All posts by Gillian Smith

The clocks have turned back and the days are officially getting shorter, darker and colder. Across Canada, folks are gearing up for a rainy or snowy winter. Whatever coast you are on, things are about to get soggy and we all need to prepare! There’s no shortage of blog posts and listicles informing us of […]

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Cannabis In The News: What Happened This Week?

Another week over. Time to recap on what we learned and what entertained us over the past few days! Canada:   B.C. Dispensary Raids Community Safety Units (CSU) continued with raids at BC dispensaries this week. On November 5th, the province of B.C. took “enforcement action” at two dispensaries in Squamish — 99 North and […]

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Cannabis In The News: What Happened This Week?

Another week over. Time to recap on what we learned and what entertained us over the past few days! Canada: Woops Well, it happened. We said it wouldn’t but now we have egg on our face. Someone in Nova Scotia allegedly found cannabis edibles in their child’s trick or treat sack. It appears to be […]

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Cannabis In The News: What happened this week?

Another week over. Time to recap on what we learned and what entertained us over the past few days! Canada:   Fear explained   If you’re a big scaredy cat and anxiously waiting for Hallowe’en season to pass, you may want to start blaming a genetic mutation in your endocannabinoid system for your fear and […]

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Skunk Magazine: Why have all the WEEDS disappeared?

If you lived in Vancouver or Ottawa anytime since 2013, chances are you remember a time when WEEDS was ubiquitous in town. Depending on the location and day of the week, a WEEDS store served anywhere between 400 and 2500 clients per day – a sizable portion of the cannabis-consuming public. Humility aside for a […]

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Cannabis In The News: What happened this week?

Another week over. Time to recap on what we learned and what entertained us over the past few days!   Canada: Happy Canna-versary! Canadian cannabis news this week was dominated by stories marking the first year of recreational cannabis legalisation in Canada. Many news outlets focussed on how legalisation hasn’t exactly been smooth sailing for […]

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Cannabis In The News: What happened this week?

Another week over. Time to recap on what we learned and what entertained us over the past few days! Canada: Hallowe’en Hysteria! For some reason, The Toronto Sun decided to warn parents to watch out for cannabis edibles in their kids’ trick or treat loot. The outlet advised that accidents can easily happen as infused […]

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