Wednesday, March 18, 2020
‘The legal stuff is garbage’: why Canada’s cannabis black market keeps thriving
North America’s biggest companies have seen their market values lose billions, prompting comparisons to dotcom bust
Cannabis may be legal in Vancouver but visitors looking to score are likely to run into a seemingly counterintuitive suggestion: try the black market.
Recreational marijuana was legalised across Canada in October 2018. And yet on Reddit, the specialist forum website used by millions every day, many of Vancouver’s cannabis connoisseurs still swear by their underground supply.