Marijuana to be legalized

The legal framework for the legalization of marijuana was introduced by the Liberal government April 13. The use of marijuana (cannabis) that was once labelled “teen spirit” for adolescent rebellion will soon be introduced to a country-wide market under a framework for the production, sale, distribution and possession of marijuana or “pot” as it is commonly labelled. The legislation introduced last week unveiled two new bills; one to regulate the recreational use, sale and cultivation of marijuana, and a second that strengthens measures to stop impaired driving. Once the law is passed, people will be allowed to possess up to…