He says it's a "disgrace" that governments have tried to separate weed into two categories—recreational and medical—so they can extract more tax revenue.
"The legal restriction on sale and distribution of medical marijuana was found entirely in the federal legislation," wrote Justice Peter Willcock, "and it was not open to the City to afford reasonable or any access to medical cannabis."
In July 2018, Tilray became the first Canadian cannabis company to launch an initial public offering in the United States.
During the search, police arrested two 26-year-old male suspects who were later released from custody.
The pair produced firearms and demanded cash and cannabis.
Jamie’s Joint and Marigolds Cannabis Ltd. file for business licences at the same East Hastings Street building.
The company is not connected in any way to a provincially licensed private retail store in Vancouver called Evergreen Cannabis.
Topping the list is differential weed pricing—and how that led to a B.C. government crackdown on local unlicensed retailers.
Despite campaigns to target impaired driving due to alcohol, medication, or drugs, officers continue to remove drivers from roads.
They became legal on October 17, but December 16 is the first day that authorized distributors and sellers are permitted to make them available.
In the minds of many, cannabis names like Blueberry and Congolese are forever bound to certain expected flavour profiles.
During a traffic stop in southeastern B.C., an RCMP officer wound up arresting two men and seizing a large haul of cannabis.
The soon-to-depart CEO, Mark Zekulin, was one of the founders of the publicly traded weed company, which has a market capitalization of $9.74 billion.
Officers will be enforcing the federal Cannabis Act and B.C,’s Cannabis Control and Licensing Act.
It's become the 10th American state to legalize recreational sales.
Public Safety Minister and Solicitor General Mike Farnworth said that the government's goal is to help producers who are not connected to organized crime.
The "problem", Young wrote, is that U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services policy states that "an applicant who is involved in certain marijuana-related activities may lack GMC (Good Moral Character) if found to have violated federal law".
UBC researchers found that cannabis flowers with the biggest hairs produce the most CBD, THC, and fragrance-emitting terpenes.
Surrey RCMP are reminding citizens that despite legalization of cannabis, there are limits on the amount of cannabis and edibles that a person can possess.
A Vancouver lawyer questions the morality of the province's determination to crush medicinal cannabis dispensaries.
Unfortunately, consumers won’t be able to purchase these products right away.
Shares of Aphria were up more than 13 percent in the first two hours of trading this morning.
While overlapping federal, provincial, and municipal regulations have been criticized as Prohibition 2.0, there's also been a decline in the stigma around weed.
Constellation recently reported a US$484-million loss on its investment in the Ontario-based weed company.
Over 500 cannabis plants were seized.
The liquor and cannabis regulation branch has sent an explicit message against the co-use of alcohol and cannabis.
Today, I dropped by the International Cannabis Business Conference at the Western Bayshore—and I was greeted by the lovely scent of weed
The chief of the California Bureau of Cannabis Control, Lori Ajax, tells the Straight there are always going to be tough challenges.
The self-described conscious capitalist will soon be in Vancouver to speak at the International Cannabis Business Conference.
In a news release, the company said it's hoping for a big turnout to send a message.