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Marijuana activists Marc and Jodie Emery arrested in Toronto, stores raided
Prominent marijuana activists Marc and Jodie Emery have been arrested in Toronto and police are raiding several pot dispensaries associated with the couple. Lawyer Jack Lloyd says the couple was...
The Canadian Press
Mar 9th, 2017
Vancouver pot protest 'necessary' despite legalization promise, activist
VANCOUVER — Optimism mixed with thick clouds of pot smoke in downtown Vancouver last year as tens of thousands of people gathered for the annual "4-20" marijuana legalization rally under a massive...
Apr 20th, 2016
Teen marijuana use common because of Canadian drug policy, says pot activist
The high rate of marijuana use among Canada’s youth is a by-product of strict drug control, pot activist and BC Green Party candidate Jodie Emery said. Canada has the highest rate of...
Apr 15th, 2013
Harper and Clark: Fiscal restraint, fancy new Science World
PM pushes investment, tight budgets; premier just loves science.
Nov 25th, 2011
Jodie Emery on running Prince of Pot's Cannabis Culture empire
"The Princess of Pot", Jodie Emery, talks with VO about high times at Cannabis Culture Magazine and hard times without Marc.
Jul 19th, 2011