Commentary, Cannabis Spot

Reasonable Doubt: Does driving under the influence of marijuana constitute negligence?

We are days away from the legalization of cannabis in Canada. It is happening on October 17. There are so many aspects of life that seem affected. Students and employees are signing on to updated school or workplace policies on marijuana use. Travellers are wondering if they will have trouble crossing the U.S. border. Investors are looking at putting money into cannabis companies. The Georgia Straight even has an entire website devoted to cannabis.


Reasonable Doubt: Can I tell the judge about my medical marijuana?

When you really boil it down, a personal-injury lawsuit is about whether a person is suffering because of another’s wrongdoing..


Sarah Leamon: Employers who institute random testing for cannabis could run into difficulties

As the government's self-imposed deadline for marijuana legalization approaches, politicians and legislators have been working around the clock to tie.