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marijuana legalization

  • Ontario realtors’ group calls for stronger protections against grow ops

    April 9, 2018 by Shawn Jeffords, THE CANADIAN PRESS

    Ontario’s real estate agents want stronger rules to protect home buyers against purchasing a former marijuana grow op — a situation it says will increase once cannabis is legalized this year. The Ontario Real Estate Association, which represents the province’s

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    Got a Light?

    February 11, 2018 by Peter Sobchak

    2018 will be an interesting year, if the clouds on the horizon are any indication. But they’re not storm clouds, exactly: they’re clouds of pot smoke. As we all know, this year will see new federal legislation decriminalize the possession and distribution of marijuana and permit the

  • Legal marijuana shops could boost nearby properties: experts, study

    January 24, 2018 by THE CANADIAN PRESS

    While Ontario landlords are looking to ban marijuana use in their rental units and several municipalities don’t want legal cannabis stores in their neighbourhoods, experts and a U.S. study suggest that recreational pot could lift property values. Property prices for