Posts Tagged: Marijuana

Marijuana legalization may go more smoothly than you think: Washington governor

Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee has a message of reassurance for Canadians who may fear that legalization of recreational marijuana next week will … Google Alert – tofino

Marijuana roll out will be challenging, new territory for everyone: Horgan

B.C. Premier John Horgan says the government will do its best to protect children and public safety while making sure demand is met when marijuana … Google Alert – tofino

Police chief defends controversial marijuana seizure

Vancouver's police chief says while the department is well-aware of how opioids are taking a toll on the city's streets, officers will always step in when … Google Alert –...

Police seize marijuana from an overdose prevention site: Advocate

An online video showing Vancouver police seizing marijuana from an overdose prevention site is raising eyebrows of advocates and medical experts … Google Alert – tofino

Will legalized marijuana impact the Canadian military?

The Canadian Armed Forces is seeking to reassure allies about the military's new policy on recreational marijuana, which a senior commander says … Google Alert – tofino

Canadian military issues guidelines for marijuana

The Canadian Forces is placing limits on when military personnel can use recreational marijuana once it becomes legal, with the restrictions based … Google Alert – tofino

BC towns to premier: Show us the marijuana money

Local governments facing new marijuana regulation and enforcement cost are seeking up to half of the provincial revenues from recreational sales … Google Alert – tofino

BC legislates recreational marijuana sales

The B.C. government began overhauling its laws to make way for legalized recreational marijuana Thursday, setting new rules for retail stores and establishing a new penalty for drug-impaired driving....

Senate backs bill to legalize recreational marijuana

The Senate has given approval in principle to the Trudeau government's bill to legalize recreational marijuana. Bill C-45 passed at second reading this evening by a vote of 44-29....

Tofino and Ucluelet struggling with marijuana legislation

Neither Tofino nor Ucluelet is entirely sure how to handle the federal government's legalization of marijuana this summer. Tofino's municipal council is considering a restriction on the retail sale...