As Canada legalized recreational marijuana yesterday, the stock market responded to the various cannabis companies who are listed in exchanges around North America. The new laws, which went into effect overnight, allow adults over the age of 18 to carry up to 30 grams of marijuana for their own personal use, and they can also share it with whoever they want as long as that person is also of age.
"We will be introducing legislation to introduce an expedited pardon process, with no fee, for those with previous convictions for simple possession of cannabis", Scott Bardsley, a spokesperson for Canada's Office of the Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, told ABC News on Wednesday.
"If you're under the influence, you're going to be in trouble". But take note: people returning to the U.S. from Canada are barred from bringing any marijuana products with them because it is illegal at the federal level, said Stephanie Malin, a spokesperson for U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP).
Brian Masse MP is a member of Canada's House of Commons.
The government has said that edibles will be permitted for legal sale within one year of legalization, but it's not clear when that exact date will be or what the timeline will look like for the year ahead.
"Kamloops just seemed to be the right place at the right time, where they had the zoning in place, they had a store location that was flawless for what we wanted to do", he said. Masse hopes that the agency's remarks will offer more clarity.
As marijuana enthusiasts continue celebrating this historic day for Canada, here's a quick primer to get you up to speed. "If you do, these are the consequences'".
Vancouver International Airport (YVR) is already taking measures to warn travelers about carrying marijuana across international borders.
Experts say Canada's legalization is going to change the global conversation on drug policy.
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