1
Aug
2018

Significant Economic Opportunities For Indigenous Communities in the New Cannabis Market

First Nation communities have taken giant steps to become self-reliant — and the next step leads into Canada’s emerging cannabis market. It’s time to consider how First Nations and other governments can enable economic development within a regulated market. First Nations are ready. Many have developed institutions to implement property tax systems, ensure good governance,

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1
Aug
2018

Feds Won’t Decriminalize Any Drugs Besides Cannabis, Despite Calls From Major Cities and Public Health Experts

The federal government says it will not consider decriminalizing drugs beyond marijuana, despite calls from Canada’s major cities to consider the measure. As the opioid epidemic washes over the country, Montreal and Toronto are echoing Vancouver and urging the federal government to treat drug use as a public health issue, rather than a criminal one.

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31
Jul
2018

Cannabis – Province of British Columbia

In preparation for the federal government’s legalization of non-medical cannabis on October 17, 2018, B.C. has made a number of decisions about what our provincial regulatory framework will look like (CCLA). Visit regularly for updates on B.C.’s approach to non-medical cannabis laws and regulations, and to find further information on the status of the legalization of

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27
Jul
2018

Lowe launches 12 medical marijuana products

Jamaican scientist Dr Henry Lowe yesterday launched 12 cannabis-based nutraceutical products manufactured by his company, Medicanja Limited, and made an appeal for regional collaboration in the growth and utilisation of medicinal cannabis. “If we truly believe in regional cooperation and wish to work with each other on the matter of medicinal cannabis, then… the time has

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