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Shoppers Drug Mart Takes Progressive Steps Forward Surrounding Medical Marijuana

Loblaws and Shoppers Drug Mart have been making headlines after announcing plans to cover the cost of medical cannabis for their employees. This is a big, bold step for Canada’s largest pharmacy chains, and sets precedent, in hopes other companies will follow suit. It’s very rare in Canada for cannabis to be covered under group insurance. So much in fact that Jonathan Zaid, a student who … Continue reading Shoppers Drug Mart Takes Progressive Steps Forward Surrounding Medical Marijuana

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Trudeau Had No Problem Smoking Pot – But Why Won’t He Decriminalize It? (VIDEO)

Justin Trudeau opened up about his history of pot use long before he was elected Canada’s 23rd prime minister. But he’s come under fire recently for his reluctance to decriminalize the drug ahead of the Liberal government’s plans to legalize recreational marijuana use this summer. The NDP has continually urged the Liberals to decriminalize pot prior to legalization, in order to ensure Canadians won’t receive life-long … Continue reading Trudeau Had No Problem Smoking Pot – But Why Won’t He Decriminalize It? (VIDEO)