Weed on campus: What you need to know

(By: Ally Yacapin) Weed is now legal in Canada. The use, cultivation, and sale of recreational cannabis has been officially legalized across the country as of Oct. 17, 2018. There are now federal laws in place dictating how cannabis can be used, how much is too much to consume, who can buy and consume cannabis and where to legally use it. Ryerson students, however, have limitations … Continue reading Weed on campus: What you need to know

Marijuana legalization: where does it stand now?

(By: Ryan Rocca) Marijuana is going to be legal in Canada in less than nine months, making our country one of the first in the world to fully legalize and regulate the drug. With that, where does the legalization process stand? A parliamentary committee recently finished reviewing Bill C-45, also known as the Cannabis Act, and has made some amendments to the bill. The committee … Continue reading Marijuana legalization: where does it stand now?

Students choosing private dealers over dispensaries: Ryerson Survey

(By: Nathan Sing) A recent study found that private dealers are a first choice for students that smoke marijuana compared to dispensaries, but most students don’t know what they’re paying for, according to staff at a dispensary. While the survey, which was conducted by first-year journalism students, found that 60.2 per cent of students don’t smoke marijuana or do so very rarely, of the 39.8 … Continue reading Students choosing private dealers over dispensaries: Ryerson Survey