As U.S. and Canadian government policies toward marijuana grow more divergent amid Canada's push for legalization, their stock exchanges have seen a flurry of cross-listing activity from companies eager to snap up investment capital and carve out dominant positions in a growing global market.
The Society of Obstetricians and Gynecologists is warning pregnant and breastfeeding women about the dangers of cannabis. The society points to studies suggesting links to pre-term labour, low birth weight, lower IQ scores and impulsivity and hyperactivity in childhood.
For close to 40 years, April 20 has been the day to celebrate all things marijuana and to call for loosening of what many say are outdated laws that ban the substance. Here’s a look at how “Weed Day” began and where it’s headed now.
Thousands are expected to attend the 4-20 marijuana smoke-in at Vancouver's Sunset Beach Friday, and while the legalization goal of the annual Weed Day will soon be met, an event organizer says there is much more to protest.