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Weed

Canadian Government Tables Bill to Expedite Weed Possession Pardons

The government plans to waive the fee and waiting period required to receive a pardon.
Manisha Krishnan
3.1.19
Weed

Canada’s New Weed Minister Is a Cop

Bill Blair, former Toronto police chief, is now officially in charge of cannabis legalization.
Manisha Krishnan
12.5.18
Weed

Don’t Look Like Cheech and Chong at the Border, Government Advises Canadians

What does that even mean?
Manisha Krishnan
9.18.18
Weed

Liberal Pot Czar Bill Blair Implies Weed Possession Convictions Are Bullshit

But Justin Trudeau’s government has yet to take any steps to expunge criminals records.
Manisha Krishnan
5.3.18
politics

Five Things We Learned Interviewing Justin Trudeau About Weed

The prime minister really wants you to think of the children.
Drew Brown
4.25.17
weedweek2017

We Asked Teens If It’s Really Easier to Get Weed Than Booze

And if they really get their weed from a “gangster in a stairwell.”
Celeste Yim
4.19.17
politics

The Liberals Are Sending Former Police Chief Bill Blair on a National Weed Tour

Here’s your chance to tell the government what legalization should look like.
Jake Kivanc
2.17.17
News

Justin Trudeau Refuses to Stop Giving Canadians Criminal Records Over Weed

The Liberals shut down a motion from the NDP seeking to decriminalize pot possession.
Manisha Krishnan
6.13.16
News

Canada's Pot Czar Bill Blair Calls Out Weed Dispensaries For Being ‘Reckless’

But activists say the federal government is pandering to big business.
Manisha Krishnan
5.25.16
News

Here Are The Biggest Influencers in Canadian Weed Right Now

Cannabis activists and entrepreneurs are pushing to shape the legalization scheme.
Manisha Krishnan
4.19.16
Stuff

Former Cop Now Working for Legal Grow-op Tells Bill Blair To Get Rid of ‘Goons’ in the Industry

And you thought legal weed meant the end of cops telling you what to do.
Manisha Krishnan
1.13.16
News

​Justin Trudeau to Put Former Top Cop in Charge of Marijuana Legalization

Former Toronto Police Chief Bill Blair didn't have the rosiest reputation, but was in favour of decriminalization when he was a cop. Is he really the right man for the job?
Manisha Krishnan
1.8.16
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