August 11 Août, 2016

August 11, 2016

Bonjour-Hi!

In today’s news/Dans les manchettes aujourd'hui: Toronto police move in to raid city dispensaries for the second time this week and officials warn Ottawa that legalization could lead to a spike in impaired driving charges. Cannabis companies join the music festival sponsorship scene and the DEA will soon allow all American universities to research medical marijuana. Nashville is considering the decriminalization of small amounts of pot and the city of Victoria is seeking public input on regulating dispensaries. Also, Malia Obama breaks the internet smoking weed at Lollapalooza, a legalization opponent loses an argument against himself and Seth Rogan’s Sausage Party is a new high in the history of adult animation. Have a great day!

Canopy Growth
Cannabis companies are joining the music festival sponsorship scene
Joel Plaskett and The Emergency set to play free show in Smiths Falls
Few strains have as rich a history as Tweed’s beloved Birds Eye strain

Legalization/Légalisation
Officials concerned legalization could lead to spike in impaired driving
Toronto move in to raid city dispensaries for the second time this week

Industry/Industrie
The DEA will soon allow American universities to research cannabis
The city of Victoria is seeking public input on regulating dispensaries
Nashville is considering the decriminalization of small amount of pot

General Interest/Divers
Seth Rogan’s Sausage Party is a new high in history of adult animation
Malia Obama broke the internet when she was spotted smoking weed
Watch as a legalization opponent loses an argument against himself