Tobacco Subsidies in the United States totaled $1.9 billion from 1995-2017.

Reproduced, without any permission whatsoever!! "Tobacco is the only consumer product that kills when used exactly as the manufacturer intends. It does so at an alarming rate – one in two long-term users will eventually be killed by their habit. While the use of tobacco is declining in higher income countries, elsewhere it continues to increase. Nearly... Continue Reading →


Property for my Barrie billboard!

🙂 I think I may know just the person, they might truly get a kick out it!!! Perhaps we can strike some sort of a deal, yup, still laughing! I'd like something close to that building the County of Simcoe Paramedic Services uses. -USE EXTREME CAUTION- You are entering Hazzard County Home of Royal Victoria... Continue Reading →

Tenant Rights – Medical Cannabis

Republished article // Emphasis added Source by Laura Track This article was originally published in the Summer 2018 issue of Landlord BC’s magazine The Key. With marijuana legalization on the near horizon, landlords need to be aware of their obligations under BC’s Human Rights Code. There are situations where human rights laws may make it unlawful... Continue Reading →

Nova Scotia Court of Appeal – Housing

Citation: G.(R.) v Nova Scotia (Department of Community Services), 2018 NSCA 69 (CanLII) Excerpt follows // Emphasis added   Link to full decision on CanLII [36]         Apart from the discretion found in s. 46, G.(R.) qualified for total assistance of $810 per month to cover her basic needs, including shelter. However, she was unable to... Continue Reading →

The Right to Protest in Town Square

An amusing, yet somewhat ironic read. Citation Republished / Excerpt follows Citation: Bracken v. Fort Erie (Town), 2017 ONCA 668 (CanLII), <;, retrieved on 2017-09-22   [1]            The appellant, Mr. Bracken, describes himself as a citizen journalist. When he disagrees with government decisions, he states his opinions, demands answers, and makes use of... Continue Reading →

Canada’s Cannabis Act Hearings

Hot off the presses! Canada's Cannabis Act Hearings - Release - From Dana Larsen follows: Sensible BC Hey Barb, I just got back from Ottawa, and I wanted to share some links with you. I was in Ottawa to testify about the Liberal's Cannabis Act. I spoke to the Standing Committee on Health, and explained... Continue Reading →

Guilty? More Police Brutality in Ottawa

I changed that ! to ? That's it. Excerpts of Republished citation follows// emphasis added Citation: Carr v Ottawa Police Services Board, 2017 ONSC 4331 (CanLII), <;, retrieved on 2017-07-31 The Issues [7]               The issues to be determined are:    Was the arrest of Roxanne Carr lawful under either the provincial... Continue Reading →

Tolling the Statute of Limitations

Citation: Presidential MSH Corporation v. Marr Foster & Co. LLP, 2017 ONCA 325 (CanLII), <;, retrieved on 2017-07-22 A republished commentary on this Ontario Court of Appeal decision follows Source link Fixing the Mistake: Limitation Periods in Professional Negligence Cases Presidential MSH Corporation v. Marr Foster & Co. LLP, 2017 ONCA 325 (CanLII) by... Continue Reading →

Right to Counsel without Delay

Citation: R. v. Fountain, 2017 ONCA 596 (CanLII), <;, retrieved on 2017-07-20 Arrest or detention 10.   Everyone has the right on arrest or detention (a) to be informed promptly of the reasons therefor; (b) to retain and instruct counsel without delay and to be informed of that right; and (c) to have the validity... Continue Reading →

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