Toronto company offers cash to

AHLOT

TORONTO — A cannabis firm is looking to hire five pot aficionados from across the country to sample the company’s wares and get paid to do it. Toronto-based company AHLOT is offering $50 an hour to five “cannabis connoisseurs” to sample various strains of marijuana. With legalization scheduled for Oct. …

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How to talk to your kids about cannabis

How to talk to your kids about cannabis

“I’ve been thinking about it for quite a while, about how to start broaching the topic,” says Ainslie, a Sudbury mother of two who did not want her full name used. “I don’t know what to say,” she says, adding that her eldest child, now 12, is keenly aware decriminalization …

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Members-only ‘cannabis lounge’ opens in Ipswich

Members-only 'cannabis lounge' opens in Ipswich

Image caption cannabis A members-only “cannabis lounge” has opened in Ipswich because of “growing demand” for the plant’s medicinal qualities. The venue, on Eagle Street, provides legal cannabis-based products and invites users “to discuss their needs in a safe environment”. Co-owner Darryl Noe – who also runs a cannabis club …

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Top South African court OKs private use of cannabis

Thousands marched in 2016, calling for the South African government to legalize marijuana.

In a unanimous ruling hailed by activists campaigning for the legalization of marijuana, judges declared unconstitutional three sections of the Constitution that prohibited cannabis consumption, possession and cultivation. The ruling says Parliament should change the law within 24 months. Selling and smoking cannabis, popularly known as “dagga” in South Africa, …

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