Cannabis

Man flees on bike, ditches trailer filled with $140K in dried cannabis: Strathroy-Caradoc police – London

Authorities in Strathroy-Caradoc are investigating after more than $140,000 worth of dried cannabis was found inside of a small utility trailer they say had been ditched by a fleeing suspect. Details remain limited, but police said the incident happened around midnight in the area of… Read More »Man flees on bike, ditches trailer filled with $140K in dried cannabis: Strathroy-Caradoc police – London

Police seize over 9,200 cannabis plants after busting grow-op at Tiny Township farm – Barrie

Southern Georgian Bay OPP seized thousands of cannabis plants, clones and 80 pounds of cannabis bud after busting a grow operation at a Tiny Township, Ont., farm on Tuesday. Police said they attended the Concession Road 6 East farm at about 11:15 a.m. Monday to… Read More »Police seize over 9,200 cannabis plants after busting grow-op at Tiny Township farm – Barrie

Large crowd gathers at Vancouver’s Sunset Beach on 4-20 despite COVID-19 restrictions – BC

A large crowd gathered at Vancouver’s Sunset Beach on Tuesday night for 4-20, the annual day of celebrating cannabis culture. The social media account for 420 Vancouver said there was no official event held in the city this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and… Read More »Large crowd gathers at Vancouver’s Sunset Beach on 4-20 despite COVID-19 restrictions – BC

Health advocates ask Saskatchewan medical cannabis users to talk with physicians, pharmacies

April 20 has been a day of advocacy for cannabis use long before its legalization in Canada. This year, health advocates are asking for more people to pursue proper health channels when accessing medical marijuana products. Founder and CEO of the SheCann medical cannabis community,… Read More »Health advocates ask Saskatchewan medical cannabis users to talk with physicians, pharmacies

Opposition party leaders join Manitoba man calling for end to ban on homegrown cannabis – Winnipeg

To mark 4/20, a local man is bringing attention to his court challenge against Manitoba’s prohibition on non-medical homegrown cannabis. On the steps of the legislative building, Jesse Lavoie was joined by the leaders of the three opposition parties Tuesday afternoon where he presented his… Read More »Opposition party leaders join Manitoba man calling for end to ban on homegrown cannabis – Winnipeg

‘Project Renewal’ confiscates $7M worth of cannabis plants in Belleville, Ont.

A joint-forces investigation into illegal drug sales in Eastern Ontario has turned up thousands of cannabis plants, this time in Belleville, police say. On Sunday, officers involved in “Project Renewal,” including Belleville police and OPP’s organized crime enforcement bureau, east region officers and the joint… Read More »‘Project Renewal’ confiscates $7M worth of cannabis plants in Belleville, Ont.