Cannabis Oil, Fresh Marijuana Now Available In Wake Of Top Court Decision

Health Canada says licensed medicinal marijuana producers can now produce and sell cannabis oil and fresh marijuana buds and leaves as well as the dried form.

CANADA:  Medical marijuana users can legally consume other forms of the drug beyond the traditional dried version under new Health Canada rules that follow a recent ruling by the Supreme Court of Canada. The department says licensed medicinal marijuana producers can now produce and sell cannabis oil and fresh marijuana buds and leaves as well Read the full article…

Licensed Pot Producers Are Wary Of High Court Ruling On Edible Marijuana

Medical marijuana suppliers aren’t sure if Thursday’s Supreme Court decision legalizes making and selling edible cannabis products.

CANADA:  Marijuana-medicated brownies, teas and oils are now on the menu for patients who prefer ingesting their treatment, yet commercially licensed pot producers say a high court ruling doesn’t set out clear directions for them. Lawyers at the cannabis industry’s national association are hashing out the impact of a Supreme Court of Canada ruling on Read the full article…

Medical Marijuana Users Can Bake It, Not Just Smoke It, Top Court Rules

The Supreme Court of Canada has ruled that users of medical marijuana have the right to bake the drug in addition to smoking it.

CANADA:  The Supreme Court of Canada has ruled that users of marijuana for medical purposes have the right to bake the drug into cookies, take it in lozenge form or as topical oils, in addition to smoking it. In a unanimous ruling Friday, the court said that federal law limiting medical marijuana use to smoking Read the full article…

Medical Marijuana Cookie Case Hits Canada’s High Court

The federal government is appealing the dismissal by B.C. courts of drug trafficking charges against Owen Smith, a Victoria man caught baking pot cookies for members of a local compassion club.

CANADA:  Turning medical marijuana into cookies, tea or oil should not be a criminal act that risks jail time, a B.C. lawyer told the Supreme Court of Canada Friday in the first ever hearing of its kind. Kirk Tousaw appeared before the country’s top court to argue the ban on cannabis derivatives, extracts and edibles Read the full article…

High Court To Decide Right To Pot Cookies

There are already almost 100 medical marijuana dispensaries in Vancouver and more pot shops are sprouting up in the suburbs and in Victoria.

CANADA:  Canada’s high court will weigh the constitutional rights of medical marijuana users for the first time on Friday. At stake in the case before the Supreme Court of Canada is whether approved legal cannabis users can be restricted to just using dried marijuana – the only authorized product under the new system of regulated producers Read the full article…