Monthly Archives: April 2019

Halifax police continue crackdown on illegal cannabis dispensaries

Police charge 10 people in two busts last week in Fairview and Dartmouth Halifax police are continuing to shut down illegal cannabis dispensaries, with the most recent busts in Fairview and Dartmouth’s Main Street. In a news release Monday, police said officers searched Doug’s Place on Alma Crescent last Thursday, seizing 1.3 kilograms of cannabis, about 300 cannabis […]

Legal Cannabis packaging concerns

It’s been just over six months since pot was legalized nationwide. There have been many kinks to work out from the get-go, including website issues and delivery delays but there’s also another concern, the packaging it comes in. Legal marijuana can come in black plastic containers that sometimes weigh more than ten times the product […]

OPINION: Ontario needs to support province’s budding legal cannabis industry

BY: MICHELLE EATON Canada is the first G7 country to legalize recreational cannabis, and Ontario can reap the rewards as long as we play our cards right. The potential is clear: we just need to take the right steps to get the most out of it. With the first private retail stores opening in Ontario less than […]