Canada Becomes First G7 Country to Legalize Recreational Marijuana

Canada Becomes FIrst G7 Country to Legalize Recreational Marijuana Canada is well on its way to becoming the first G7 nation in the world to end marijuana prohibition. The House of Commons and Senate just approved the Cannabis Act, fulfilling Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s 2015 campaign promise. Legal adult-use sales…

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Launch of cannabis beverages in Canada could be “big business” for alcohol Goliath

Published: Feb 22, 2018, 12:15 pm • Updated: Feb 26, 2018, 12:09 am By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff Cannabis is a “big business,” and Constellation Brands has big aspirations in the space, the alcohol beverage company’s president said this week. Officials for Constellation Brands (NYSE: STZ) have their sights…

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Canada May Legalize Recreational Cannabis Before July 1 Now.

Legalization Will Be Sooner Than We Think, Says JT Canadians may have the best Christmas gift of all time: news that legalization will be happening before the expected July 1st deadline, says the Prime Minister. According to Trudeau, cannabis will be legal nationwide by “next summer”. He discussed legalization during…

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Will Canada be able to fully legalize and regulate marijuana by July?

Published: Oct 5, 2017, 1:40 pm • Updated: Oct 5, 2017, 1:41 pm By Alan Freeman, The Washington Post OTTAWA – Canada is set to become the first industrialized nation to legalize and regulate marijuana from production to consumption by next July, but increasingly, Canadians are wondering: What’s the hurry?…

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