Hamilton’s Olivia Brown says one of her clients was selected in the Ontario cannabis retail lottery. The 25 winners in the province’s pot lottery have been announced, including four applicants in Hamilton according to a local cannabis consultant. Now it’s up to city council to decide Monday whether to approve legal cannabis stores in the city. Ontario’s Alcohol and Gaming Commission released...
When the Trudeau government set out to deliver on its core campaign commitment to legalize cannabis, success was defined for many by legislation that did not impede on each province’s autonomy over responsible implementation. The timeline was ambitious, and history was ultimately made on Oct. 17, 2018 with the passage of The Cannabis Act. Throughout the process, I’d hoped to see...
Over the weekend, the dead of winter kept many of us indoors, and the government shutdown dragged on. You can’t blame anyone for tuning it all out and practicing some hygge. Now, what’s next? The thai and haze cross Chocolope is surging in popularity just in time for Tory Y Moi’s new album, and so much more good stuff. Here’s...
The Texas Legislature is about to kick off its first session since three licensed marijuana dispensaries opened in the state, providing cannabis products for hundreds of patients. Now advocates are hopeful that lawmakers are ready to dramatically expand that program to thousands more Texans who stand to benefit. Joshua Raines worried about going to his son’s choir concert in December...
One of the first children to be prescribed medical cannabis in the UK still can’t get her desperately-needed medication on the NHS. Jorja Emerson needs the drug to treat her severe epilepsy, which can cause life-threatening seizures, her father says. But, despite being prescribed a medication called Tilray by a private doctor in London in November, the Northern Irish family still...
3:16 p.m. EST. That was apparently the exact time on Friday the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario selected 25 lucky applicants across the province through an Expression of Interest selection lottery, as well as a further set of waiting lists for the East, West, GTA, Toronto, and North regions of the province that applicants could apply for. Applicants wouldn’t...
The French term terroir typically refers to the region, and the soil, in which particular wine grapes are grown. The earthy term lives at the heart of wine nerdom and the wine industry, as well as the quality of wine itself. These days, however, you’ll hear more and more about cannabis terroir. The Godfather director Francis Ford Coppola stands perfectly...