on the matter (Penticton Western News, Nov. 30, Members of DPA nip dispensaries in the bud). Currently, we have completely unregulated operations selling completely unregulated products. These may have medicinal benefits, but administered improperly can be dangerous, or even downright charlatanism, potions that make outrageous and untrue claims and have little or no active ingredients.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 08:00:00 GMTMetro, 02 Dec 2016 - Support for legal pot highest among millennials Albertans are increasingly cool with the legalization of kush. A new ThinkHQ/Metro News survey has found that two-thirds of Albertans - - 65 per cent - agree the drug should be legal, while only 20 per cent admit that when it's legal, they will toke up.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 08:00:00 GMTThe Telegram, 01 Dec 2016 - The CannaLeaf marijuana dispensary at 448 Water Street was closed on Wednesday, after a nighttime raid by police on Tuesday. The raid happened just past 10 p.m. Tuesday, and according to the police, four people were arrested and charges are pending.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 08:00:00 GMTThe Telegram, 30 Nov 2016 - City inspectors will visit marijuana dispensary The Canna Leaf marijuana shop on Water Street will be getting a visit from city inspectors, because they violated municipal bylaw in setting up business.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 08:00:00 GMTGlobe and Mail, 01 Dec 2016 - Regulated production and a patchwork of provincial rules for recreational users expected when the Liberals table legislation in spring Canada's new legal marijuana regime is expected to feature a mishmash of provincial rules and a heavily regulated production system that will initially favour existing producers of medical cannabis, sources say.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 08:00:00 GMTTucson Weekly, 01 Dec 2016 - Arizona continues efforts towards legal marijuana The failure of Prop 205 may have been a sobering realization for some, but others still have high hopes for the future of marijuana in Arizona. Several new efforts have popped up to change the landscape of Arizona's marijuana landscape since voters rejected this year's recreational proposition.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 08:00:00 GMTThe Telegram, 30 Nov 2016 - Police are investigating two marijuana dispensaries in the downtown St. John's area, and say what they are doing is illegal. Supt. Marlene Jesso, officer in charge of the Combine Forces Special Enforcement Unit, confirmed members of the unit and RNC patrol officers visited at least one of the dispensaries, CannaLeaf, Monday evening, "to monitor and investigate what was occurring down there." The police presence had nothing to do with a flurry of media coverage about the businesses, she said, adding the dispensaries have been under investigation for a while.