Cannabis producers had reservations over the proposed regulations.
Some campuses are more lenient than others.
Bill C-45 passed at second reading.
Most expect the bill to survive a second reading but "accidents can happen."
They aren't going away soon.
Tories are concerned about a provision dealing with kids between the ages of 12 and 17.
If Trudeau says something shouldn't be criminal in a year, then people shouldn't be getting criminal records for it now - especially when most of those people are folks who don't enjoy his family's privileges of being white and wealthy. A criminal record traps people in the country and traps them in poverty. Almost every job does background checks, even volunteer organizations. It deeply impacts lives and when that record is due to nonviolent pot possession, it amounts to cruel and usual punishment.
Reasonable taxation, responsible branding and in-store marketing are the most powerful tools the federal government has to eliminate the black market. Professional companies must be allowed to explain to consumers why their products are superior to those offered by their illegal competitors.
Trudeau’s comments come as his government is set to introduce legislation regulating the sale of marijuana this spring.
The 23,500 square foot production facility in Paris, Ontario started off early in cultivation. As soon as their license to grow was granted, work began straight away. As part of a fully integrated medical marijuana and health care company, high standards must be held to carry on business under the regulations.