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Canada’s Prime Minister Says Marijuana Legalization Law to be Ready by Summer

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says legislation to legalize marijuana should be ready by the summer. The comments came yesterday at Canadian Forces Base Esquimalt during the start of a two-day trip for Trudeau to Victoria and Vancouver. Trudeau – who made it a campaign promise to legalize marijuana – says that until the upcoming proposal becomes …

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Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Mandates the Legalization of Cannabis

Recently elected Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has issued a letter of mandates to the nation’s Minister of Justice and Attorney General. Among the mandates is that the country must legalize and regulate the recreational use of cannabis, fulfilling a campaign promise by Trudeau that he would legalize cannabis if elected. In the letter, Trudeau …

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Canada’s Liberals Sweep to Victory—With a Marijuana Legalization Platform

By Phillip Smith, StoptheDrugWar.org Led by Justin Trudeau, Canada’s Liberal Party swept to a strong victory in Monday’s elections. While results were still being tallied Monday night, it looks as if the party has won enough seats to form a majority government by itself. At press time, the Liberals had won 156 six seats in …

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