The Canadian model of cannabis reform is focused on improving public health and protecting our kids. It will be constrained, conservative, and reflective of middle-ground Canadian values.
Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould is the lead minister on the legalization of marijuana. After 45-years of research and reflection it’s clear that Canada has taken its time. Colorado had only 14 months to design and launch a new legal cannabis regime. Canada’s fully developed model will spend the same amount of time just being scrutinized by both Houses of Parliament, writes Senator Tony Dean.
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PARLIAMENT HILL—Canada is on track to legalize and strictly regulate cannabis some time in the next few months.
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