Anger after Toronto police raid dozens of marijuana shops

Anger after Toronto police raid dozens of marijuana shops

  • “I don’t want to disrupt anyone getting legal access to medical marijuana,” said Mr Saunders. “
  • Raids come just as Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s Liberal Government is poised to make marijuana legal to recreational users.
  • There are 83 known unlicensed marijuana dispensaries in Toronto.
  • Marijuana dispensaries are in nebulous legal territory because while medical marijuana is legal across Canada, authorities say only sellers licensed by Health Canada, which distribute products via mail, are legal.
  • Protesters shouted to Mr Saunders questioning the raid considering the likelihood that marijuana will become legal.

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Canadian marijuana users decry recent raids on dozens of Toronto shops that sell the drug, calling the operation a waste of police resources.


Anger after Toronto police raid dozens of marijuana shops

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