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    Police Raid Cannabis Culture As Prince Of Pot Marc And Jodie Emery Sit In Jail

    Vancouver police are currently raiding the Hastings Street headquarters of Cannabis Culture cafe along with other pot shops across the country, while the owners of marijuana dispensary chain – Marc and Jodie Emery – remain in custody in Toronto. Canada's self-described Prince of Pot and his...
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    Anyone in Vancouver?

    The city of Vancouver passed an ordinance last July to restrict the sight and smell of growing or processing cannabis. I lobbied the City Council for 5 months to change it. The Mayor gave me permission to grow 1 plant this year and said if anyone has any problems to contact him. So, that's...
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    BC: Marijuana Convention Comes To Vancouver

    Vancouver — A pot expo is taking over the Vancouver Trade and Convention Centre this weekend — but it won't be like the controversial 420 rallies. Marijuana is entering the mainstream ahead of next year's federal legalization. Over 130 marijuana-related businesses and more than 10,000 people...
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    BC: Rogue Pot Shops Flout Vancouver's Medical Marijuana Bylaws And Remain Open

    Vancouver - They are ubiquitous, still. Marijuana dispensaries, ranging in style from pristine to slightly scary to plain sad, continue to offer illicit products in Vancouver, despite an expensive effort by city officials to limit their number with rules and enforcement provisions unique in...
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    BC: Rogue Pot Shops Flout Vancouver's Medical Marijuana Bylaws And Remain Open

    Vancouver - They are ubiquitous, still. Marijuana dispensaries, ranging in style from pristine to slightly scary to plain sad, continue to offer illicit products in Vancouver, despite an expensive effort by city officials to limit their number with rules and enforcement provisions unique in...
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    Vancouver Holds Firm On Pot Policy, Despite Federal Warning

    It's business as usual as far as pot goes in Vancouver. That's in spite of a warning from the Federal Minister of Justice. Earlier today, in announcing a marijuana legalization task force, Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould said for the time being, pot remains illegal. "It is important for...
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    Cannabis Day Outside Vancouver Art Gallery Disrupted For Second Consecutive Year

    Last year, the annual Cannabis Day celebration in downtown Vancouver was marred by a police crackdown, resulting in four participants being pepper-sprayed and hauled away to jail. This year, organizers say a rival group called World Cannabis has "disrupted" the event outside the Vancouver Art...
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    Council Approves Rules Surrounding Medical Marijuana

    City Council has voted to go ahead with rules to limit where medical marijuana counselling centres can set up. The city is trying to prevent the proliferation of these centres, as has happened in Toronto and Vancouver, and has come up with some land use regulations. The rules mean a...
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    Council Approves Rules Surrounding Medical Marijuana

    City Council has voted to go ahead with rules to limit where medical marijuana counselling centres can set up. The city is trying to prevent the proliferation of these centres, as has happened in Toronto and Vancouver, and has come up with some land use regulations. The rules mean a...
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    Legal Cannabis Will Mean Nothing In Vancouver Where People Act Like It Already Is

    "Doobies," the dude shouted Wednesday morning, from an empty stage. "There will be doobies. Lots of them." He paused, looked around. "Free doobies, for anyone here." The dude was getting bummed. There were few doobie takers outside the Vancouver Art Gallery, traditional home of what's become...
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    Rejected Pot Dispensaries Ask Vancouver To Show Compassion

    Vancouver's board of variance, which typically hears appeals on garages and back porches, found itself in unfamiliar territory Wednesday as it considered appeals from pot pedlars for relief from city decisions to snuff their trade in marijuana. Proponents for Cannpassion, Van City Medicinal...
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    Vancouver, Victoria Need Clear Pot-Shop Policies: Police Watchdog

    Drug squads in Vancouver and Victoria have discretion on whether to bust illegal marijuana dispensaries, but police boards in those cities should have clear policies on when and why they enforce the federal laws prohibiting such storefront pot sales, says B.C.'s municipal police watchdog...
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    Looking for free medical marijuana doctor in Vancouver - Please help

    Please post back and go from there. Also thank you for taking your time reading my message. Hope to hear from you soon.... --Autumn H.
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    Washington: Local Marijuana Industry Faces Unknown Future

    Marijuana dispensaries in Southwest Washington lost about 37 percent in sales and tax revenue in the month October, according to data from the Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board. “Opening up 100 stores [in Portland] within driving distance is tough on everyone,” said Gareth Kautz, who...