While notorious pot seed salesman and cannabis activist Marc Emery awaits the final phase of his release from U.S. prison and deportation to Canada, his wife Jodie is hoping to get the Liberal Party's nod to run for Parliament.
I just had the pleasure of a six-week sojourn in Mexico, my first such vacation in about 20 years. But it wasn't all fun and games - I was also there to make acquisitions for my Herb Museum in Vancouver.
Canada's proposed change to a so-called "free market" for medical marijuana cultivation and sales is really an over-regulated cartel.
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford says he's "smoked" marijuana - "a lot" of it - but avoids the question regarding when exactly was the last time he toked.
Canada's probable next Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has been known to speak out of both sides of his mouth on marijuana, but his latest comments about legalization are promising.