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How Canada's legalization is shaping cannabis laws elsewhere

Ever since Canada became the first major country to legalize marijuana for adults a year ago, other nations have been paying attention....

Manitoba premier wants more details on edibles, says packaging must protect kids

Recreational cannabis was legalized last year, but sales of edible products such as brownies are only being allowed as of December....

Quebec will appeal court ruling that allowed cannabis plants to be grown at home

The Quebec government is appealing a court decision last month that invalidated the parts of the province’s cannabis law that prohibit home cultivatio...

How many Canadians have been given a pardon under the new cannabis system?

Mistakes are sometimes made, and one wonders if that means you should have to be burdened with a simple marijuana charge for the rest of your life....

Will the DEA's new cannabis licensing system hinder the future of research?

This is a unique opportunity that is not meant to prepare for legalization, as it is intended to further cannabis research in the medical field....

Tenant evicted under 'draconian' pot law loses bid to be allowed back home

An amendment that took effect in July closed a loophole that had barred officers from evicting residential tenants....

Legalization vs decriminalization

Though there are certainly some exciting benefits to legalization, it also comes at a cost, one that not everyone is happy to pay. ...

N.L. Marijuana Party hopeful misses nomination deadline over paperwork confusion

"I found out basically everything too late," Quinlan said from his home in Holyrood, N.L....

Juul stops funding San Francisco vaping measure

The nation’s largest maker of e−cigarettes said it will end its support for Proposition C after donating nearly $19 million....