Justin Trudeau Marijuana

Looser Pot Laws Still On Table: MacKay

CP | Vivian Luk, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.19.2014 | Canada Politics

VANCOUVER - The federal government is still assessing whether to allow police to ticket people caught with small amounts of marijuana instead of pursu...

Anti-Pot Campaign Isn't About Trudeau: Health Minister

CP | Lee-Anne Goodman, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.18.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Health Minister Rona Ambrose denies the federal government's marijuana awareness campaign is aimed at Justin Trudeau."Telling kids to not smo...

Canada's Doctors Decline Anti-Marijuana Campaign

CBC | Posted 10.16.2014 | Canada Politics

The main groups representing Canadian doctors have declared they will not participate in Health Canada's upcoming anti-drug campaign targeting yo...

Trudeau: Anti-Pot Ads Prove Gov't Priorities 'In The Wrong Place'

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.14.2014 | Canada Politics

SASKATOON - Federal Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau lashed out Thursday at the federal government over a Postmedia report that Health Canada has approac...

Tories Full Of It When It Comes To Trudeau's Pot Plan?

CP | Steve Rennie, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.14.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - "The Liberal Party of Canada's most pressing policy announcement under Justin Trudeau's leadership was to endorse the legalization of marijua...

Tory Flyer Says Trudeau Lectured Kids On 'Benefits' Of Marijuana. Except He Didn't

The Huffington Post Canada | Michael Bolen | Posted 08.01.2014 | Canada Politics

A flyer circulated by Conservative minister Julian Fantino makes some questionable claims about what Justin Trudeau is telling children about marijuan...

Tories Taking Eyes Off The Ball With Talk Of Sex And Drugs

The Huffington Post Canada | Eric Grenier | Posted 07.18.2014 | Canada Politics

It is a trite and mostly meaningless talking point, but the Conservatives do best when they are "focusing on the economy." But that focus seems to be ...

'Misleading' Tory Flyer Says Trudeau Promotes Pot To Kids

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.23.2014 | Canada Politics

It appears Conservatives looking ahead to the 2015 election still believe Justin Trudeau's support of marijuana legalization is a political weakness t...

Princess Of Pot Set To Run For Federal Liberals

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 06.19.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Jodie Emery, a leading marijuana activist and wife of the imprisoned "Prince of Pot," is set to run federally for the Liberal Party, reports The Georg...

Tory Attack On Trudeau Features Ex-Grit MP

CP | Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.17.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The Conservatives are pulling out all the stops in a bid to steal Scarborough-Agincourt away from the Liberals, including giving the Toronto ...

Trudeau's Mom: Ford 'Courageous' For Seeking Help

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.03.2014 | Canada Politics

Margaret Trudeau is commending Toronto Mayor Rob Ford for seeking help for his substance abuse issues. The mother of Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau ...

WATCH: The Trudeau Attack Ads Tories Don't Want You To See.. Online

The Huffington Post Canada | Ryan Maloney | Posted 03.14.2014 | Canada Politics

It appears Conservatives are executing something of a covert attack on Justin Trudeau. While Tories haven't been shy about slamming Trudeau, even r...

Some Tories Push For Pot Law Changes

CBC | Alison Crawford, Trinh Theresa Do, CBC News | Posted 05.04.2014 | Canada Politics

Senator Vern White is among a growing number of Conservative caucus members who want to change the law surrounding marijuana possession to allow pol...

Risky Business

The Huffington Post Canada | Eric Grenier | Posted 02.25.2014 | Canada Politics

Liberals gathered in Montreal over the weekend to vote on policy resolutions and, according to a new poll, a few have the potential to boost support f...

Yes, Trudeau Rolling Papers Exist

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.19.2014 | Canada Politics

What began as a mere pipe dream and a silly gag cooked up by Conservative operatives now might be the perfect gift for the politically astute pothead ...

Tory MP Attacks Trudeau 'Pot Plan'

CBC | Posted 04.05.2014 | Canada Politics

New Brunswick Southwest MP John Williamson has sent a flyer to constituents asking for their reaction to Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau's so-called "p...

Trudeau Watching U.S. Pot Experiment

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.24.2014 | Canada Politics

OKOTOKS, Alta. - Federal Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau thinks there are lessons to be learned from the legalization of marijuana in some U.S. states.S...

Stop Pretending Marijuana Prohibition Protects Children

Michael Bolen | Posted 04.19.2014 | Canada Politics
Michael Bolen

The Tories can't even mention Justin Trudeau and his plan to legalize pot without resorting to a plea to 'think of the children!' They'll tell you pot can fry a developing brain, spoil an academic career or even turn your son or daughter into an addict. But prohibition isn't keeping pot away from teens. It is ruining young lives across the continent. As it so often with misguided legislation, it's the disadvantaged who suffer most.

What 'Prince Of Pot' Plans To Do After Prison Release

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Pot activist Marc Emery, who will be released from a U.S. prison this summer, has announced a cross-Canada tour aimed at unseating the Conservative go...

My Plans After U.S. Prison Release: 'Prince Of Pot'

Marc Emery | Posted 03.08.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Marc Emery

The most important project for Jodie and I begins on Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2015. That day kicks off our Election 2015 Canada-wide speaking tour, where we will speak at rallies in thirty cities in nine provinces, until Monday Oct. 18, 2015, the day before Canada's federal election. The intent will be to impress upon the Canadian cannabis culture to get out and vote - and vote against the currently-governing prohibitionist Conservative party.

MacKay Hints Tories May Loosen Pot Laws

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics

Justice Minister Peter MacKay, who has been one of the most vocal critics of Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau's support for marijuana legalization, is no...

Tories Mock Trudeau About Pot

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics

At the very same hour Toronto City Council debated a move to strip Mayor Rob Ford of his powers because of his crack use, the Conservatives continued ...

Tory MP Also Backed Legalization In Talk With Students

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 11.15.2013 | Canada Politics

Conservatives lambasting Justin Trudeau for discussing marijuana with students this week likely won't be happy that one of their own did the same thin...

Tories Accuse Trudeau Of Pushing Pot On Kids

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 11.14.2013 | Canada Politics

Conservatives are once again accusing Justin Trudeau of promoting pot to children after the Liberal leader explained his plan to legalize marijuana to...

WATCH: Trudeau Slams Harper's 'Nanny State' Stance On Pot

The Huffington Post Canada | Michael Bolen | Posted 10.10.2013 | Canada Politics

Justin Trudeau slammed Stephen Harper Wednesday for what he said is the prime minister's "nanny state" stance on marijuana. Speaking at the Univers...