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The city has banned pot cookies and other edibles from stores.

City's top doctor defends ban on pot cookies and more from stores

Vancouver city council voted Wednesday to ban edible pot products from stores, sparking criticism that the move violates a recent Supreme Court decision.

Brazen gang murders in Vancouver result of keeping marijuana illegal: SFU prof

The recent murder at the downtown Wall Centre has shaken locals, but longtime observers of B.C.'s crime scene say its nothing unusual, and likely to continue due to the thriving illegal drug trade.

Pot culture in Vancouver: photo essay

Marijuana possession is illegal in Canada. But a VO photo series shows that not everyone is following the letter of the law.

Whoopi Goldberg admits she smoked joint before her 1991 Oscar speech

Think back to 1991 Oscars. Remember Whoopi Goldberg's acceptance speech? Perhaps not. But it has recently come up in media along with an interesting reveal. When Goldberg won Best Supporting Actress...

Between the law and the people: BC Compassion Club Society makes a place for medical marijuana

In 2006, 93 percent of Canadians polled nationwide said they approved of medical marijuana. "It's a matter of the law catching up to the society," said Jeet-Kei Leung, Communications...

Marc Emery deported

Marc Emery was deported today to a maximum security prison in the United States. He sold pot seeds to willing American buyers. Not secretly mind you, but openly, paying his taxes to the feds...

California referendum could deal devastating blow to BC's lucrative marijuana export industry

British Columbia’s cannabis activists and law enforcement officials are bracing themselves for a political earthquake that’s set to hit California this fall when voters head to the polls to legalize...