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[Canada] COURT RULES AGAINST SIX NATIONS ENTREPRENEUR WHO SAYS ONTARIO FAMILY LAW SHOULDN’T APPLY

Ken Hill, co-owner of Grand River Enterprises, says Haudenosaunee laws and governance should trump Ontario superior court when it comes to resolving Indigenous family disputes. A judge rejected that this month. (Grand River Enterprises) Samantha Craggs S
thefirstnationscanada.com (ca)
added Dec 22, 2017 21:24
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[Canada, Europe, UK, USA] Stop-smoking drug hailed as 'the most effective medication' for ditching cigarettes, increases the risk of a heart attack by up to 34% AND is linked to self-harm, study finds

Varenicline, which is prescribed under the brand name Chantix in the US and Champix in Europe, significantly raises users' chances of being hospitalized or visiting an emergency room for a cardiovascular-related event even if it is taken for the recommen
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Dec 21, 2017 16:14
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[Canada] Lifestyle Delivery Systems Inc. Signs an Additional Manufacturing and Volatile Extraction Licensee

The Company's technology produces infused strips (similar to breath strips) that are not only a safer, healthier option to smoking, but also a new way to accurately meter the dosage and assure the purity of the product. In addition, with the entering int
PR Newswire
added Dec 21, 2017 06:20
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[Canada] What we heard through the online public consultation

This report provides an overview of what we heard... In 2016 and 2017, a three-step consultation approach took place to hear from Canadians on proposed measures that would help reach Canada's target for tobacco use reduction. The consultation combined ta
Canada.ca (ca)
added Dec 20, 2017 19:44
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[Canada] SENATOR BETTY UNGER: Marijuana legislation will not achieve its objectives and should be defeated

The negative health impacts of legalization don’t stop there. You have the problems of second-hand smoke, exposure to children, impaired driving, and the fact that smoking marijuana is far more harmful to your health than smoking cigarettes. All of these
Hill Times (ca)
added Dec 20, 2017 18:54
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[Canada] 110K illegal cigarettes, vehicle seized following traffic stop in Nova Scotia

A joint operation by Halifax District RCMP and Service Nova Scotia has resulted in the seizure of nearly 110,000 contraband cigarettes and charges against a 28-year-old man from Ottawa. The seizure was the result of a traffic stop in Bedford, N.S., on D
Global News (ca)
added Dec 22, 2017 21:15
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[Canada] North American Cannabis Holdings and Puration Announce Canadian Plan to Become McDonald's of Dispensaries and Sun Maid Raison of Growers

The alcohol and tobacco industry have spent decades and billions overcoming the stigma of prohibition and class action law suits to achieve the downright sex appeal they enjoy today. The investment capital necessary to transition from judged and goofy to
PR Newswire
added Dec 21, 2017 06:19
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[Canada] Corner Brook native Bob O’Reilly launches Qwidder app to help people stop smoking

Bill’s death not only inspired Bob O’Reilly to quit smoking for good, but ignited a passion inside him to help others give up cigarettes. O’Reilly, who now lives in Halifax, has made good on that promise to his brother. He is president and co-founder of
Western Star (ca)
added Dec 20, 2017 03:05
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[Canada] The availability of smoking-permitted accommodations from Airbnb in 12 Canadian cities [FREE FULL TEXT]

Across Canada, there is a wide range of smoking-permitted accommodations available through Airbnb. In some markets, smoking-permitted accommodation may be significantly less expensive than smoke-free options. As hotel chains increasingly go smoke-free, it
Tobacco Control
added Dec 19, 2017 14:58
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[Canada] Why would rules regarding smoking pot in public be any different than cigarettes?

Short answer- they shouldn’t be. Premier John Horgan said this week that marijuana smokers may have to abide by the same public smoking rules as tobacco users when cannabis becomes legal next year. He seems to leave some doubt, though, that the same rules
CFJC Today (ca)
added Dec 15, 2017 22:34
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