Canadian citizens now have another reason to be proud of their country. As of August 24th, 2016 they’ll be able to grow their own medical marijuana. The federal government announced the new rules in response to a court order made in February.

So if you’re Canadian and reading this, all that’s standing between you and a lovely homegrow like the ones you see in legal Colorado is a discussion with a prescribing doctor – that’s right, an awkward 10 minute Skype call where you complain about not being able to sleep… or having problems with anxiety… or that pesky glaucoma, and boom, you’re now a greenthumb operating within the bounds of Canadian federal law.

Read the full article on The Huffington Post.

Marco Lopez

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