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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] 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] Canadian smokers support novel policies to reduce tobacco use

Most Canadian smokers are in favor of novel policies to reduce tobacco use...70 per cent support lowering nicotine levels in cigarettes to make them less addictive and raising the legal age for buying cigarettes to 21+ years. More than half (59%) of smoke
News-Medical.net
added Oct 12, 2018 17:38
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[Canada] Report: No Surge in Illicit Cigarette Seizures after Menthol Ban

Contrary to the tobacco industry’s assertions, there was no surge in illicit cigarettes after a 2015 ban on menthol cigarette sales in the Canadian province of Nova Scotia. The finding is included in a brief report appearing in Tobacco Control. In May 20
American Cancer Society
added Oct 12, 2018 14:15
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[Canada, UK] 'Just say no' to drug legalisation: WHO chief

similar to alcohol and tobacco, drugs like marijuana needed to be controlled because of the risk they posed outside medical settings.... He pointed to the strides nations around the world have made in curbing tobacco smoking, which the WHO considers to be
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Oct 12, 2018 00:37
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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] 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] 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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[Canada] Marlboro maker Altria in talks with Canadian pot grower Aphria

is in talks to acquire an equity stake in Canadian cannabis grower Aphria Inc., multiple sources say. Details of Altria’s proposed investment in Aphria are still being finalized, said the sources, who were granted anonymity because they were not authoriz
Globe and Mail (ca)
added Oct 12, 2018 16:31
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