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How privatized cannabis sales threaten your privacy

How privatized cannabis sales threaten your privacy

An overlooked aspect of recreational cannabis legalization in Canada is the privacy implications of the distribution systems, especially in the online environment. The privacy and security risks are substantial, and protecting the online rights of consumers needs more attention. Highly sensitive personal information will be exposed to the risks of …

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Collingwood prepares for cannabis legalization

Collingwood prepares for cannabis legalization

With just over seven weeks until cannabis is legal, all levels of government are preparing for what comes next. The province recently announced a revamped pot plan, which will see cannabis sold online initially and then in retailers in 2019. “The private retail store model will be developed in consultation …

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Five Quincyans face cannabis trafficking charges

Five Quincyans face cannabis trafficking charges

Posted: Aug. 27, 2018 11:35 am QUINCY — Five Quincy residents were arrested on charges of cannabis trafficking and unlawful possession with intent to deliver after two Sunday night traffic stops by the Quincy Police Department Street Crimes Unit. Master Sgt. Patrick Frazier of the West Central Illinois Task Force …

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Washington state

Washington state

0 Washington state’s first adult-use cannabis union contract signed Have a Heart and the UFCW 21 on Friday signed Washington state’s first collective bargaining agreement between the union and an adult-use cannabis retailer. “This relationship is quite unusual, in a very positive sense,” said Todd Crosby, UFCW 21 President. “It’s …

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