Medical marijuana boosts natural pest control business

When Sarah Stuive first got into the natural pest control business — which uses predatory insects, or "good bugs," to weed out pests — she never expected to be working with cannabis plants. But thanks to Health Canada regulations that limit the use of...

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Mayor John Tory supports decriminalizing marijuana

Toronto Mayor John Tory (open John Tory's policard) on Monday reiterated his support for cannabis decriminalization as a “positive step forward for Canada” though there are no immediate plans to follow Vancouver’s lead to regulate how pot is sold....

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Medical marijuana ‘free-for-all’ must end, B.C. doctor says

The head of B.C.’s medical association says the federal government is failing Canada’s doctors by not providing meaningful guidelines on how to talk to their patients about medical marijuana prescriptions in the absence of reliable clinical studies. Bill Cavers says doctors across Canada are...

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B.C. medical marijuana case wraps up in Federal Court

Medical marijuana users’ fight to continue growing their own plants is now in the hands of a Federal Court judge after lawyers delivered their final arguments in Vancouver late last week. New rules that force patients to purchase medical marijuana from licensed commercial growers...

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