Court of Appeal for Ontario suspended what it called a “dubious” lower court ruling.
Stay application could result in court ruling being put on hold until a formal appeal is heard.
Doug Ford says he plans to stress the need to protect Ontario workers in the steel, automotive, and agricultural sectors.
Doug Ford’s government expected to bring the matter to a final vote on Thursday.
Greenpeace says the government flouted the province’s Environmental Bill of Rights by failing to hold public consultations.
Toronto Mayor John Tory said city needs to be consulted.
Ontario gov will not appeal court decision.
Provinces have until the weekend to submit their plans for federal scrutiny; failing grades will lead to Ottawa’s imposition of a carbon price.
Ford says the change will save families $80 a year and small businesses will save $285 annually.
Closures to take place by year-end will affect about 65 workers in Barrie and Peterborough.
Judge said excluding the electric car maker from a grace period singled out Tesla for harm.
Only three companies participating.
Whether or not communities want pot shops could be a big issue in municipal elections.
Has partnered with marijuana clinic operator National Access Cannabis.
One lawmaker called the Ontario legislature a “toxic environment”.