Immigration advocates who have led the push for Vancouver to adopt so-called "sanctuary city" policies have expressed strong dissatisfaction with new guidelines that the Vancouver Police Department has shared with the public.
Federal drug laws have prevented Insite from providing supervision to people who require assistance injecting drugs. Now, 15 years after the facility opened, a Health Canada program could finally change that.
When recreational cannabis is officially allowed on store shelves this October 17, West Vancouver residents are going to have to travel to a neighboring municipality if they want to purchase the plant legally.
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