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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Another tease? Alaska to revisit on-site weed consumption in July

Published: Jun 26, 2017, 12:03 pm • Updated: Jun 26, 2017, 12:03 pm By The Associated Press FAIRBANKS, Alaska — The Alaska Marijuana Control Board will discuss three different options for on-site marijuana consumption proposed by board members at its next meeting. Board member Loren Jones’s proposal would make it…

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Nevada regulators have cunning plan to keep July 1 recreational marijuana sales on track

Published: Jun 23, 2017, 12:03 pm • Updated: Jun 23, 2017, 12:03 pm By Scott Sonner, The Associated Press RENO, Nev. — Nevada’s marijuana regulators may have found a way around a judge’s order that threatens to block the state’s first recreational pot sales scheduled to begin next month. Gov.…

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Judge’s ruling puts Nevada’s July 1 recreational marijuana launch in limbo

Published: Jun 20, 2017, 6:20 pm • Updated: Jun 20, 2017, 6:20 pm By Scott Sonner, The Associated Press CARSON CITY, Nev. — Recreational sales of marijuana in Nevada may not begin next month after all. A judge added to the uncertainty Tuesday when he extended a temporary order preventing…

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Nevada liquor lobby battles medical marijuana distributors with July 1 sales start at risk

Published: Jun 13, 2017, 4:14 pm • Updated: Jun 13, 2017, 4:48 pm By Scott Sonner, The Associated Press Update 4:45 p.m. MT:A judge won’t throw out a lawsuit from a powerful liquor lobby that wants a piece of Nevada’s new recreational marijuana industry. A group of independent liquor wholesalers…

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Report: Canada to legalize marijuana by July 2018

Published: Mar 27, 2017, 11:04 am • Updated: Mar 27, 2017, 3:56 pm By Jen Skerritt and Aoyon Ashraf, Bloomberg News The frenzy surrounding Canada’s marijuana market intensified Monday after a report the government will unveil plans to legalize sales for recreational use in April. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s government…

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