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[Canada] Indigenous communities hope to cash in on cannabis, but how they'll do it is

On Sunday, Checkup opened the lines to Canadians to share their thoughts on the upcoming legislation. While some worried about secondhand smoke and the long-term effects of marijuana use, others were optimistic about how easier availability could benefi
CBC News (ca)
added Oct 15, 2018 22:51
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[Canada] Montreal says cannabis can be smoked wherever cigarettes are allowed

Montreal had originally said it would allow cannabis consumption in parks where tobacco smoking is permitted, but the new provincial government has other plans.
CBC News (ca)
added Oct 12, 2018 21:33
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[Canada] College to be 100% smoke-free at start of next week

It’s going to be 100 per cent smoke-free for all three St. Lawrence College campuses — Kingston, Brockville and Cornwall — beginning this coming Monday. “This is an important decision,” Glenn Vollebregt, president and CEO of St. Lawrence College, said a
Brockville (Ont) Recorder and Times (ca)
added Oct 12, 2018 21:30
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[Canada] Sheridan College Campuses will be smoke-free as of October 17, 2018

Sheridan has adopted a new smoke-free policy, which will see all of its campuses become 100% smoke-free as of October 17, 2018. As such, smoking any form of tobacco and/or cannabis, vaping and use of e-cigarettes and smokeless tobacco (commonly known as
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Oct 12, 2018 21:27
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[Canada] Council votes to stop smoking and growing cannabis in social housing

Canadians will be able to grow and smoke cannabis when it becomes legal next week – but not if they live in public housing in Elgin County. St. Thomas city council recently approved a new policy prohibiting tenants in 530 public housing units in the cit
St. Thomas (Ont) Times-Journal (ca)
added Oct 12, 2018 21:27
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[Canada] Smoking Bylaw defeated

Strathcona County council opted to abide by provincial regulations for smoking of substances including tobacco and cannabis, rather than implement a county-specific bylaw in addition to existing legislation.
Sherwood Park (Alb) News (ca)
added Oct 12, 2018 21:20
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[Canada] Big Tobacco Finally Wakes Up and Smells the Pot

, is reportedly in talks to buy a stake in Aphria Inc., one of a growing number of Canadian cannabis producers that’s attracted the attention of investors this year. The discussions were reported by the Globe & Mail on Wednesday, sending Aphria’s stock so
Bloomberg News
added Oct 12, 2018 18:18
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[Canada] Aphria Jumps After Globe & Mail Reports Altria Mulling Stake

Canadian cannabis grower Aphria Inc. surged after a report that it was in talks to sell a stake to Altria Group Inc. in what would be the first tie-up between big tobacco and big pot. Aphria shares jumped 15 percent to C$20.06 following the Globe and Ma
Bloomberg News
added Oct 12, 2018 18:18
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[Canada] Analysts Weigh in on Big Tobacco's Interest in Marijuana

Growe wrote that tobacco companies have been wise to avoid investing in Canadian pot producers. According to Barron’s, the analyst said that leading marijuana companies are too expensive, trading on an aggregate enterprise value of around $60 billion Can
Investopedia.com
added Oct 12, 2018 18:18
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[Canada] Altria rises on report company buying stake in marijuana producer; other pot stocks climb

Details of Altria's proposed investment are still being hashed out, multiple sources told Toronto-based Globe & Mail. The report also said that Altria hopes to start as a minority stakeholder in the Leamington, Ontario-based pot grower, but could become
CNBC
added Oct 12, 2018 18:12
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