"There are lessons to be learned."
Canada is currently one of more than 185 parties to three United Nations drug-control conventions
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Tories are concerned about a provision dealing with kids between the ages of 12 and 17.
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Don't be scared to have this conversation.
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If Trudeau says something shouldn't be criminal in a year, then people shouldn't be getting criminal records for it now - especially when most of those people are folks who don't enjoy his family's privileges of being white and wealthy. A criminal record traps people in the country and traps them in poverty. Almost every job does background checks, even volunteer organizations. It deeply impacts lives and when that record is due to nonviolent pot possession, it amounts to cruel and usual punishment.
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Health Canada did not say how much the proposed system would cost.
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Is Canada "about to become the stoner living in America's attic?''
With so much left to provinces, the industry is uncertain about its future.
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The prospect of plain packaging has pot producers warning the federal government that they won't be able to compete with the black market without some form of branding.
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Reasonable taxation, responsible branding and in-store marketing are the most powerful tools the federal government has to eliminate the black market. Professional companies must be allowed to explain to consumers why their products are superior to those offered by their illegal competitors.
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Contenders faced off in their second debate.
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Canada will need to amend its involvement in 3 international conventions.
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One day after the dispensaries opened, they're being raided.
Trudeau’s comments come as his government is set to introduce legislation regulating the sale of marijuana this spring.