Today Marks a Historical Moment in Time
For nearly one hundred years the Cannabis plant has been outlawed in North America and those who cultivated it, consumed and shared it
In a historic move Canada has become the second country, behind Uruguay, to legalize both medical (legal in Canada since 2001 and serving over 330,000 Canadians) and recreational Cannabis use nation-wide under the Cannabis Act which came into effect on October 17th.
Now Canadians who use Cannabis medically, therapeutically or just for fun can do so without fear of imprisonment and fines. Canadians can grow up to four Cannabis plants per household, carry up to 30 grams at a time, and can enjoy a variety of choice regarding both the form of Cannabis they enjoy and which vendor to purchase it from.
In the future Canadians will also have access to regulated and responsibly produced edibles and infusions which will only open the door further for small businesses, craft producers, women and people of
We start every day excited to work on something as important and influential as Medical Cannabis.
From all of us here at Plena, Happy October 17th, Happy Legalization Day!