June 14, 2016

June 14, 2016

Morning everyone!

In today’s news: The Liberal government won’t support an NDP motion calling for immediate decriminalization and Petition E190 looks to address the inequality that exists for medical cannabis patients in Canada. The founder of the 4/20 Games is looking to expand into Canada and Melissa Ethridge lights up on stage at the High Times Cannabis Cup in Michigan. Victoria is reported to have the highest number of pot shops per capita in the country and is the Italian mafia supporting terrorism by buying hashish from ISIS? Also, Nick Jonas recalls his experience with edibles and VICE explores whether its ethical to buy weed in this day and age. Have a great day!

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E190 looks to address inequality that exists for medical cannabis patients

Politics/Legalization
Liberals won’t support the NDP motion for immediate decriminalization

Industry/Studies
San Francisco’s 4/20 Games are looking to make expansion into Canada
Victoria has the highest per capita number of pot shops in the country

General Interest
Melissa Ethridge lit up a joint on stage at the High Times Cannabis Cup
Is the Italian mafia supporting terrorism by buying hashish from ISIS?
Singer Nick Jonas shares his experience with edibles on Jimmy Fallon
VICE explores whether it’s unethical to buy marijuana or not in this day