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Police bust and sieze cannabis websites, online vendors evade rules.

Edmonton police are taking their fight against illegal cannabis online, but some sellers are still evading the rules.

Police say they have begun taking over more than 100 domains for websites selling illegal cannabis this week. Websites display a message indicating the domain has been seized and asking visitors with information to contact police. Recreational cannabis can only be legally purchased online from Alberta Gaming, Liquor and Cannabis (AGLC) in this province.

At least one vendor seems to have circumvented the shutdown. Getkush.ca was seized by police this week, but a post on the company’s Facebook page indicates it changed its domain on Monday. The new website is still active.

By Lauren Boothby The Edmonton Journal
READ MORE HERE: edmontonjournal.com/news/crime/edmonton-police-bust-cannabis-websites-online-vendors-evade-rules/

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