Marijuana Decriminalization Canada

Grits Rule Out Decriminalizing Pot Before Legalizing It

CP | Joanna Smith, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.13.2016 | Canada Politics

"The law is enforced and it should be obeyed."

CEO Urges Courier Delivery For Recreational Marijuana

CP | Alexandra Posadzki, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.26.2016 | Canada Business

TORONTO — The CEO of one of Canada's licensed medical cannabis producers says a delivery-by-courier model would be a good first step as the new Lib...

Legal Weed Could Have 8 Million Buyers In Canada: Poll

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 11.09.2015 | Canada Business

As many as three in 10 adult Canadians could be consumers of legal pot Canadians want corporate-run, government-controlled marijuana biz Possibl...

Pot Ticketing Idea In Hands Of Government: Police Chiefs

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.25.2014 | Canada Politics

VICTORIA - The head of Canada's police chiefs says there have been talks over the past year with a number of members of government about letting polic...

Pot Was Criminalized In 1923, But Why?

CBC | Posted 07.03.2014 | Canada Business

Pot activists in Canada and elsewhere will be taking part today in what's being billed as a "Global Marijuana March." In this country, they will be ca...

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.

Pot Legalization In Canada Inevitable: Colorado Governor

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.29.2013 | Canada Politics

Marijuana legalization in Canada is inevitable, says the governor of a U.S. state that last fall voted to legalize pot. John Hickenlooper, the Demo...

Liberal Party: We Need Cheaper, Better Legal Weed

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 01.28.2013 | Canada Business

Legalizing marijuana in Canada would create thousands of jobs and become a significant new source of tax revenue, the Liberal Party says in a new draf...

Harper Says No To Decriminalizing Pot

CBC | Posted 11.26.2011 | Canada Politics

Prime Minister Stephen Harper says his government will never agree to the decriminalization of marijuana. Harper's comments came Friday in Vancouve...