September 2 Septembre, 2016

September 02, 2016


In today’s news/Dans les manchettes aujourd'hui: Conservative leadership candidate Kellie Leitch looks at the prospect of screening immigrants to get their take on legalization and a London doctor says medical cannabis patients risk having their scripts taken if they buy from a dispensary. Police warn that an unlicensed Fredericton dispensary owner could soon face charges and the Vancouver Sun asks if civic authorities should manage grow-ops by way of zoning restrictions? Free town residents in Copenhagen are tearing down weed booths, the confusion over Jamaica’s ganja laws continues and Denver’s pot shop petition will now qualify for the November ballot, days after the motion was rejected. Also, Kurupt hunts for moonrocks in a new video with Brotha Lynch Hung, Whoopi Goldberg explains why she only smokes for medical reasons these days, and Lily Tomlin breaks down how she ran a dispensary out of her dressing room backstage at The Jimmy Kimmel show. Have a great weekend!

Canopy Growth
Canadian Hemp Guitars proves that making music can be a sustainable practice

Kellie Leitch looking to screen immigrants for their opinion on legalization
Police warns that an unlicensed Fredericton dispensary could soon face charges

Civic authorities managing homegrow operations through zoning restrictions?
Arcview Group hosting a Dragon Den-like pitch procession for ganjapreneurs
The confusion over current ganja laws in Jamaica continues a year after reform
Med pot patients risk having their scripts renewed if they buy from dispensaries
Denver’s pot lounge petition will qualify for ballot after being earlier rejected
Weediquette looks at struggles of poor parents trying to treat children with mmj

General Interest/Divers
Kurupt and Brotha Lynch Hung hunt dispensaries for moonrocks in new video
Visit the cannabis farmer’s market proving weed may rightly be the new wine
Residents of free town in Copenhagen are tearing down booths selling cannabis
Lily Tomlin ran a dispensary in her dressing room at the Jimmy Kimmel show
HERB investigates whether consuming cannabis helps people see better at night
Whoopi Goldberg says she smokes weed strictly for medical purposes nowadays