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'(It's) the way to go': Brian Mulroney explains his about-face on cannabis
Former prime minister Brian Mulroney — whose government once introduced legislation continuing to classify marijuana in the same category as heroin — has not only become a born-again weed evangelical, but now says Canada is poised to influence the rest of the world to join the cannabis bandwagon.
The Pollcast: Counting down to 2019
On the latest episode of the Pollcast, Vassy Kapelos and Chris Hall join Éric Grenier to look ahead to next year's federal election and Jacques Poitras breaks down the latest news in New Brunswick ahead of next week's sitting of the deadlocked legislature.
Doug Ford campaign adviser appointed to Washington trade post
A campaign adviser to Premier Doug Ford has been appointed as Ontario's trade representative to the United States.
Tens of thousands of Canadians could soon be eligible for a pot pardon, but lawyers warn about limitations
The Liberal government's announcement that it will expedite the processing of pardons for people with minor cannabis-related crimes is welcome news to quite literally tens of thousands of Canadians who have been convicted of possession offences.
New federal asbestos ban includes controversial exemptions
There are many questions about the Mark Norman affair but Tories keep asking the same one
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Liberal government to waive fee, waiting time for pot pardons
Power & Politics Oct. 17: Day one of legal weed, pardons and more
Canada to apply USMCA cultural exemption to trade in digital media
U.S. border patrol warns 'amnesty' for pot convictions doesn't guarantee entry
Cannabis is not a traditional medicine like tobacco, says Mohawk Nation
Canada ban on asbestos takes effect but mining residues are exempt
Scott Brison denies lobbying for shipbuilder in Mark Norman affair
Ex-ambassador delivers aggressive defence of Saudi arms deal
$83M needed to repair 'fire hazard' 24 Sussex and other official residences, commission says
Ontario killer and rapist Paul Bernardo denied parole
Power & Politics Oct. 16: The pot special, P&P tells you everything you need to know about pot legalization
Federal government's tariff relief plan faces criticism; Morneau says 50 firms tariff-free
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