Vancouver Marijuana Activists Defy City, Clash With Police At Annual Cannabis Day Rally

CANADA:  What a bong show. Pot activists and Vancouver police clashed at a Canada Day demonstration on Wednesday at the Vancouver Art Gallery. At least four people were arrested as the so-called protest stretched into a long, hot day full of pro-pot propaganda on the concrete steps of the art gallery. In defiance of a Read the full article…

Cannabis Day Organizers Must ‘Cease And Desist,’ Says City Of Vancouver

CANADA:  The City of Vancouver has told organizers of an annual Canada Day marijuana festival to ‘cease and desist’ any marketing or promotion because they have not obtained a permit. ‘Cannabis Day’ is held every year on July 1 in front of the Vancouver Art Gallery. Thousands of people usually show up to support marijuana legalization and Read the full article…

4/20 Set To Smoke Out Vancouver For Annual Marijuana Event

CANADA:  Organizers are expecting a solid turnout of about 25,000 marijuana smokers and a record number of vendors at Monday’s annual downtown celebration and rally known as 4/20. “Interest has been very big leading up to the day,” said event coordinator Jeremiah Vandermeer. “Our booths sold out in three days and we had to flex Read the full article…