Liberals Marijuana

Liberal Pot Plan Has Some Provinces Worried

CP | Kristy Kirkup, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.28.2017 | Canada Politics

Legislation is expected in April.

Marijuana The Only Illicit Drug Gov't Will Legalize: Trudeau

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.03.2017 | Canada Politics

The PM said legalizing marijuana will take money away from gangs.

Legal Age For Pot Sales Should Be Set At 18: Task Force

CP | Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.13.2016 | Canada Politics

"Regulation of cannabis will touch every aspect of our society."

Liberals Grapple With How To Detect Drug-Impaired Driving

CBC | Hannah Thibedeau, CBC News | Posted 05.24.2016 | Canada Politics

The man tasked with coming up with Canada's marijuana law has a proposal for dealing with one of the biggest issues facing legalization: prevention of...

Chretien Wants Pot Possession Decriminalized

CP | Michael MacDonald, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.09.2016 | Canada Politics

The former PM believes the change is long overdue.

Marijuana Edibles Pose Health Risks To Children: Federal Paper

CP | Jim Bronskill, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.01.2016 | Canada Politics

The government says legalizing marijuana will keep pot out of the hands of children and deny criminals the profits of shady, back-alley dealing.

Legal Pot Won't Necessarily Thwart Organized Crime, Feds Warned

CP | Jim Bronskill, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.25.2017 | Canada Politics

A black market for weed won't just go up in smoke.

7 Key Things Trudeau's Pot Legalization Must Include

Dana Larsen | Posted 10.29.2016 | Canada British Columbia
Dana Larsen

If home cultivation is not allowed, then cannabis is not truly legalized in Canada. Canadians must have at least as much right to grow their own cannabis as they do to brew their own beer and wine.

Quebec's Political Class Concerned By Liberals' Pot Promise

CP | Jocelyne Richer, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.21.2016 | Canada Politics

Some cabinet ministers didn't hide their discomfort when asked today about the prospect of legalized pot in the near future.

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.

B.C. Leaders Who Support Pot Study

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.03.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Three of British Columbia's political parties say they'd support a study into regulating and taxing marijuana.The parties were asked by a ...

Don't Fear The Reefer: Praise For Liberal Vote To Legalize Pot

CP | Steve Rennie, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.17.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Don't fear the reefer. That's the message to the Conservative government from a group that fights to legalize pot.The Beyond Prohibition Foun...

Althia Raj

Liberals Vote To Legalize Marijuana | Althia Raj | Posted 03.16.2012 | Canada Politics

The Liberal Party of Canada has voted to legalize pot. Seventy-seven per cent of delegates at the Liberals' biennial convention told their party's...