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  1. Ron Strider

    Canada: Marc And Jodie Emery Plead Guilty To Marijuana-Related Charges

    Prominent pot activists Jodie and Marc Emery have pleaded guilty to a number of drug-related charges in a Toronto court. Marc Emery pleaded guilty to possession of marijuana for purpose of trafficking, trafficking marijuana and possession of proceeds of crime more than $5,000. Jodie Emery...
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    Marijuana Activists Marc And Jodie Emery Granted Bail After Toronto Arrest

    Prominent marijuana activists Marc and Jodie Emery have been granted bail after being arrested in Toronto. The self-styled "Prince" and "Princess of Pot" were arrested at Toronto's Pearson International Airport on Wednesday evening and charged with several drug-related offences on Thursday...
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    QC: Cannabis Culture Plans To Reopen In Montreal With A Medical Twist

    Marc and Jodie Emery, the pot power couple and business partners behind Cannabis Culture, have big plans to bring their business back to life in Montreal. Instead of storefront pot dispensaries, their franchisees will likely shift their business mandate from recreational to medicinal...
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    'Prince Of Pot' Marc Emery Arrested During Marijuana Dispensary Raids In Montreal

    Montreal police arrested Canada's self-proclaimed "Prince of Pot" Friday night and seized 18 kilograms of cannabis a day after the splashy opening of six illegal marijuana dispensaries across the city. Dozens of officers raided the stores at supper hour, arresting 10 people and confiscating...
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    QC: Police Raid Cannabis Shops In Montreal

    On the day after six recreational marijuana storefronts opened in Montreal, police raided several locations. Montreal police confirmed that at least three locations were raided after 5 p.m. Friday. Cannabis Culture owner Marc Emery, the self-proclaimed Prince of Pot, was arrested at...
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    BC: City, Police Keep Watch On Port Coquitlam Pot Shop

    A pot shop franchise with ties to Canada's most famous marijuana activist is open on the edge of downtown Port Coquitlam. And the spokesperson for Cannabis Culture said the company plans to push further into the suburbs given its success in PoCo. Yesterday (Thursday), Jodie Emery - wife of...
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    ON: Marijuana Activist Faces Eviction From Church Street Pot Shop

    Marijuana activist Marc Emery — better known as the 'Prince of Pot' — caused a stir on social media Friday when he claimed during a live stream on Facebook that he thought he was being arrested. Emery began a live stream as several Toronto police officers gathered outside his shop, Cannabis...
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    Marijuana Dispensary Reopens Day After Police Shut It Down In Project Claudia Raids

    Marijuana activist Marc Emery says he and other pot dispensary operators in Toronto will continue to defy authorities despite a crackdown by police in the ongoing Project Claudia raids. "I'm willing to go to jail and I will be selling marijuana today and all next week. We hope to stay open as...
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    Cops Raid More Pot Shops

    The hits keep coming for Toronto's pot shops. Cops raided four marijuana dispensaries on Thursday - the blitz comes almost one month after Toronto Police raided dozens of shops across the city. And Chief Mark Saunders delivered a blunt warning to any Hogtown bud businesses still operating...
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    Jodie Emery Asks Why Marijuana Isn't Legal In Canada Already

    Visitors to downtown Vancouver would be forgiven for assuming marijuana is legal in the city. In the building where Jodie Emery works, the smell of marijuana permeates every room. Colourful, pro-weed posters are plastered all over the walls in the stairwell, and people casually walk in and...