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Published: Thu, 23 Nov 2017 07:21:46 -0800

Last Build Date: Thu, 23 Nov 2017 07:10:02 GMT

 



CN SN: LTE: Rogue Nations Need Not Apply

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT

The StarPhoenix, 18 Nov 2017 - In 2016, the world drug prevention community met at UNGASS in New York to reconfirm their commitment and ratification of the long-standing drug conventions. I was in the General Assembly when the minister of health for the Government of Canada stood to announce Canada's plan to introduce legislation to legalize marijuana in the spring of 2017. I can report that the world was less than pleased. Canada's move to legalization will take our country offside of these global agreements and out of step with our international partners.



CN SN: A Little Pot On The Prairies

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT

Moose Jaw Times-Herald, 18 Nov 2017 - Saskatchewan Government looking to privatize marijuana Saskatchewan's government is not interested in operating pot shops. Instead, they want to concentrate on regulating the product.



CN SN: Injection Site Plan Draws Support

Fri, 20 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT

Prince Albert Daily Herald, 20 Oct 2017 - Clinical coordinator at Vancouver's largest supervised injection site says P.A. should open similar facility Prince Albert should open a safe injection site before a bad situation gets worse, says a senior staff member from Canada's first legal facility for injecting drugs.



CN SN: Police Chief Finds Fault With Pot Plan

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT

Prince Albert Daily Herald, 22 Sep 2017 - Police asking for more time before marijuana legalized, Troy Cooper tells chamber Police Chief Troy Cooper has gone from doubtful to critical on Ottawa's marijuana plan, rejecting some key parts of the legislation and saying he's "nervous" about next summer's legalization deadline.



CN SN: PUB LTE: Overdose Charge Causes Concern

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT

Regina Leader-Post, 21 Sep 2017 - The recent arrest of a man after a call for assistance for a drug overdose (Overdose leads to drug charges, Sept. 6) causes me great concern. As in heart attacks, in such cases survival is dependent on a quick response. Yet unlike other health emergencies, people hesitate to call at an overdose situation. They may fear arrest, loss of child custody, and judgment by others, among other things.



CN SN: PUB LTE: Stop Trying To Delay Legalized Marijuana

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT

The StarPhoenix, 18 Sep 2017 - Saskatchewan cabinet minister Don Morgan is the latest provincial politician to say he wants marijuana legalization delayed for at least a year. Why? Trudeau promised his government would legalize marijuana two years ago. Ontario has already announced its plans on how it will integrate legal marijuana into its economy. (Is Morgan insinuating Ontario is somehow superior to our province?)



CN SN: Legalization Looming

Thu, 14 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT

Moose Jaw Times-Herald, 14 Sep 2017 - Province turns to citizens for consultation on how marijuana should be sold in Saskatchewan Love it or hate it, legislation that legalizes pot in Canada is coming. The provincial government launched a survey last week, seeking the public's response to questions ranging from where and how marijuana should be sold, to a minimum age for users, and priorities when it comes to enforcement and education. These are some of the top concerns for users, sellers, legislators, and law enforcement alike.



CN SN: PUB LTE: Don't Delay Legal Pot

Tue, 12 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT

Prince Albert Daily Herald, 12 Sep 2017 - Editor: Saskatchewan Cabinet Minister Don Morgan is the latest provincial politician to say he wants marijuana legalization delayed for at least a year. ............ Why? Trudeau promised his government would legalize marijuana two years ago. Ontario has already announced its plans on how it will integrate legal marijuana into its economy. (Is Morgan insinuating that Ontario is somehow superior to our province?)



CN SN: Survey Opens On Cannabis Legislation

Sat, 09 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT

Moose Jaw Times-Herald, 09 Sep 2017 - Preparing for the legalization of marijuana nationwide next July, the Government of Saskatchewan is looking to gain public input. The provincial government will be conducting an online consultation survey from Sept. 8 to Oct. 6 with the goal of gauging public opinion on parts of the federal legislation that has been left up to the provinces.