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How Victoria plans to vet dozens of marijuana shops

The process of weeding out dozens of pot shops in Victoria could begin this week as the first two zoning applications for cannabis dispensaries come before city councillors for consideration. . . .

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http://www.timescolonist.com/news/local/how-victoria-plans-to-vet-dozens-of-marijuana-shops-1.9926738

Legal Recreational Pot Is Nearer Than You Think

Everybody wants to know when the federal government will finally make this election promise a reality. Will it be next year? Or could it still be a couple of years away? I want to know as much as anyone else. And fortunately, I don't have to resort to aski

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http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/marc-davis-/legal-recreational-pot_b_14576452.html

Toronto startup delivers Costco groceries to your door

It's hard to justify a Costco membership when your job's a joke, you're broke and your love life's DOA (a.k.a. when you're living alone in downtown...

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http://www.blogto.com/eat_drink/2016/06/toronto_startup_delivers_costco_groceries_to_your_door/

Canadians looking at ways to buy pot without smoking it: Don Pittis

With new Canadian rules on cannabis legalization just around the corner, money is pouring into an increasingly complex marijuana sector. Is it a sound investment or market euphoria?

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http://www.cbc.ca/news/business/cannabis-investment-canada-1.3944981

Tech leaders question the need for more funding for business incubators

In its next budget, the Canadian federal government is expected to increase funding for startup incubators and accelerators – organizations that provide resources and advice to help young companies grow.

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http://www.theglobeandmail.com/report-on-business/small-business/startups/tech-leaders-question-the-need-for-more-funding-for-business-incubators/article33631229/

Cowen & Co. Races to Be $6 Billion Pot Industry’s Financial Guru

Cowen & Co., the nearly century-old firm founded as a bond brokerage, is racing to become Wall Street’s leading provider of cannabis research, staking a claim to an industry generally forsaken by financial institutions.

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https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-01-12/cowen-co-races-to-be-6-billion-pot-industry-s-financial-guru

Marijuana sales rose 30% in 2016 and are expected to triple in four years

Cannabis sales in North America are projected to grow at a compound annual rate of 25%, from $6.7 billion in 2016 to $20.2 billion by 2021, according to Arcview Market Research.

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http://www.marketwatch.com/story/marijuana-sales-rose-30-in-2016-and-are-expected-to-triple-in-four-years-2017-01-05

First Nations Should Explore Cashing In On Legal Cannabis

The emerging legalization of marijuana is an opportunity for continued and new business success in First Nation communities. As parts of the U.S. have started legalizing the sale of marijuana (and Canada is on its way), cannabis capitalists are flocking to

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http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/liam-massaubi-/first-nations-legal-marijuana_b_13955374.html

Toronto's Queens of Cannabis bring weed's healing power to the disenfranchised

Co-owner Tania Cyalume remembers her mom’s concerns when they first started up: “You are going to get arrested! What are you guys thinking?”

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https://nowtoronto.com/news/tania-cyalume-and-brandy-zurborg-queens-of-cannabis-of-2016/

Vancouver Island cannabis growers high on legal pot prospects

Licensed medical marijuana producers on Vancouver Island are already angling for expansion into a legalized recreational market as proposed new rules take shape.

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http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/marijuana-legalization-medical-growers-1.3901453

A Startup Gift Guide: Made in Ontario - MaRS

Co-written by: Chris Kim, Dan Liu, Deanna Schmidt, Emily Nicoll, Hedieh Javaheri, Jason Moody, Joe Lee, Nirusan Rajakulendran and Sally Armstrong Need some last-minute one-of-a-kind gift ideas for your loved ones? The Ontario startup community offers innov

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https://www.marsdd.com/news-and-insights/startup-gift-guide-made-ontario/

Explainer: Legalized marijuana is coming, but what does it mean to you?

In a year or so, providing the federal government passes its planned cannabis legislation, Canadians over the age of 18 will be able to walk into a store and buy up to 30 grams of marijuana

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http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/explainer-legalized-marijuana-is-coming-but-what-does-it-mean-toyou/article33320979/

Canada should regulate recreational pot production: panel

The Canadian government should regulate the production of cannabis when it is legalized for recreational use while the provinces should be allowed to determine how it is sold, an official panel recommended on Tuesday.

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http://www.reuters.com/article/us-canada-marijuana-idUSKBN1421UG

Legalize pot sales to those 18 and up: task force

A federal task force on legalized recreational marijuana is recommending storefront and mail-order sales to Canadians 18 years and older, with personal growing limits of four plants per person.

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http://www.ctvnews.ca/politics/legalize-pot-sales-to-those-18-and-up-task-force-1.3201251

Federal task force advises wide-ranging legalization of recreational marijuana

Under the proposal that was released on Tuesday, the production of marijuana for recreational purposes would follow the system that is currently in use for medical marijuana, which is overseen and heavily regulated by Health Canada

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http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/politics/federal-task-force-advises-wide-ranging-legalization-of-recreational-marijuana/article33307322/

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  5. Jason Moody

  6. Alison McMahon

  7. Hedieh Javaheri

  8. Emily Nicoll

  9. Deanna Schmidt

  10. Dan Liu

  11. Chris Kim

  12. Jon Liedtke

  13. Tania Cyalume

  14. Sally Armstrong

  15. Nirusan Rajakulendran

  16. Joe Lee

Locations

  1. Canada

  2. Ottawa

  3. U.S.

  4. Vancouver

  5. Victoria

  6. Ontario

  7. Alberta

  8. Calgary

  9. Halifax

  10. Edmonton

  11. North America

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Organizations

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  2. CFIB

  3. Canadian Medical Association

  4. Smiths Falls

  5. Canopy Growth Corp.

  6. Bloomberg Markets

  7. Aurora Cannabis

  8. Arcview Market Research

  9. Mettrum Health Corp.

  10. Cowen & Co.

  11. MaRS Market Intelligence

  12. Canadian Pharmacists Association