Health Canada Will Actively Monitor For Marijuana Advertising Violators

The Health Minister ordered a crackdown on groups that illegally advertise marijuana.

CANADA:  Health Minister Rona Ambrose ordered a crackdown on groups that illegally advertise marijuana and re-stated the Conservative party’s pledge to keep storefront dispensaries illegal Saturday on the eve of the expected launch of a federal election campaign. “Today I directed Health Canada to create a task force to crack down on illegal marijuana advertising,” Read the full article…

Canada: Rona Ambrose Announces $11.5-Million Anti-Pot Program

The initiative, announced Wednesday in B.C. by Health Minister Rona Ambrose, will spend five years telling Canadian kids that drugs are bad -- but the timing suggests a thinly-veiled attack on Liberal leader Justin Trudeau.

CANADA: The Tories want to make sure you know recreational drug use is not okay. Despite what certain leaders of other parties may suggest. And they’re backing it up with a $11.5-million program. The funding from Health Canada will go towards education and prevention “on the impact of youth marijuana use on the developing brain,” according to Read the full article…