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Cannabis in Canada

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Highs and lows of Canada legalizing recreational cannabis

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What It's Like Inside A Canadian Marijuana Greenhouse

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Gardeners jump in on Canada's blossoming cannabis industry

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The History of Cannabis in Canada

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Canada sees first day of cannabis legalization

Cannabis—or marijuana—is currently legal in Canada only for medicinal purposes, under conditions outlined in the Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations (ACMPR) issued by Health Canada, and for seed, grain, and fibre production under licence by Health Canada. On 17 October 2018, Canada is to become the third nation in the world, after Uruguay and Georgia, to formally legalize the drug. It will also become the first G7 and G20 nation to do so.
    • History 

    • Steps to legalization 

    • Public opinion, 1997–2016 

    • Cannabis as a commodity 

    • Regulation by province