Original cannabis journalism for Canadians

Farewell from The Leaf News

After two years of reporting on cannabis legalization in Canada, The Leaf News is closing down.

Dear Herb: Goodbye, and thanks for all the questions

Province rolls out education campaign for cannabis edibles

Solomon Israel

Possession pardons beneficial but not perfect, recipient says

Solomon Israel

Quebec government raises age to buy weed, but industry hopes it won't be forever

Solomon Israel


Dear Herb: I'm registered to grow medical cannabis. Can I legally export my crop?

Hexo shares slip as it reports $56.7M Q4 loss

Armina Ligaya, The Canadian Press

New, recyclable cannabis containers ready for blue bin

Solomon Israel

Bonify cannabis sales licence reinstated by Health Canada

Solomon Israel

The Liberals are back. What does that mean for cannabis policy?

A year of legal cannabis in Canada, by the numbers

Solomon Israel

Weed a $2.4M loser in Manitoba

Solomon Israel

Since Ottawa legalized marijuana it's been pretty mellow

Solomon Israel

World News

Putin pardons Israeli woman jailed in Russia on drug charges

Vladimir Isachenkov, The Associated Press

A look at what's In The News for Jan. 29

The Canadian Press

North American stock markets rebound

Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press

California tests find illegal vapes tainted with additives

Michael R. Blood, The Associated Press

Under court review: A little marijuana, a life sentence

Kevin McGill, The Associated Press

NEW ORLEANS - A military veteran who was sent to prison for life after selling less than 1 gram (0.04 ounce) of marijuana to an undercover investigator should be allowed to pursue an appeal of the harsh sentence, defence attorneys told the Supreme Court of Louisiana on Monday.

Stock markets tumble on coronavirus fears

Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press