Stefan Hosko

Stefan Hosko

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Pete Sessions… No Relation? Who is the Anti-Cannabis Congressman?
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Pete Sessions… No Relation? Who is the Anti-Cannabis Congressman?

Pete Sessions… No Relation? Who is the Anti-Cannabis Congressman?Two unrelated men with the last name Sessions are doing their utmost to sabotage the legalization of cannabis. If only they understood the irony of this predicament. Surely this is the punchline to some corny political joke. Unfortunately, sometimes reality is

Constellation Brands CEO Rob Sands Predicts Federal Decriminalization of Marijuana
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Constellation Brands CEO Rob Sands Predicts Federal Decriminalization of Marijuana

Constellation Brands CEO Rob Sands Predicts Federal Decriminalization of MarijuanaBig alcohol has always been one of the largest opponents of the legalization of cannabis. No doubt fearing that the legal cannabis industry would bite off a nice juicy chunk of their consumer base, these companies have spent untold sums of

Marijuana Shortage After Legalization? Canada is in For a Weed Drought
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Marijuana Shortage After Legalization? Canada is in For a Weed Drought

Marijuana Shortage After Legalization? Canada is in For a Weed DroughtLast month, Health Canada attempted to placate the Canadian public, as many feared that cannabis demand would outpace supply come legalization. However, it appears that many cannabis enthusiast’s worst nightmare will be realized, as one prominent public policy think

Smoking Weed in Public Allowed Wherever Tobacco is Permitted in Ontario
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Smoking Weed in Public Allowed Wherever Tobacco is Permitted in Ontario

Smoking Weed in Public Allowed Wherever Tobacco is Permitted in Ontario — Ontario Smoking Laws ExplainedThe Canadian marijuana experiment has seen some ridiculous solutions for the issue of where smoking weed in public is permitted. Calgary proposed the idea of special consumption sites where cannabis users can be quarantined while smoking

Into The Weeds — A Different Take on Cannabis Podcasts
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Into The Weeds — A Different Take on Cannabis Podcasts

Into The Weeds — A Different Take on Cannabis PodcastsMusicians, Puff Digital and Hello Cannabis launch a different type of Cannabis education podcast… Into The Weeds… Toronto-based creative agency Puff Digital has partnered with Hamilton-based medical cannabis educator’s Hello Cannabis to help launch “Into The Weeds”, a long-form interview podcast,

The British Columbia Marijuana Economy — Legalization Under John Horgan
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The British Columbia Marijuana Economy — Legalization Under John Horgan

The British Columbia Marijuana Economy — Legalization Under John HorganOur legalization tour has finally led us to Canada’s stoner province. British Columbia marijuana is renowned as some of the finest around the world. Given such a lofty reputation for elite cannabis, expectations could not be higher for BC’s cannabis

Marijuana and the Pharmaceutical Industry — A Love Story?
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Marijuana and the Pharmaceutical Industry — A Love Story?

Marijuana and the Pharmaceutical Industry — A Love Story?For years they fought it tooth and nail. Big Pharma spent ungodly sums of money trying to fight the legalization of cannabis in vain. They tried everything from bogus scientific research, to hilarious defamation campaigns, to political lobbying. But these failed… and

Canadian Cannabis Stores, What Happens to Grey Market Dispensaries?
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Canadian Cannabis Stores, What Happens to Grey Market Dispensaries?

Canadian Cannabis Stores — What Will Happen to the Grey Market After LegalizationEver since several Canada’s provinces announced the privatization of their cannabis industries, the fates of the grey market dispensaries have been in jeopardy. The many locally owned, Canadian cannabis stores have replaced the beenie and Birkenstock clad marijuana

Opioid Use Decreased Cannabis Use Increased Says Federal Survey
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Opioid Use Decreased Cannabis Use Increased Says Federal Survey

As of late, there has been an atmosphere of panic surrounding the opioid crisis. The epidemic of overdoses associated with newer more powerful painkillers captured media attention and the watchful eyes of the political elite. This prompted the Trump administration to place the opioid crisis at the top of their

Municipal Marijuana — The Canadian Weed Town and Legalization
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Municipal Marijuana — The Canadian Weed Town and Legalization

Municipal Marijuana — The Canadian Weed Town and LegalizationSo far, the Puff Puff Post legalization tour has taken you to four different provinces to explore what cannabis will look like across Canada. Ontario, Quebec, Alberta, and Manitoba have all been put under the magnifying glass. But what about municipal marijuana? Where