Canada's two biggest legal cannabis producers both reported financial results to investors this week. Other than growing tons of weed with Ottawa's approval, the reports show Canopy Growth and Aurora Cannabis have something important in common: both companies want to sell as much marijuana as possible outside their home country.
CHARLOTTETOWN - An appeal court has found that a judge mistakenly failed to consider the Cree background of a drug trafficker who had been taken from his Manitoba parents as an infant and raised by a non-Aboriginal family on Prince Edward Island.
TORONTO - A 42-year-old Ottawa man has been arrested and Toronto police say they are looking for two others after seizing guns, ammunition and drugs — including a large amount of the deadly opioid fentanyl — in a series of raids in the city.
HALIFAX - Police say six adults and a youth are facing charges after officers raided a Halifax-area home early Saturday morning following a drug trafficking investigation.
OTTAWA - Former justice minister Jody Wilson-Raybould angered senators by refusing to give testimony on a change to the Criminal Code that is now at the centre of allegations that she was improperly pressured to help SNC-Lavalin avoid criminal prosecution.