Most Albertans Voice Support for Legalizing Marijuana

Seven-in-ten residents reject the notion that other countries would have to legalize marijuana before Canada changes its guidelines. Calgary, AB – While roughly half of Albertans claim to have never tried marijuana, a majority of the province’s residents are in favour of legalization, a new Insights West poll has found. In the online survey of… Read more »

Users and Non-Users Across Canada Support Marijuana Legalization

More than half of those who have never tried cannabis are in favour of legalization, and regard it as a good revenue generator for governments. Vancouver, BC – Most Canadians believe it is time to legalize marijuana, including many who have never actually used it, a new Canada-wide Insights West poll has found. In the… Read more »

British Columbians Support the Legalization of Marijuana

Most residents agree with the City of Vancouver’s recent decision to approve new regulations for marijuana dispensaries. Vancouver, BC – The notion of legalizing and taxing marijuana is very popular in British Columbia, although concerns over an increase in cases of impaired driving persists, a new Insights West poll has found. In the online survey… Read more »

Ethnicity Helps Define British Columbia’s Moral Compass

East Asian residents disagree with legalizing marijuana, while South Asians are the least likely to agree with abortion and gambling. Vancouver, BC – Ethnicity is one of the major drivers of moral positions in British Columbia, a new Insights West poll has found. The online survey of a representative provincial sample asked British Columbians about… Read more »

Alberta’s Marijuana Framework Gets Positive Reviews from Residents

Support for legalizing cannabis increased in the province, but there is little appetite to make other drugs available. Calgary, AB – Many Albertans are satisfied with the marijuana-related policies recently introduced by the provincial government, a new Insights West poll has found. In the online survey of a representative provincial sample, 88% of Albertans agree… Read more »

Most Washingtonians Satisfied with State’s Marijuana Regulations

Two thirds are glad that taxing and regulating marijuana has provided another source of revenue for the government. Vancouver, BC – After more than two years with legal marijuana in their state, most Washingtonians are content with the situation, a new state-wide Insights West poll has found. In the online survey of a representative sample… Read more »

Canadians Want Legal Marijuana, But Unsure of Where to Buy It

Only 9% of Canadians who have never used marijuana are “likely” to try it for the first time if it becomes legal. Vancouver, BC – Most Canadians are in favour of marijuana becoming legal, but there is no consensus on the best venue to allow the substance to be sold to the public, a new… Read more »

British Columbians Would Legalize Marijuana, But Not Other Drugs

Two-in-five residents believe marijuana should be sold in stand-alone facilities, and not drugstores or liquor stores. Vancouver, BC – While a large proportion of British Columbians continues to voice support for the legalization of marijuana, very few are in favour of making other drugs readily available to the public, a new Insights West poll has… Read more »

British Columbians are Split on Whether Canada and BC are Ready for Recreational Marijuana Legalization

While residents are supportive of the tax revenues, decriminalization, new jobs and safety controls that marijuana legalization will bring, they are very concerned about addiction, impaired driving and unwanted second-hand smoke. Vancouver, BC – According to the latest Insights West Poll, although British Columbians continue to be supportive of marijuana legalization in Canada, residents are… Read more »

Cannabis Consumption on the Rise With Canadians Since Legalization

Vancouver, BC – According to a new study called “The Future of Cannabis in Canada” conducted by Insights West for Resonance Consultancy in partnership with Valens GroWorks, there has been a Canadian-wide increase in Cannabis consumption since legalization and strong future demand for edibles. However, the black and grey market for buying still dominates legal… Read more »