Legalized Marijuana

Evicted tenant challenges ‘draconian’ pot law’s constitutionality

TORONTO — A man evicted from his home and whose possessions were…

 

Rejected Red Deer County cannabis production facility to go to appeal

County’s subdivision and development appeal board hearing set for May 2

 

Federal legislation for cannabis-possession pardon not enough, critics say

OTTAWA — Long-awaited legislation that makes getting a pardon for simple possession…

 

Liberals to introduce bill to provide no-cost pardons for simple pot crimes

OTTAWA — Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale says the government will soon…

Blackfalds predicts provincial funding help will not cover all legalized marijuana costs

Province’s Municipal Cannabis Transition Program a good first step, says Blackfalds mayor

Privacy watchdog says legal cannabis buyers should use cash, not credit

OTTAWA — Canada’s privacy watchdog is warning marijuana users to pay with…

Canadians prepare to usher in legal pot with parties, protests and puffs

TORONTO — Trevor Pott doesn’t consider himself a seasoned cannabis user, or…

Feds to expedite pardons for minor pot convictions

OTTAWA — The federal government plans to move Wednesday on easing the…

Alberta to provide police funding when pot legalized, 17 stores ready to open

Province to provide police funding when pot legalized, 17 stores ready to…

Officers decry ‘offensive’ limits on pot use planned by RCMP, other forces

OTTAWA — Some police forces are implementing nonsensical and downright offensive policies…

Handling of high drivers, border crossers still being ironed out, officials say

OTTAWA — Days before recreational cannabis use becomes legal in Canada, federal…

Legal cannabis supply to meet 30 to 60 per cent of demand: C.D. Howe report

TORONTO — Canada’s supply of legal cannabis at current production levels will…

Canadian military seeks to reassure allies as legalized marijuana draws near

OTTAWA — The Canadian Armed Forces has sought to reassure allies about…

Canadian military imposes restrictions on use of recreational marijuana

OTTAWA — The Canadian military has unveiled new restrictions on when service…

Lacombe County gathering cannabis feedback

Public meetings held recently in Mirror and Bentley drew about three dozen

Sylvan Lake cannabis retailers could face higher licence costs

Town council consider whether to levy $850 administrative licence fee

Lacombe mulling smoking and cannabis regulations

First reading of a new smoking bylaw, which also covers cannabis consumption, passed on Monday

City delaying start day for accepting cannabis retail applications

City will start accepting applications on July 24 instead of originally planned start day of July 11

  • Jul 9, 2018

Central Alberta companies still in the cannabis game

Central Alberta cannabis proponents not in first batch of provincial licences but more to come

Feds will make marijuana legal in Canada on Oct. 17, Trudeau says

OTTAWA — Canadians will be able to legally purchase and consume recreational…