Cannabis conversation and comments turn chaotic

For the second week in a row, the talk of cannabis regulation denigrated into a shouting match between a council chief (this week Gina Deer) and community member (Eileen Goodleaf) that required the meeting to be shut down. (Daniel J. Rowe, The Eastern Door) [apss_share]  One topic, and two heated arguments ended

People hope to have their say on pot

Jeremiah Johnson was told that he was not permitted on the Golden Age Club property to get signatures for his cease and desist order. (Lachlan Madill, The Eastern Door) [apss_share] For the past week, community members have had their chance to voice their opinions on the cannabis question in Kahnawake. A poll

Two communities planning for cannabis future

Loraine White (business development and legal council) and Lewis Mitchell (president) let out a huge sigh of relief when the federal approval of their cannabis production facility finally came through, making the Seven Leaf proprietors the first Onkwehón:we entrepreneurs to do so in the country. (Courtesy Seven Leaf) [apss_share] Those who attended

Pot meeting ends in call for referendum

The head table at the recent CDMP meeting on cannabis legislation took heated questions all night last Tuesday regarding the legislation's classification and council's role in the industry. (Daniel J. Rowe, The Eastern Door) [apss_share] By 8:30 p.m., Mohawk Council of Kahnawake lawyer Murray Marshall’s summary of the Kahnawake Cannabis Control Law

The long trail from seed to weed to market

James Stacey and Thomas Lahache are at the forefront of cannabis production in Quebec, and hope to bring their knowledge home to Kahnawake, and help develop the community's cannabis industry. (Daniel J. Rowe, The Eastern Door) [apss_share] If all goes to plan, the RoyalMax Biotechnology and Sublime Culture medical marijuana facility will