We’re almost there. Cannabis legalization is a few days away and Canadians' collective interest has peaked. The Globe has published dozens of articles on several aspects of legal cannabis, including several articles that discuss everything from what each province is doing to how to talk to your kids about pot. We have been documenting Canada’s preparations for legalization day, and the possible future that comes after. Our cannabis portal is good places to get caught up and stay informed once legalization is here.
Here’s our list of cannabis explainers:
Canadian cannabis will be legal in a few days. Read this first
Where can Canadians buy and smoke marijuana when legalization begins on Oct. 17? Who benefits from legal cannabis? Here’s an overview of the big questions
Cannabis legalization: What is your province or territory doing? A guide
Legal recreational marijuana will be a reality on Oct. 17. Here’s what different governments are doing to prepare, and what you need to know about what comes next.
A consumer’s guide to cannabis basics
For the uninitiated, the ins and outs of how to purchase and use marijuana can be daunting, so here are a few tips to consider after Oct. 17
Small Business primer: What is craft cannabis and how will it fit into the legal market?
Federal rules allow for a micro-cultivation and micro-processing licences, which will enable small or niche businesses the chance to build a business around cannabis
Investing explainer: An investor’s guide to cannabis
There may be no other sector with higher investor interest than cannabis. Here’s what you need to know about the new sector
Cannabis and your health: What doctors are concerned about
With the advent of legal recreational marijuana, doctors have a different set of worries
Cannabis and your kids: Nine harm-reduction points to make with your teen
Did you know edibles are the main cause of emergency-room visits for cannabis? Do you know what shatter, wax or budder is? Here are a few facts and figures parents can share with their kids
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