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Health Canada Launches Public Consultation on Proposed Approach to the Regulation of Cannabis

The current approach to cannabis does not work. Earlier this year, the Government of Canada introduced Bill C-45, the proposed Cannabis Act, to legalize, strictly regulate and restrict access to cannabis. Bill C-45 aims to keep cannabis out of the hands
Canada.ca (ca)
added Nov 22, 2017 04:56
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EDITORIAL: Marijuana, Secondhand Smoke, and Social Acceptability [FREE FULL TEXT]

This evidence supports maintaining and expanding clean indoor air laws to include marijuana as part of a public health framework for marijuana regulation.16 Stressing the right of all to breathe clean air should also be at the core of educational and legi
JAMA Internal Medicine
added Nov 23, 2017 00:23
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Schwarzenegger: Let's slap a public health warning on fossil fuels

lauded the (WHO) for sealing a 164-nation tobacco control pact in 2003 that led to consumers of cigarettes and cigars being alerted to the health risks of smoking, including lung cancer. A similar accord could be put in place for products derived from fo
Reuters
added Nov 12, 2017 20:56
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[Canada] Let’s have licensed pot lounges, Victoria councillors urge B.C.

Councillors also recommend that provincial regulations ensure that clean-air bylaws protecting others, including employees, from second-hand smoke also apply to cannabis smoke. Coun. Geoff Young said it’s important to avoid the “ridiculous situation” tha
Victoria (BC) Times Colonist (ca)
added Nov 12, 2017 20:43
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AUSTEN: Pot Advertising, Leonard Cohen and Chimps: The Canada Letter

How will promotion of Canada’s latest legal vice be regulated? The federal government has two models. One is the system for cigarettes, which effectively bans most conventional advertising and marketing, requires stores to keep cigars and cigarettes out
New York Times
added Nov 10, 2017 22:18
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[Canada] Edmonton festivals weigh in on if and where people will be able to inhale marijuana on their grounds when legalization rolls out

how Edmontonians will be able to smoke marijuana at festivals is still up in the air. The province’s proposed framework, in short, treats the inhalation of cannabis in public much like tobacco products, with the added caveat that it can’t be done near sc
Edmonton (Alb) Examiner (ca)
added Nov 7, 2017 22:19
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Research Shows That Sales of CBD Products are Growing Rapidly

22nd Century Group, Inc. ...completed their first successful harvest of hemp plants and identified several promising hemp varieties that could form the foundation for commercial hemp production throughout the legacy tobacco belt region of the United State
PR Newswire
added Nov 7, 2017 22:19
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[India] Delhi, Blanketed in Toxic Haze, ‘Has Become a Gas Chamber’

the situation is adding to a growing health crisis in the region. “I don’t see pink lungs even among healthy nonsmoking young people,” he said in a telephone interview on Tuesday. “The air quality has become so bad that even if you are a nonsmoker you are
New York Times
added Nov 7, 2017 20:04
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[Canada] EDITORIAL: Cannabis conundrum - where will smoking pot actually be allowed?

Think about it not as marijuana, but as smoke — and then think about just how complicated the federal, provincial and municipal regulation of the drug will be... Municipalities are waiting for provinces to bring down rules on marijuana use and sales to d
Truro (NS) Daily News (ca)
added Nov 7, 2017 19:29
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Marijuana smokers face five times higher insurance premiums because brokers believe they will have the same risk as those who smoke cigarettes

A 20-year, $1million life insurance policy can become five times higher for someone who smokes weed compared to a nonsmoker/ There hasn't been a consensus on how to tackle the insurance as more states legalize smoking marijuana
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 8, 2017 15:44
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