Canada Legalizes Recreational Marijuana: What’s Next for Pot Stocks?

Marijuana buds next to piece of paper with "Yes!" written on it on top of tiny Canadian flags

Keith Speights –The Motley Fool  Weed won. On Tuesday night, the Canadian Senate voted 52-29 to pass bill C-45, also known as The Cannabis Act. This was the final legislative hurdle to jump for recreational marijuana to become legalized in Canada. The only requirement now is royal assent by a […]

Trudeau: Feds will make marijuana legal in Canada on Oct. 17

OTTAWA — Canadians will be able to legally purchase and consume recreational marijuana as of Oct. 17 — one month later than expected. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced the date Wednesday during question period in the House of Commons, which is expected to end the day by rising for a […]

The Post-Prohibition Era in Canada Begins

Editorial By Eric Vengroff, Financial Analyst, Cannabis Daily As the TSX hit a new intra-day high amidst all the talk of trade uncertainty, rising interest rates and a weak Canadian dollar, you’d think that Canadian investors might be smoking something this morning.  Indeed, they appeared to be earlier in the […]

Canadian Senate Approves Bill C-45

TORONTO, June 19 (Reuters) – Canada’s upper house of parliament on Tuesday approved a revised bill to legalize recreational marijuana, setting the stage for the country to become the first Group of Seven nation to legalize cannabis. The Senate voted 52-29 in favor of the revised bill from the elected […]

House of Commons to Reinstate Rights of Canadians to Grow Cannabis

Liberal government rejects Senate changes to marijuana bill, vows all Canadians will be able to grow cannabis BY DANIEL LEBLANC, PARLIAMENTARY REPORTER, GLOBE & MAIL OTTAWA – JUNE 13, 2018   Federal Health Minister Ginette Petitpas Taylor said the House of Commons will reinstate the right of all Canadians to grow cannabis in […]

A Hitchhiker’s Guide to Recreational Cannabis

Opinion Editorial – by Andrew Shaw The third reading of C-45 is passed and the ‘Yays’ have it – Now it’s a time of deep thought for policy makers. Listening to the third reading of C-45 in the senate – it’s clear to me our sober-second-thinkers have been sincerely trying […]

As C-45 Passage Approaches, Greg Engel, CEO of OrganiGram, Shares His Thoughts

By Eric Vengroff, Financial Analyst, Cannabis Daily While Ontario goes to the polls this Thursday, another important voting session will be taking place in the Senate, as the bill, with all of its amendments and language changes, is expected to be voted upon. Industry, consumers, regulators, and bureaucrats wait to […]

C-45 Progresses in the Canadian Senate as the Industry Ramps Up

by Eric Vengroff, Financial Analyst, Cannabis Daily As reported by numerous sources following the progress of Canada’s recreational cannabis legalization bill on May 28, the bill continues to make its way through various amendments proposed following the third reading. Although many of the amendments were of a technical nature, a […]

8 Canadian Marijuana Growers Expected to Top 100,000 Kilograms of Annual Production

Source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/ The legal weed industry is now less than a week away from a monumental vote in Canada. The country’s Senate is slated to vote on bill C-45 (officially the Cannabis Act) on June 7, with passage of the bill seen as likely. Soon thereafter, adult-use marijuana could become […]