Cannabis legalization proponents in Canada are rejoicing in the wake of Monday's elections that gave the Liberal Party a clear majority and positioned its leader Justin Trudeau to become prime minister.
Canada's Liberal Party swept the country's general parliamentary election on Monday, and its leader Justin Trudeau, Canada's incoming prime minister, plans to legalize marijuana "right away."
Check out the HIGH TIMES interview with Canadian Senator Larry W. Campbell. Canada, where medical cannabis has been legal for over 10 years, has seen increasing interest for recreational cannabis and institutional research on the plant.
Vancouver's BC Compassion Club Society and 12 other area cannabis dispensaries are waiting for clarification from Canada's federal government following a threat to call in the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP)—unless they close their doors.
Medical marijuana patients in Canada are now allowed to use edible cannabis products, according to the latest ruling from the country’s Supreme Court.