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Ontario Cannabis Update: Online Sales in October, Private Retail Stores in April

Starting October 17, adult Ontarians will be able to purchase recreational cannabis online from the government-run Ontario Cannabis Store. But private retail stores won’t open until April 1, 2019.

In the Year Before Legal Edibles, Cannabis Oil Is a Non-Smoker’s Best Friend

Cannabis-oil drops placed under the tongue bring the quickest effects, while adding cannabis oil to food or beverages invites a more prolonged experience.

Bumper Crop Bust: Ontario LP Faces Charges for Overproduction

Police are working to identify production licence holders growing excessive amounts of cannabis under Health Canada authorizations.

How To Capitalize on Canada’s Cannabis Consolidation

With the adult use market opening in October, expect to see more mergers and acquisitions.

Ontario to Revamp Cannabis Regs, Allow Private Retailers

The provincial government is expected to make an announcement as early as next week, outlining a plan to let the private sector own and operate cannabis shops.

Crossing the Border With Cannabis: Canadian Legalization Brings Challenges

Canada is softening its policy on cannabis workers, but the United States considers them all lawbreakers. And that isn't likely to change soon.

Canadian Cannabis Producer Tilray Makes History on the US Stock Exchange

Tilray, one of the largest licensed producers of cannabis in Canada, made history today, becoming the first cannabis grower to complete an initial public offering on a US stock exchange.

The Hazy Boundaries of Canada’s Cannabis Advertising Restrictions

The Cannabis Act's prohibitions on endorsements and testimonials only get triggered when representations “promote” cannabis. But what are the nuances of the law? Two Canadian cannabis lawyers weigh in.

Does Doug Ford’s Win Mean a New Cannabis Plan for Ontario?

Doug Ford has been noncommittal about his plans for the distribution and sale of cannabis, but Ontario cannabis producers seem hopeful about being able to get into the retail market.

Key Facts From the Canadian Cannabis Act’s 400 Pages of Regulations

From approval of outdoor grow-ops to the creation of a new class of “cannabis pharmaceuticals,” here are the key facts from the Cannabis Act's 400 pages of regulations.

October 17: A Kaleidoscopic Overview of Canadian Cannabis’ Date of Legality

From jaw-dropping historic events to pertinent celebrity birthdays, here's what's previously gone down on Canada's legal-cannabis birthday.

Canadian Cannabis Legalization Is Happening—But What Will It Look Like?

From privacy to convenience to swapping alcohol for cannabis, here's what Canadians are hoping for from their forthcoming cannabis marketplace.

Trudeau Sets a Date: Canada Will Legalize Cannabis on October 17

The Prime Minister expressed hope that Canada's cannabis retail systems will be ready to do business on the date of legalization.

Canadian Senate Passes the Cannabis Act, Locking In Legalization

Among the amendments struck down en route to C-45's passage: bans on home cultivation of cannabis and cannabis-branded merchandise.

Heroic Hippies & Canada’s New Cannabis Regime: An Interview With Master Grower Pete Young

The co-founder of the Canadian LP Indiva holds forth on unsung trailblazers, cannabis capitalists, and his legal obligation to be chaperoned by a "responsible person in charge" at his own damn company.

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