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Trump official calls B.C. wine law 'discriminatory' against U.S.

The official wants to scrutinize a B.C. law banning non-local wine from grocery store shelves.

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Is Canadian Tire's Helly Hansen Acquisition Beneficial?

Canadian Tire Corporation is a leading retail chain in Canada with over 1,700 locations. Its acquisition of Helly Hansen will strengthen its portfolio of brands (Seeking Alpha)

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Canada's pot industry gets a new supporter: Snoop Dogg

Canada is more advanced than the United States regarding its approach to cannabis, world-famous rapper and weed entrepreneur Snoop Dogg said Friday to a crowd of hundreds at Montreal's C2 technology conference.

The entertainer lamented that in the U.S., some states such as Colorado and California have legalized weed, while others continue to enforce a strict ban on the product. Cannabis also remains illegal under U.S. federal law.

"And in Canada, it's like -- let's just make it happen!" Snoop said about Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's plan to reform the Criminal Code and legalize recreational pot for the whole country.

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MedMen set to become one of biggest Canadian-listed pot firms next week: Sources - BNN

MedMen Enterprises, the U.S. marijuana retailer known for its upscale, Apple-like stores, plans to finalize its reverse takeover listing next week and is set to become one of the biggest publicly-traded cannabis firms on the Canadian market, according to multiple people familiar with the matter.

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