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Here’s Why the Courts May Strike Down Provinces’ Bans on Growing Your Own Pot

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Media Mention

Publication Date

12-13-2017

Source Publication

Global News

Description

Provincial laws that bar people from growing their own marijuana will certainly be challenged in the courts, and the challenges have a “a decent chance” of success, legal experts say.

The federal cannabis legalization bill, now in the Senate, allows individuals up to four cannabis plants, so long as there aren’t more than four in any given home.

On the other hand, Manitoba and Quebec have said they plan to ban home grows completely.

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Article is written by Patrick Cain with commentary by Prof. Bruce Ryder.

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