Preliminary research by the Canadian Paediatric Society found “a significant number of young children” required medical care after ingesting cannabis in the months surrounding legalization last October. The Canadian Paediatric Surveillance Program (CPSP) says it collected 16 reported cases of serious adverse events involving recreational cannabis between September and December […]

Consumption of hookah or shisha in bars and lounges could be banned across Edmonton earlier than expected. The community services committee recommended the ban happen six months earlier than originally proposed — July 2020 instead of January 2021. Since a committee voted on the issue Wednesday, it’s now one (full […]

Illinois’ new governor delivered on a top campaign promise Tuesday by signing legislation that makes the state the 11th to legalize small amounts of marijuana for recreational use and the second to approve it through the Legislature rather than the ballot box. Story continues below Legalization in Illinois also means […]