What does cannabis do to your brain? Everyone has an opinion, but research doesn’t lie. Shauna sits down with addictions specialist Denis Long to talk about some of the potential dangers of marijuana use. He brings 30 years of experience to the table as they discuss mental health and other risk factors. Is it a gateway drug? What are the risks? What will we learn now that it’s legal?
Jodie Emery was one of the key players to pave the way to legalization. She’s also a convicted felon and her crimes aren’t petty—they include trafficking and money laundering. Now that weed is legal, she’s fighting to clear her name. In this episode, Emery sparks a joint as she tells Shauna about her thoughts on the federal government’s decision to pardon those with minor pot-related convictions.